Melvin Nelson

Three Safety Basics All Beginning Whitewater Rafters Should Know

If you've never been whitewater rafting before, be prepared to fall in love with this incredible sport. You'll see pristine wilderness areas, experience the thrill of the power of the water, make new friends, and create a lifetime of memories. You'll get even more out of the experience if you get off to a good start on your journey with whitewater rafting by cultivating solid safety strategies. You probably already know that you'll be required to wear a personal flotation device and a helmet when whitewater rafting, but there are some safety tips that aren't so obvious. Read More