kayaking

Guides’ First Rivers Series River guides are notorious storytellers—and whether they be true or tall or somewhere in-between, the stories we tell about the river are a part and reflection of our own story. They are a part of who we are and we will be. (Deep water, brother…) So, in…

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The Night Is Darkest Before Dawn A Look Downstream at the Wild & Scenic Rogue River Canyon Despite what can only be called an abnormally warm and dry Winter for Southern Oregon, recent assessments by officials charged with managing water in the Rogue Basin offer good reason for optimism, if not outright…

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Looking for your river guide? As part of our ongoing efforts to emphasize the importance of following your guide(s), we bring you a video update from OTT river guide Jon Angstadt (A.K.A., Junebug) and his kayaking and cultural adventure in Pucon, Chile. (Take note of the stylish OTT Staff shirt…

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On the Junebug Trail… Junebug Reposing on the Main Salmon, ID This past summer was Junebug’s (A.K.A., Jon Angstadt) first guiding for Orange Torpedo Trips. But he’s no whitewater rookie, nor is he just seasonally interested in rivers. In fact, Junebug might be more stoked on kayaking than just about…

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Last winter a collection of Orange Torpedo Trips guides and want to be “legends” headed back to the East Fork of the Lewis river in southern Washington to try running a 20+ ft waterfall in an Orange Torpedo Tahiti. 2 years ago Chewy tried and failed as shown in the…

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A rafting trip down the Main Salmon River is the vacation of a lifetime so it’s important to make sure you book the right trip, with the right company, at the right time, with the right options. Here is a guide to help make sure you find exactly what you…

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