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We’re not sure if it’s the thrill of the whitewater, the breathtaking scenery, connecting with nature, or making new friends, but our river trips inspire lots of great stories.
Here’s the first of our 6 part series on river expeditions. This is also our first podcast ever. We’ll be releasing a new episode every two weeks.
5 creatures you may see between paddle strokes on your whitewater trip Written and illustrated by BR guide Ty Smith … Continue reading “Boreal Forest Animals of the Magpie River”
The balance of wilderness conservation and industrial ambition in Costa Rica By Boreal River Guide – Ty Smith, MSc Pacuare: … Continue reading “The Pacuare River and Hydroelectric Peril”
Everything you ever wanted to know about packrafting—but were afraid to ask By Boreal River Guide – Ty Smith Going … Continue reading “What’s the deal with packrafting?”
The Magpie River flows through the heart of Quebec’s Côte-Nord region. This is the area north of the St-Lawrence Gulf from the Saguenay … Continue reading “Quebec’s Côte Nord (North Shore) Region”
Group from Explore Expeditions has the wilderness adventure of a lifetime In July 2018, a team of sixteen teenagers (ages 12-19) … Continue reading “Teenagers Kayak the Magpie”
School trusts Boreal River for staff training and student expeditions What is hard work? That’s an important question these days … Continue reading “Experiential Education, Grit and Protecting What You Love”
12 young whitewater kayakers from the US paddle the Magpie Photos provided by Jez from Explore Expeditions and Falling Creek … Continue reading “Letter from Falling Creek Camp leader”
Outdoor adventure for 15 youth living with cancer “Forward hard!” Jean-François Bourdon, a Boreal River guide, shouted, his raft plunging … Continue reading “Magpie River therapeutic retreat”
Outdoor education with Indigenous youth “The waves are huge, and the rafts looked so tiny in the photos and video … Continue reading “The Magpie : A river that makes you stronger”
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