STRAPS: Straps and moms hold it together. »
Being a Good Boater Can Make You a Bad Boater » When rigging, rowing and rivers become second nature, a good boater can forget what it’s like to be a rookie and risks teaching bad habits.
Facing Fear to Find Adventure » As a solo female paddler, Kimberly has a lot to say about fear. In fact, she’s always afraid but she never regrets facing her fears when it comes to adventure.
Decision » A short film from our friends at Werner shares the story of wild Alaska shorelines, a remote lighthouse and the ongoing problem of marine debris.
Row Like a Girl: And Other Advice for Women on the River » Beginner boaters always have questions, especially the ladies. Where do I… What if I’m on my… We got answers from the pros—women boaters.
Kayaking the Kwanza River: Behind the Scenes in Angola » A behind-the-scenes story from Team NRS paddler Mike Dawson’s latest film about a first descent of the Kwanza River in Angola.
A Resilient Paradise: Florida Keys » A sight-fishing paradise, the Florida Keys offer unparalleled opportunities for adventure anglers to target permit, bonefish and tarpon.
Six Questions to Ask a Trip Leader » Whether you're a first-time boater or just looking for a new crew, don't commit to a river trip before asking the Trip Leader these questions.
In Over Your Head: High-Water Horror Stories » Spring run-off: it’s all fun and games until the gauge goes off the charts and turns your adventure into a high-water horror story.
Hidden Wild » Three teens go beyond the homes and freeways of suburban Palm Beach County to explore an incredible network of swamps, scrub, and waterways.
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.