The Most Iconic Spots Along the River

2018-06-01T09:59:47+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Tips|

Who doesn’t love being a tourist? Whether you’re exploring a new region or just checking out a new spot in your hometown, there is nothing like taking an adventure into new territory. If you’re a native Calgarian or just stopping in for the weekend, rafting down the Bow River can give you a whole new [...]

Why You Should Add Rafting to Your Summer Plans

2018-03-03T21:51:25+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|Tips|

It’s March already; how fast is 2018 going? All we know is we keep getting closer to summer which means the days spent rafting down the Bow are closer than ever. If you haven’t experienced rafting in Calgary, then you haven’t really experienced summer. Along with cold beer on patios, the Stampede, and heading out [...]

How to Paddle a Double Kayak Properly

2017-06-10T15:06:18+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Tips|

Step 1 Position the smaller person in the front of the kayak. You typically want the stronger person in the back because they will do the majority of the steering. The person in the back seat also will mainly propel the kayak. Step 2 Grip your paddle with hands slightly wider than shoulder length. [...]

Top 5 Items to Bring Floating on the Bow River

2017-06-10T15:05:29+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Tips|

1. Sunscreen Sunscreen is an essential for any outdoor activity, especially watersports. The reflection of sunlight off of water increases the likelihood that you could get burnt if you don’t apply proper sunscreen to your skin. Just don’t forget it in your car! 2. Bug spray Whenever you spend time around body of water, [...]