River Raft Guide Training

Jun
15

River Raft Guide Training

River Raft Guide Training At the beginning of each season whitewater rafting outfitters around the world evaluate their returning river guides and make plans to train new staff to fill in the holes vacated by those that have moved on. Rafting is a seasonal business in most locations around the world and turnover is common. Guides leave after the season and some return for many more. However, many guides move…

Feb
09

The Connection Between Skiing and Rafting

The Connection Between Skiing and Rafting I have coached and trained new river rafting guides for over 25 years at Crab Apple Whitewater. When a new applicant includes Skiing and/or Ski Racing on their application then I know we have a chance at a great new team member and whitewater rafting guide. The connection between skiing and whitewater rafting is natural. In both sports the athlete reads the terrain ahead…