Clothing and Gear Manufacturers & Retailers
To help you check off those gear items on your packing listPatagonia
Expedition gear and clothing from tropical to arctic climates.
Clothing for travel, fishing & safari adventures, insect repellent & sun protection needs for your outdoor adventures.
The best prices on camera and video gear!
Durable travel luggage and packing tips from the experts.
Gear and clothing for any adventure.
Tents, sleeping bags, expedition wear.
Northwest River Supply
Anything you could ever want for the river.
Cascade Outfitters sells top quality rafts, kayaks & river equipment.
Environmental Protection, Conservation, Preservation & Ecotourism
No doubt about it, we love the outdoors. In order to keep enjoying the activities we love to do outside, we need to be good stewards to the Earth. Here are some sites to help us along.
Stay current on all environmental issues.
Friends of the River
Help save rivers worldwide.
International Rivers Network
Supports local communities working to protect their rivers and watersheds. They work to halt destructive river development projects, and to encourage equitable and sustainable methods of meeting needs for water and flood management.
Protecting the environment for our families and our futures.
Without thriving ecosystems, we cannot guarantee a stable climate, accessible fresh water and sufficient food, limited threats to human health, rich cultural diversity and the innumerable unknown benefits that nature provides. In short, people need nature to thrive.
Travel Health Tips
Some our destinations require proper vaccinations for a healthy and enjoyable trip. We always recommend you talk with your physician prior to departing on your trip as well.
Centers for Disease Control and
All the latest recommendations on vaccination and important information on worldwide heath concerns.
for the Outdoors
Medicine for the Outdoors is a blog written by Dr. Paul Auerbach about wilderness medicine. Dr. Auerbach is a founder and past president of the Wilderness Medical Society, editor of the definitive medical reference text Wilderness Medicine, and author of the leading book on outdoor health for laypersons, entitled Medicine for the Outdoors.
White Water Rafting, Kayaking & Boating Information
Kayaking and Rafting Chat rooms.
Find flows on rivers in every state. Gear review. Used kayaks for sale and more
California Whitewater Rafting is an informational website designed to give rafters the best possible information about rafting in California, including outfitters, lodging, restaurants, directions, and details about popular whitewater runs.
Latest in international kayaking news.
Latest kayak news and sales on river gear.
Exchange rates and currency forecasts.
A list of ATM machines world wide.
This is a universal currency converter site.
Adventure Travel Operators & Outfitters We Recommend
1.888.703.9955 Americas Travel is celebrating 16 years of providing quality travel guidance and support to clients visiting Latin America. Each of their specialists has at least 20 years of experience in arranging tours and travel in Latin America and beyond. They also deal directly with the airlines to get the best deal for you.
Sea and Land Tours.
Passport and Embassy Information
Information (US Citizens)
From the US Department of State. How to get a passport...fast! Can also find a list of Embassies worldwide.
Inspiration & Information for TravelLonely Planet
Unesco World Heritage
What makes the concept of World Heritage exceptional is its universal application. World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples of the world, irrespective of the territory on which they are located. Many of our trips visit world heritage sites.
National Geographic Travel
Connection to adventure, with fantastic photography and travel ideas.
Find out the weather anywhere in the world.
Continuing EducationWilderness & Travel Medicine
International Veterinary Seminars
The largest, small group Veterinary Continuing Education seminar provider in North America. Their interactive and informative seminars are held at destination locations which provide both you and your family plenty of enjoyable activities.