Stories from the water

Packrafting with Dogs in Idaho's Backcountry

A trip to Idaho where Becca gets to do some of her favorite things: backpacking with her dog, exploring alpine lakes in a packraft and not showerin...

Epic March Film

The Epic March - A human powered adventure to ski the three lonely mountains (Abajos aka Blue Mountains, La Sals, and Henry's) in South East Utah....

Chasing Wild: A Journey Into the Sacred Headwaters

Three friends set off on a 400km bikepacking and packraft expedition through the heart of the sacred headwaters in northwestern British Columbia, b...

Packrafting Alaska's Aniakchak River

Aniakchak National Monument may be best known for its status as the country's least visited national park site, seeing only 134 visitors in 2014. ...

Northern Sanctuary: A Packrafting and Climbing ...

Over 40 hours of driving, only stopping for gas and the occasional burrito, took us from Southern California to Fort Simpson, NWT, nestled under i...

Borderland: Packrafting the Rio Grande

In January four friends and I set out on a weeklong, 83 mile journey by packraft down the Lower Canyons of the Rio Grande. Just downstream of Big ...

Adventures Swiftwater Training in Oregon

For a long time, my packraft was more or less a tool with which to get away from people and to knock back a couple beers in the middle of a lake i...

Packrafting Quarantine Workout

By now the allure of Netflix (and the insanity that is Tiger King) has worn off and the plethora of extra snacks in the house has taken its toll. W...

Olympic Peninsula Traverse: Source to Sea

The rock was so smooth it felt almost soft under the pads of my fingertips, skimming the canyon wall in search of irregularities. Water and time a...

Packrafting First Descent in the Heart of New Z...

"With bags packed, these packrafters marched 35km from Whataroa, New Zealand to find Ice Lake, the source of their whitewater ambitions." - Barny Y...

Exploring the Tasermuit Fjord, Greenland

Greenland feels like walking in a Lord of the Rings Movie. It all started with a post almost two years ago. Anyone up for a trip to Greenland Kje...

6 Micro Adventures You can Take with the XPD

The foundational purpose of packrafting seeks to provide access to a wide variety of waterways for people with differing skill sets. At its core, p...