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DBP: A Short History by “Chicago” Mike Toughill

The Dirt Bag Paddlers started with a bunch of us Kosir’s Rapid Raft river guides in northern Wisconsin in the ...

A DIRTBAG EDITORIAL by Kevin “Taz” Riggs

  A waiver form is not a bottom line defense against legal action. It is a front line obligation of ...

PUMPKIN EATER by Biz Allen

Everyone at some point has a “had my shorts ripped off in that rapid” story-  and if ya don’t, well, ...

INTERNATIONAL RAFTING FEDERATION : RACING IN CHINA By Nadežda Matić

AllThe Chaotanhou River (translated as “one river and two mountain”) flows through Sleeping Buddha Mountain in Hubei province, 60 km ...

LOGICAL PROGRESSION by Daniel T Young

Growing up in Topton North Carolina I rode the school bus to the Nantahala School.  We would make the winding ...

ADVENTURE IS MADE OF ADVERSITY By Kevin “Taz” Riggs

“Life is an adventure,” I would tell my guests, “and true adventure is made of adversity.” I would like to ...

Bringing You World Wide Whitewater!

DBP Admins Alec Reeves and Rob Delgado sending it again!