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Rafting Resource Hub: A comprehensive guide to packing for river trips

Checklists and how-to guides for leading and packing for your own river trip Welcome to CFI’s Rafting Resource Hub. This ...
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Growing an IDEA

A year of AmeriCorps VISTA service with CFI Running a river represents a journey that goes beyond rowing from put-in ...
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An Early Spring Run of the Upper San Juan

As river runners, we are part of a tradition... to settle the grounds? River runners argue. We argue about ...
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Build your own River Trip Library

Wondering what to pack in your river trip library? Check out CFI's staff picks for our favorite books about the ...
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The First Year Naturalist Educator Program: A Confluence of Lessons & Memories

Not all skills are technical. Here are some moments from the field that provided insights beyond my initial training. When ...
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Why bring office staff into the field?

Lots of laughs, some burnt coffee, and positive learning outcomes for the whole team! “Swimmer, Rope!” Called CFI’s Reservations and ...
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Video: Good Things Happen When Kids Play Outside

Splash fights ensue. When CFI teamed up with the BLM and Clayton Middle School for Operation Adventure Utah, good things ...
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Video: Uintah River High Schoolers Replaced Classroom Walls with Canyon Walls

Twenty two Uintah River students embarked on an educational adventure in the Canyon Country of Southeastern Utah. Their expedition took ...
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Student Perspectives: River Life

An Essay by CFI student Will, written about the San Juan River As the seven days on the river passed ...
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River Goddesses

The Mosquitos  “First night on the women’s trip. We are all going to bed and it’s not yet 9pm. I want ...
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