The Gear Shed - Sawyer Canyon X

The Sawyer Canyon X is designed as an all-around whitewater paddle built with a 4 different kinds of wood. Our team put this paddle through its paces to see what she could do. Learn more about how the Canyon X performed and if it is worth the price.

Soul Rafter - Nolichucky

We joined up with some friends and ran the Nolichucky River on the Tennessee/North Carolina border. Taking my chances in an R1 for the first time, and making my fair share of mistakes along the way. Fourteenth episode of Soul Rafter's 18 rivers in 2018 series where Rafting Magazine Ambassador Nick Prete attempts to paddle 18 new rivers in 2018.

Destination: Peru

Ben Webb has been a long time champion of the Maranon river in Peru. He offers up an inside look at the incredible rafting opportunities in the Peruvian Andes. Peru has more to offer than just Machu Picchu, there are some truly amazing whitewater rafting experiences to be had in this country.

There and Packraft Again: A Hiker's Tail

River running can be an intimidating prospect and getting into the sport is admittedly daunting. A great way to get your feet wet is pack rafting. With unparalleled accessibility these boats can get you started in lakes and easy rivers. Girl on a Hike shares her experience getting into pack rafting and how she has fallen in love with boating.

Soul Rafter - Yosemite Valley Rafting

The sixth episode of Soul Rafter's "18 rivers in 2018," a series in which Rafting Magazine Ambassador Nick Prete attempts to whitewater raft 18 new rivers in 2018. The Wild and Scenic Merced River through Yosemite National Park in California is possibly one of the prettiest rivers you could ever run and until only a few years ago it was closed off to boaters.