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Even makeup that says 100% waterproof doesn’t stand a chance with whitewater. Besides there aren’t any mirrors on the river. Leave the eye-shadow, eye-liner, mascara and blush at home and pack just the essentials. Continue reading

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I’ve always been intrigued by hummingbirds — enjoying their undisguised curiosity as I relax on the front porch of our house. But like most people, I knew next to nothing about why they do what they do beyond that watchful … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Question: Is White Water Rafting Safe? On The River: Rafting is a participation activity.  What you do DOES matter.  Every seasoned guide has seen a guest take a much longer swim than needed because they did little to … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Question: Is White Water Rafting Safe? Safety is an important consideration in any activity, and of utmost importance at ACE Adventure Resort.  Statistically your chances of getting injured on one of our river trips are very low.  But … Continue reading

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Sometimes hydraulics are safe to “hit”, sometimes not. However, you can be assured that your guide will always point these out to you, and if they are runnable will be yelling “all forward” as you approach. Continue reading

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What is important to remember about your tarp is that it should be strung tight enough to be sturdy yet still possess enough flexibility to bend with the wind to prevent it from ripping. Continue reading

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Hopefully this helps those who will be shooting some white water with a Go Pro Camera on their next rafting trip. I only covered the basics, but they are a good foundation to build on. Continue reading

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So you are totally pumped to go white water rafting with ACE Adventure Resort—but you don’t know exactly what to do or where to go the morning of your trip. Here’s the inside scoop on pre-trip details that will simplify your morning and keep you stress-free for a fun day on the river: Continue reading

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Include items to help sterilize wounds and prevent infection.

Cotton swabs

Anti-bacterial cream

Hand sanitizer

Alcohol wipes
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No camping trip is completely bug-free. However, with these simple tips, you can ensure that they won’t ruin everyone’s good time in the great outdoors. Continue reading

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