Next Adventure Blog

Next Adventure staffer Eli recently took a rip down the North Santiam River! Eli is a master navigator of waterways and found a few spots, Carnivore in particular, to be a little to shallow. Read more for Eli's full report to see how the Santiam is flowing!

Next Adventure staffer Eli recently led a tour down the Clackamas River from Milo McIver State Park to Barton park on a Father's Day paddle. The water is extremely low and that presented some speed bumps (literally). Read more for Eli's full review!

Next Adventure staffer Rachel recently camped under the stars in the Wilderness Technology Expedition II tent and loved the open, panoramic views without the rain fly. This tent is ideal for casual campers thanks to its inexpensive price. Read more for Rachel's full review!

Next Adventure staffer Adam has found the Inflatable Stand Up Paddleboard of his dreams: the NRS Czar. The Czar is a shorter, more playful SUP ideal for creeking and catching eddies. The playfulness comes with a cost making it not the most ideal craft for touring, but an awesome board nonetheless. Read more for Adam's full review!

Next Adventure staffer Adam recently took a leisure cruise down the Clackamas River on his Stand Up Paddleboard while using the MTI Fluid 2.0 to keep him afloat. He found this vest to be extremely comfortable and provided great freedom and range of motion. Read more for Adam's full review!

Next Adventure staffer DK recently went Stand Up Paddleboarding just outside Portland at Broughton Beach! This beach is ideal for SUPing since it is so close to town and so accessible. Read more for DK's full report!

We're extremely excited for this years tournament for a few reasonds: one, the player pack will be the largest we've ever offered with a retail value over $100. We'll provide lunch for players on Saturdy and have a great meal on Sunday. We're also having a Flying Disc Skills Competition that will include distaance and putting competitions! Details are still being worked out, but will be sorted out soon.

Next Adventure Flight Team member Cindy recently let the discs fly at the Beaver State Fling! The NA Flight Crew had a great showing with one team member finishing first in her division! Read more for the full review and to find out what went down.

Before a recent trip to Central America, I went to my trusted local outdoor store, Next Adventure, looking for a simple water filter hoping to avoid spending my relatively short trip dealing with an intestinal tract adjusting to the local bugs. I wanted to see beaches, not toilets.

Next Adventure staffer Adam recently took a trip to the San Juan Islands to test some new products including the Kokatat Aries PFD. Adam found this PFD to be perfect for recreational boating thanks to its comfortable fit. Read more for his full review!