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Used Gear. New Adventures.
Buying used equipment and apparel from NRS is a great way to outfit yourself on a budget. Grab these used deals before they’re gone, and start planning your next adventure.
Paddling the Wild West: Explorations on the Outlaw Trail » Many of Mike Bezemek’s Western adventures have happened along the Outlaw Trail, sparking an interest in the tales of infamous fugitives.
Navigating Pregnancy: A River Runner’s Perspective » As Shaina Maytum embarked on a new adventure, navigating pregnancy, she turned to what she was most familiar with for guidance: the river.
Something is Changing » Over three days, Jan Larrue and Mikel Sarasola race the snowmelt, hoping to paddle the full Río Ara while there’s still water to do so.
No Place Like Home: The Lower Bird River » The Lower Bird River isn’t in Steven’s backyard, but this Manitoba classic has whitewater and wilderness you can’t help but fall in love with.
My Friend Fear: A Beginner Kayaker’s Journey to Find Fun on the River » As a Class II beginner boater, Angie Marie might not have her roll dialed, but she has become an expert on facing her fear of the river.
Galen Volckhausen & the Boat Library » The White Salmon Boat Library is more than a free gear shed; it’s a place for newcomers to cultivate a love for kayaking and the outdoors.
The Legend of the Groovermeister » Deep in Cataract Canyon, Jasmine Wilhelm discovers that her dad, the self-proclaimed “Groovermeister,” had forgotten the Groover essentials.
The Spectacular Wild: Sea Kayaking the Inside Passage » Six weeks sea kayaking the Inside Passage brought Gabe Vink Wackernagel and Gabby Bruce face-to-face with Canada’s wild and vulnerable coast.
Naomie Elyard & the Columbia Gorge Junior Kayak Club » The Columbia Gorge Junior Kayak Club is forging community and nurturing the next generation of river lovers, one weekly paddle at a time.
About NRS: Northwest River Supplies
In 1972, with only $2,000 in his personal savings, Bill Parks started Northwest River Supplies with one mission: to help others raft. 42 years later, Bill sold NRS to its employees. Today, the 100% employee-owned business strives to continue Bill’s legacy helping people pursue passions on the water.
At our Moscow, Idaho headquarters you’ll find passionate water-lovers just like you, from rafters to whitewater kayakers, sea kayakers to stand up paddlers, kayak anglers to fly fishermen. Our lives, and livelihoods, are drawn to water.