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Press Releases from Arizona River Runners (8 total)

Making Meaningful Connections on a Grand Canyon Rafting Trip

A Grand Canyon rafting trip is a unique outdoor experience, exposing rafters to some of the world’s most unforgettable natural wonders and exhilarating challenges. Those who book a white water rafting trip may put adventure and getting out into nature high on their list of reasons to embark on a 3, 5 or 7 day expedition down the amazing Colorado River. What most people may not consider are

National Park Service and Grand Canyon River Guides Working Together

For over twenty years National Park Service (NPS) personnel and commercial river guides have joined together on Co-operative Resource trips in Grand Canyon National Park. These trips began as volunteer opportunities for river guides to give back to the valuable natural resources of the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon, and a way for guides to interact with and get to know the NPS employees that actively manage the

No Experience Required on a Grand Canyon Raft Trip

No one can tell you what to expect from a Grand Canyon raft trip better than someone who’s actually taken one. Not one of the pros who lives day to day on the river every season, but someone maybe just like you, who has wanted to try a white water rafting trip for years and finally gets there. After thoroughly researching all the rafting trip options, Dan Watson

Reunion Destination: Grand Canyon Rafting

Modern families are often spread out across the world, and family reunions are becoming increasingly more important to maintain family ties and to share experiences as a family. In addition to the distance between family members, work and activities schedules can make it difficult to plan time together with extended family. The perfect solution to this dilemma is to plan a “destination reunion” which allows families to combine

Arizona River Runners Use New E-TEC Engines in Grand Canyon Rafting Green Initia …

GRAND CANYON, AZ. – September, 2011 – Arizona River Runners announced that it has proactively replaced all motors for the company’s motorized Colorado River trips with the new Evinrude E-TEC two-stroke engines. The river outfitter is the only licensed concessionaire operating in the Grand Canyon using the newly designed engines that are cleaner burning, more environmentally friendly and assembled in the United States. The E-TEC two-stroke technology from Evinrude has produced

Arizona River Runners Announces New “Hikers Special” White Water Rafting Tri …

Arizona River Runners (ARR) recently added an early season, oar powered “Hiker’s Special” to their 2012 schedule of Grand Canyon rafting trips. The river outfitter’s April Colorado River trips provide excellent conditions for hiking, with average day-time high temperatures in the mid-80s and night-time lows in the mid-50s. These trips are offered at special early season pricing. ARR will be offering this new 15-day oar powered journey covering 225 miles of

Family “Edu-venture” Rafting in the Grand Canyon with Arizona River Runners

With over 270 miles of amazing scenery, natural history, geology, archaeology and biology, the Grand Canyon is a site rich with educational opportunities. Arizona River Runners provides adventurous and informational rafting trips down the Colorado River, and our experienced guides share their vast love and knowledge of the Canyon creating the perfect summer get-a-way for you and your family. A Grand Canyon river trip provides a rare opportunity

Arizona River Runners Grand Canyon River Rafting Trips Shape Lives in Unexpected …

“It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves – in finding themselves.” ~Andre Gide There are many ways to experience adventure in life – travel to a faraway land, challenging yourself to learn a new skill or stretch out of your comfort zone, seeing sights that unexpectedly take your breath away, or embarking on a journey when you’re not sure what to expect.