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Paddlesports Links

Below you will find a list of river related links for river flows,permit information, Grand Canyon Information, whitewater clubs, Sea Kayak clubs and Outfitters. Please let us know if there are other good links out there that we should know about.

  • BLM Rogue Site This is a great site for checking on permit information and boating information.
  • Green River Information on permits for Desolation / Gray Canyon of the Green River in Utah.
  • Yampa and Green Information on permits for the Yampa and the Lodore Canyon of the Green.
  • San Juan Permit information for the San Juan River in Utah.
  • Smith River Permit information for this classic Montana float.
  • Salt Tonto National Forrest site for permit applications on the Salt in AZ


  • Dreamflows This is a great site with daily flow information for most Western Rivers!
  • California Creeks River descriptions include recommended flows for different crafts and links to real-time flow data.
  • American River Information of the South Fork of the American River
  • USGS Home Page USGS realtime water information for rivers across the country, including Alaska.


  • PRO (Professional River Outfitters) 
  • Canyon REO (Canyon River Equipment Outfitters) 


If you’re looking to go on a commercial river trip here are a few select outfitters that we feel run the safest and most comprehensive trips.

  • Indigo Creek Outfitters Based out of Ashland Oregon Indigo Creek Outfitters runs phenomenal half-day, full-day and multi-day whitewater rafting trips on Southern Oregon’s Rogue River, Klamath River and Scott River.
  • Idaho River Journeys An Idaho whitewater rafting trip with IRJ is an exhilarating vacation experience. From your first contact with them, you’ll know that you are working with an outfitter and crew that is passionate about the Middle Fork of the Salmon River and dedicated to providing you with an extraordinary vacation.
  • Kern River Rafting Trips Kern River Outfitters has been outfitting on the Kern since 1980 and has trips for every ability and interest. Just a few hours from Los Angeles, the Kern River features miles and miles of varying whitewater rafting runs with Class II to Class V rapids.”
  • Zephyr Whitewater One of California’s original and most experienced whitewater rafting outfitters. They offer California whitewater trips on the Kings, Tuolumne, Merced, and American rivers.
  • Class VI River Runners West Virginia’s premier whitewater outfitter, Class VI runs adventure and family trips on the New and Gauley rivers. Class VI is the only outfitter that guarantees your satisfaction!
  • Wilderness Aware Rafting  on 5 rivers in Colorado including the popular Arkansas River and Arizona’s Upper Salt River Canyon. Challenging whitewater, family floats, wilderness rafting expeditions. Established 1976.
  • RUBICON is a Sonoma County company that has been running rivers since 1971. 


  • NWRA Northwest Rafters Association home page.


  • BASK Bay Area Sea Kayakers


  • NCKA Northern California Kayak Anglers