Ken Brower on Defeating Dams

In 1952, Ken Brower entered a new kind of battle. However, as an 8-year-old boy loading up onto an Army surplus neoprene pontoon raft,...
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LVMTV: Cheoah Releases

Today, we talk with American Whitewater's Jeff Paine and Kevin Colburn about their work and success securing releases on North Carolina's Cheoah River. AW...

When a Kennedy came to North Creek

Plenty of visitors take advantage of New York state's wilderness and mix business with pleasure during working vacations in the Adirondacks. Yet, when it...

The Gauley, By Golly

...after careful consideration it was judged too difficult for men and women in US Army uniforms to discuss the "Gad Dam" without rolling on...
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THE IMPORTANT PLACES.

Short film about the connection between a father and son, and the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. The film explores the growth of...

Lehigh Whitewater – A Brief History

The Lehigh River, a once wild and scenic river, became stagnant when it was dammed in the early 1800s to allow shipment of anthracite...

Election Day Flood remembered

The 1985 flood had a big impact on the whitewater rafting business and affected everyone who paddled the river in canoes and kayaks. It...

Legendary Activist Martin Litton

California-based journalist, editor and World War II vet Martin Litton first ran the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River in 1955. As a trivial...

Simply Grand: Roughriding in the Grand Canyon

That is the magic of the Grand Canyon. Even when you have been there, a part of you cannot believe it. Nor can you...

The Origins of Ladshaw Day

Hydroelectric power supplies a modest 6-8% of electric demand in the U.S. today, but following the installation of the nation's first hydroelectric plant in...