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FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014

Fathers Day promotions get Dads on water free

WATERSPORTS -- Still scratching your head over what to get Dad for Father's Day? If you book before June 17, ROW Adventures is offering families of four or more a free pass for Dad on whitewater rafting trips on the Lochsa, Clark Fork and Spokane...

TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014

Spokane Riverkeeper float goes for the flow

RIVERS -- The Spokane Riverkeeper, which keeps a watchful eye on the health and other issues along Spokane's most precious resource, is planning a whitewater float trip that will leave participants smiling and raise a little money, too. The Riverkeeper will join with ROW Adventures...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013

Huge discounts offered for whitewater rafting on Clark Fork, Lochsa

RIVER RUNNING -- Two Inland Northwest rafting companies are offering huge discounts on classic whitewater day trips, with emphasis on families or groups. Wiley E. Waters rafting company is offering a 50 percent GROUPON discount for a group of six on the popular Clark Fork...

FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2013

High School grads get 80 percent off on Lochsa whitewater rafting

RAFTING -- Before you hit the cold, cruel world, high school graduates, hit face-first into some cold, thrilling whitwater with this screaming deal for a whitewater rafting trip. ROW Adventures is offering 2013 high school grads an 80 percent discount for whitewater rafting trips on...

FRIDAY, AUG. 31, 2012

ROW Adventures rates No. 1 in Travel + Leisure survey

OUTSTANDING – ROW Adventures, a Coeur d’Alene-based rafting and adventure travel company, was named No. 1 Tour Operator in the 2012 World’s Best Awards survey by Travel + Leisure magazine readers. Tour operators were rated on criteria such as staff, itineraries, activities, accommodations, food and...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012

Whitewater rafters go with the flow

Whitewater rafters go with the flow RIVER RUNNING – If you want expert advice on the reliable periods to find sufficient flows in area whitewater rivers, check out the ROW Adventures trip schedule. After all, they’ve been rafting area rivers for more than three decades....

THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012

Float trips introduce public to entire Spokane River

RIVERS -- In their fifth year, the Meet Me at the River trips sponsored by the Spokane River Forum are one of the best ideas ever floated to introduce people to the segments of the river that eventually cover all 112 miles from Lake Coeur...

FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2011

ROW offers deals for outdoors crowd on Adventure Tuesday

Playing on the craze of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, for the third year ROW Adventures will be offering "Adventure Tuesday™" -- featuring one-time, limited quantity deals to quick dialing adventure travelers. No need to stay up all night. Adventure Tuesday™ will begin at 9...

TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011

‘Raft for the Cure’ on Clark Fork River

CHARITY OUTDOORS – ROW Adventures will be giving breast cancer research a boost by hosting a one-day benefit raft trip on the Clark Fork River July 31. Proceeds go to the Susan G. Komen breast cancer project in Coeur d’Alene. The event is great for...

SATURDAY, JUNE 25, 2011

Rafters enjoy spring whitewater in summer warmth on Lochsa

RIVER RUNNING -- Spring runoff on Idaho's Lochsa River attracts whitewater rafting enthusiasts from around the region regardless of the weather. But this year's big snowpack and late runoff has created a rare and wonderful condition: Exhilarating spring whitewater flows in summer weather conditions. No...

TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2011

Dads get free ride this weekend on ROW rafting trips

RIVER RUNNING -- Here's a last-minute deal dad will like better than a wet kiss. ROW Adventures is offering a Father's Day weekend special: bring two people at the regular rate and Dad goes free! Bring four people and Mom or grandpa can go free,...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011

Rafting company lets you tap the season’s whitewater

RAFTING -- Snowpack in the mountains is at recordlevels and rivers will be running at great levels long into the summer. Peter Grubb at ROW Adventures in Coeur d'Alene says this will be a fantastic season to book a whitewater rafting trip Here are some...

TUESDAY, NOV. 23, 2010

Follow Black Friday with Adventure Tuesday

OUTBOUND – Two Coeur d’Alene-based outdoor adventure companies are the ticket for people prompted by this week’s snow and cold to start planning an active getaway -- to someplace warm.Read on to check out the latest from Sea Kayak Adventures and ROW Adventures:

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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