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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...

Return to the Relentless River of Everest

For veteran expedition kayaker Ben Stookesberry, an Adventurer of the Year who is known for running the world’s wildest whitewater, and up-and-coming Nepali kayaker Surjan Tamang,...

Bunny Johns – 2008 Boater Chick of the Year!

Presenting Bunny Johns, Boater Chick of the Year! When I arrived in the Nantahala Community in 1990, I found myself surrounded by so many great...

A Star is Born: The NPFF

In 1981 the Russell Fork was the holy grail of the hair boating set. BWA club member Sam Moore, one of the most intrepid...

Unfiltered: Reg Lake

I got in my first kayak in 1970 with the Sierra Club. Two years later, Pete Winn invited me on a Grand Canyon trip....

Lady of the River

The morning dawned foggy over Vermont. Kay Wilson Henry ‘67, just back from a three-week canoeing trip in the canyons of the American Southwest, pulled...

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...

Digital Feature: Circling Back

"I am my own man, with my own moments to shape me now, but I cannot deny the extent to which my life is...

Launching a legacy: Nantahala Outdoor Center

When Payson and Aurelia Kennedy quit their jobs in Atlanta, cashed out their retirement, packed up their four children and headed for the wild...

Summer of Deliverance

Forty years ago, a film appeared on the big screen which caused theater-goers to squirm with angst—not from some imaginative sci-fi scenario, but because...