Rafting, Canoeing and Kayaking Trips

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Rafting can be exhilerating, while canoeing and kayaking can be very relaxing. Whatever your preference, these activities can be the inspiration for a great vacation. What's your preference, a fun raft or a mellow kayak?

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Holiday Expectations
This site offers whitewater rafting and packages primarily in Colorado and Utah as well as sea kayaking packages off of Baja California. The site layout is average, but you’ll be able to find the information you need. This company also offers bike tours.

Mackay Wilderness River Trips
This well-organized and informative site describes whitewater rafting packages in Idaho.

Orange Torpedo Trips
This sites specializes in trips for inflatable kayaking, mostly in the western part of the U.S.

Sunrise Expeditions
Claiming to be North America’s leading specialists in wilderness river expeditions, this organization organizes trips all over North America from Maine to the Southwest along with many foreign locations as well such as Iceland and Scotland. The expeditions primarily involve kayaking and canoeing.

Maine Island Kayak Company
This site provides a wide variety of kayaking trips and expeditions in Maine. They welcome all levels of paddlers.

Articles - Rafting

The World’s 13 Best Multi-Day River Rafting Trips
Great list of legendary rivers that are great for rafting.

20 Amazing White Water Rafting Trips in the USA
This covers high-energy rapids to laid-back river floats so you can choose your own adventure, whether you want to perfect your river surfing skills, or just hit the water for sun and swimming. America’s best white water rafting is powered by melting snow, dam releases, and year-round rivers, so you can find the perfect white water adventure for any month.

The Best Rafting Trip in (Almost) Every State
Here are 40 of the best rafting trips in the U.S.

Articles - Canoeing

8 U.S. Canoe Trips That’ll Transport You Into the American Wild
Travel + Leisure magazine helps you paddle through these waters for wildlife sightings, stunning scenery, and more.

Paddle Away From Civilization: 4 Amazing Wilderness Canoe Trips to Take
Field & Stream helps you paddle through the most beautiful waters around the U.S. and Canada.

8 The 10 Best Canoe Trips in North America
Artofmanliness.com provides a great list and well-written article.

Articles - Kayaking

Kayaking Bucket List - 10 best trips from around the world
There are so many possibilities . . .

Fourteen Best Places to Canoe and Kayak on National Forests
With hundreds of miles of designated Wild and Scenic Rivers on our National Forests, not to mention stunning lakes, you don't need to look too far for a great paddle experience near you.

10 of the Best Sea Kayaking Spots in the World
It’s not all sandy beaches and tropical weather when you’re talking about some of the top places on the planet for sea kayaking. From the polar Arctic to the South Pacific, these top sea kayaking destinations offer some of the best paddling out there.

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