Alright Velo’s! Its story time.
As we’re heading into fall and already starting to miss summer I feel like its time to share one of my favorite family times. Good ol rafting.
Now as a Dad I decided the kids should see what my favorite summer activity used to be and enjoy it to its fullest.
Whitewater rafting! Yeah you read that right I took my kids down Oregon’s Rogue River and it was amazing!
Begin Story :)
Who doesn’t enjoy an adrenaline rush now and then? Why don’t you and your family pack your bags and get ready for an adventure like never before? We are talking about rafting the Rogue River and joining hands with expert outfitters in the Oregon area.
Picture this for your next vacation! Rogue river rafting, fishing, swimming, camping, reveling in all sorts of fun activities, wilderness adventures, getting educated by listening to true life stories, and more…
Whether you intend going on holiday for a camping experience like no other, a scenic boat trip or a thrilling ride, rafting the rogue river All this is made possible thank to experienced outfitters such as Orange Torpedo Trips. They are among the best excursion companies around who go all out to entertain all kinds of people from all over the world. One thing is for sure; you can trust them with your life. They have been doing it for more than 40 years since 1969 when they were founded.
Experience Rafting Adventures That You Will Always Remember
There is certainly no shortage of activities as far as it depends on Orange Torpedo Trips.
Courageous and brave individuals will be provided with time-tested style guide where they will be given the opportunity to strut their stuff by paddling an inflatable kayak down the popular Rogue River.
If you desire something less strenuous, then you can always opt for a relaxed paddle or oared raft together with one of the friendly and experienced River guides of Orange Torpedo. Maybe, you would prefer something new in which case we have the perfect remedy – River Boarding.
It does not matter if you are the type of person who loves wild torrents or prefer something a little milder, the staff at Orange Torpedo can cater to all tastes and preferences.
Whether you are seven years old or 80 years old, you are more than welcome to try your hand at rafting at least once in your life.
Experienced outfitters put together all kinds of packages that is tailored for any adventure. It could be a half-day trip, full day trip, 2 to 3 days, a romantic evening trip, or whatever takes your fancy. What we are talking about is for you to have fun from day one until the day you have to depart back home.
What do you need to prepare yourself for the trip of a lifetime?
Knowing the Tools Needed for a Safe Rafting Trip
River guide companies like Orange Torpedo Trips love it when people come prepared as it makes their job easier when the time comes to brief everyone on the required safety regulations. What do you need to bring with you, so your rafting adventure turns out to be a pleasant one?
It is always best to be prepared. You should bring one or two dry bags with you. As it is waterproof, the dry bag turns out to be a very useful commodity for hosting your personal goods that include your wallet and keys.
Read up on CFS (Cubic feet per second), which is an indication of the speed of the water currents. It will allow you to gain a much better understanding of the different class rapids of the famous Rogue River you are about to encounter. However, there is no need to worry too much as the experienced whitewater rafting guides at Orange Torpedo have you covered.
Another term often used is Eddie, which happens to be a water current that either head back up the stream, or it stops entirely. It is also useful to know what a gradient is, which refers to the vertical nature of any given rapid you will face. A higher gradient would refer to a steeper rapid where you can be sure the water will flow faster.
Often, people with a taste for adventure opt for whitewater rafting as it gets their blood pumping faster than normal, and they have much to talk about once it is all over. Regardless of the type of adventure you would favor, you may want to head over to orangetorpedo.com and learn more about the three types of boats they have lined up for you, and you can find out why they are different to any other Rogue River Rafting company.Call 866-479-5061 right now for your next adventure!