Rivers

All things to do with rivers

PEARLS IN THE MOUNTAINS ~ Excerpt from Chapter One. by Joe Norwood

“Listen,” I said. We sat quietly and listened. Ellie was making contented morning grumbles. Mary lay there, still. The water ...

SOLO SOUL BOATER ~ Inflatable Kayaking the Grand Canyon Part 2: The Takeout. by Tim Marozick 

Tim Marozick did a solo IK (inflatable kayak) trip last year through the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River. We ...

DIRT BAG BOOKCLUB ~ Tristan Gooley’s “How to Read Water, Clues and Patterns from Puddles To the Sea”. by Tim Gallaway

We’ve all caught ourselves staring at the water. My local beach is always covered with people going for a stroll ...

THE GRAND CANYON : IT’S PAST, PRESENT, & FUTURE ~ Interviewing Tom Martin. by Mike Toughill

EDITOR’S DESK: I recently had the opportunity to discuss the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River with author Tom Martin. ...

PUT IN : MARCH 2017 ~ Featuring Team GB U23 World Champs!

FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: Dirt Bag Paddlers is an international community. Wherever rivers flow and whitewater roars, you will find ...

DIRT BAG IN AFRICA ~ A 1st Timer’s Guide to Uganda.

WELCOME TO AFRICA! The reason behind this write up is to hopefully give insight on a few aspects on what ...

AARON ERDRICH’S BEST FESTS ~ 11 River Festivals You Can’t Miss in 2017.

EDITOR’S DESK: Aaron Erdrich is the biggest Dirt Bag IN THE WORLD. Hands down. He boats hundreds of days every ...

LEGENDS FROM A LOST RIVER: THE BIO-BIO ~ Part One: The Whale and Wallace.

Long, long ago, and far away, I walked down a rocky and dusty road about a mile from camp to ...

PUT IN: FEBRUARY 2017 ~ #WOW! Four Women of Whitewater.

FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: Since my first day ever paddling back in 2003 I’ve boated with awesome ladies. On that ...