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Rafting on the Russian River

Russian River Adventures (Healdsburg, CA)

Member Tips

maylingkuo
With all the gravel pull outs, you should definitely pack a picnic to enjoy!
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Goldstar Member
Lots of sunscreen and RE-apply on knees and shoulders.
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Goldstar Member
Layer if it's cold in the morning!
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lindajoy
Wear a sweatshirt over your bathing suit to start out.
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lindajoy
Lots of trees and places to pull canoe up--if you know what I mean!
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lindajoy
If walking is a problem they will drive you to the starting point
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lindajoy
Keep your towel in the dry bag they give you or it will be useless!
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lindajoy
Leave your rings at home. Beautiful blisters form from paddling with rings on.
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Jerry_94110
Remember to put suncreen on your knees if wearing short pants
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Jerry_94110
If you wear crogs
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Jerry_94110
Bring a blanket to sit on
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Jerry_94110
If you wear crocs with holes around the toes expect to remove gravel from your shoes all day
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Jennifer70
Bring water guns
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Jennifer70
The dry bag they provide is perfect for your camera. You will want it for the rope swing
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Michael M
Bring a good lunch and take time to enjoy it.
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Michael M
No shade on the river itself, so bring a hat and sun protectio
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Michael M
Bring the sunblock. It gets really sunny on the river.
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Claudia Martens
Bring tons of water to drink if it is hot. You will need it!
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Holly
Take a lot of water, it gets hot on the river
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Holly
Crocks don't withstand the river & rocks - Teva type shoes are a better choice.
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