Next Adventure Blog

The Salmon Slay Ride Derby is this Saturday! There is a $40 entrance fee with proceeds benefiting Heroes on the Water.  Check-in and weigh-in are at the Sunrise Motel and Dive Resort in Hoodsport, WA. Read more for details!

A few Next Adventure Paddle Sports Center staffers recently had a play day on the Clackamas River where our Whitewater Kayaking 1 class takes place.  Everyone worked on their teaching techniques, had a few crashes, and jumped some cliffs. Read more to find out about this fun spot.

Next Adventure Disc Golfer Emma competed in the Willamette Open Disc Golf Tournament in Corvallis this past weekend and let the discs fly! Emma had a blast as she ended up competing in the men's division due to lack of female competitors.  Read more for a full recap of the event!

Fall colors lined the lake. Despite the warm sun, there was a chill in the air. There's nothing like October in the Oregon mountains, and Next Adventure Outdoor School was there leading a custom 3-day backpack tour in the Olallie Lake National Scenic Area on Mt. Hood National Forest.

Join us for the grand opening of our winter kingdom!  We will raffle off winter goodies for FREE starting at 11:30, so be sure to get here before then!  Catch a sneak peek at all the new 2015 gear and grab a pair of last seasons demos (for a steal) while the selection is still prime.

Next Adventure disc golf team member Ryan recently got dirty at the Detroit Lake Mud Run this past weekend! The mud run is a 10K run that puts you through all different types of conditions from trails, to roads, to shallow waters. Read more to find out about the race!

Next Adventure staffers Adam and Annalee have been refining their whitewater SUPing to prepare for the ACA Whitewater SUP Instructor Certification class this November. Their most recent outing took place on the Sandy River thanks to the amazing ease of access. Read more to find out about their fun route!

Join Next Adventure for a snowy romp on Mount Hood National Forest! Like to hike? Snowshoeing is a great way to extend your hiking season. Winter's white mantle transforms the familiar summer hiking trail into a snowy wonderland begging to be explored.

Next Adventure staffer Anthony covered the Portland Boulder Rally this past weekend and was amazed at the level of climbing that went down. He reports and recaps the event with all of the exciting happenings, photos from the event, and even an entire video recap of the finals. Read more to find out how it went!

Next Adventure team member Cindy McMahan was letting 'er rip this past Saturday at the Hab/Rec Fall Open on a beautiful fall day. Cindy provides us with a recap of this awesome event and final standings.  Read more for details and hopefully we see you there next year!