Rogue River

7 Kayaking or Rafting Essentials

When you leave for a kayaking vacation in Baja California Sur you typically receive a packing list if you are joining an organized tour. More often than not, the suggested packing list is very detailed. But there’s usually one or two key items that are not on the list; sometimes we forget to pack a […]

September 23rd, 2016|Gold Beach, Oregon, Travel Gear|

Black Bar Lodge in Rogue River Canyon

As twilight turned to dusk, a flurry of small bats took to the evening sky, swooping and diving for insects beneath Black Bar Lodge. It was late July in Southern Oregon and we were spending our first night of a four night Row Adventures lodge to lodge rafting trip on the banks of the Rogue […]

September 16th, 2016|California, Lodging|

Rogue River Hospitality at Oregon’s Marial Lodge

When our rafts pulled into the “parking spots” at Marial Lodge, we were greeted with a friendly hello and wet down with a hose – our feet that is. Having raised numerous Labrador Retrievers in my life, I didn’t have any problem with a man who wanted to rinse my feet with a garden hose […]

September 9th, 2016|Lodging, Oregon|