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Hands, Toes and Layers: Toasty Tips for Winter Touring » Online Sea Kayaking owner and NRS ambassador James Stevenson shares his favorite tips and tricks to stay warm when winter touring.
Unsung Heroes of Romanian Wild Water » This is a story about a couple of Romanian river-lovers quietly fighting to keep whitewater wild and hydropower out.
A River Out Of Time » A film that reevaluates John Wesley Powell’s legacy and the future of the Colorado River System one hundred and fifty years after his historic descent.
A Canadian Take on an American Classic: The Grand Canyon » The Grand Canyon captivated this crew of Canadian kayakers despite their skepticism of paddling America's most popular—and endangered—river.
Best of 2022 » This year we celebrated our 50th Anniversary. But before we go all in for the next 50 years, let's look back on our favorite moments of 2022.
My Home Run: The Rocky Broad x Andria Davis » The Rocky Broad River’s dynamic nature continues to teach even the most local kayakers, like Andria Davis, new things.
Come High Water: A Flood Story from the Rio Grande » In the midst of a guided trip, Chandra Brown sees firsthand the consequences of an overly managed and manipulated Rio Grande River.
Tips for Tolerating Winter Paddling » Anna Bruno regularly battles with her desire to go kayaking against cold-weather dread, but these tips help her win the winter paddling war.
My Home Run: Hudson Gorge x Siobhan Levere » Tempted to leave the guiding life behind, Siobhan Levere found herself pulled back in by her mentor, the community, and the Hudson Gorge.
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.