Recipes from Camp: Dutch Oven Beer Bread

 

Highly regarded as the "best beer bread on Earth" from our very own Tom Scarborough, river guide & outdoor extraordinaire, we prepare this recipe for guests on our river trips. Now you can make this bread anytime you want, which might be often because it is incredible. Enjoy! 

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We Are (River) Family

“…[the river] It’s brother and sister to me, and aunts, and company, and food and drink, and (naturally) washing. It’s my world, and I don’t want any other. What it hasn’t got is not worth having, and what it doesn’t know is not worth knowing.” – Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows

Girls Guide to Getting Dirty on the River

For many women going without a your normal hygiene routine for five days is no big deal, for others the thought can cause night terrors and panic attacks. Here are some easy tips and tricks to help you feel like a river goddess on your next adventure.

#WeeklyEscape: 24 Hours In... Stanley, Idaho

Idaho is full of adventure for the outdoor enthusiast. Stanley, located just two and a half hours northeast of Boise, is a hub for hiking, biking, horseback riding, rafting and more. If you've ever been rafting on the Middle Fork of the Salmon, chances are you met up with you group in Stanley, and that is exactly where our Middle Fork of the Salmon trips start.

#CreatureFeature: Gray Wolf

Species: Gray Wolf

Trip: All Rivers in Idaho and the Rogue River in Oregon

Habitat: North America West Mountain Ranges

Likelihood of encountering this species: Extremely Unlikely

The wolf carries with it a diversity of meaning. For each person the wolf means something different.

A Personal Note From ROW Founder Peter Grubb

A note from Peter Grubb, Founder of ROW Adventures, on the meaning of rivers in his life

My own introduction to rivers came during a river rafting experience in 1970 on an 8th grade science club trip to the Stanislaus River in California’s gold country.  I remember being enthralled by the experience.

Top 5 Whitewater Rapids in the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest’s whitewater game is super strong with Idaho’s Snake and Salmon River and Oregon’s Rogue River showing rafting enthusiasts why they’re labeled as “Wild & Scenic.” With so many epic whitewater rapids and adventures to choose from, we know it’s difficult to pick the best rivers to take on. 

#Causes: The Primary Source - Running the Río Marañón

I was sick; really sick. The kind of sick many people experience when traveling overseas, where your guts feel like there is something living inside them. Tom and I were on an eight hour van ride from Huaraz to Puente Copuma with two other class V kayakers to run the Upper and Inner Gorges of the Río Marañón in Perú, possibly the biggest whitewater I had ever seen.