The Old Man and the River

Water running over rocks, Normal people don't come here --Martin Litton On the Grand Canyon No one is likely to insult Martin Litton by calling him normal,...

Paddling the Cheat: Then & Now

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Botella

A short film by Mike McKay The Rio Alseseca in Mexico tears its way from a dormant volcano high above Veracruz in a ceaseless torrent...

Ain’t It Just Grand

It's a blustery April afternoon on the Colorado River, deep inside Grand Canyon National Park, and from his seat in the stern of a...

Story of the Dolores

Since the late 1980s, when McPhee Dam started diverting the water out of the Dolores River in Colorado, it’s been a long haul to...

FIBArk: Everyone’s Favorite Whitewater Festival

When whitewater boating festival organizers hammer out event calendars around the country, they always leave the third week in June alone. That’s when FIBArk...

Tallulah – Day One

It is late in the day, but oh what a day it has been. One hundred and twenty lucky paddlers have hiked down a...

The Green River Gorge

A call to preservation Thirty-four years ago, farsighted conservationists like Wolf Bauer, together with state park planners, moved to preserve the gorge and the lands...

A River Dammed, A Legacy Shifted

How Tacoma Power Plans for the Cowlitz River Inspired One of the State’s Greatest Adventurers Into a Career of Conservation The Cowlitz River was once...

Eighty Years on the Sharp End

Kayaking Harry Higman, Wolf’s old scoutmaster, introduced Wolf to foldboating on the lower rivers of Puget Sound after World War II. Foldboating was developed in...