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Best Kept Secret Shhhhh

Fall is the time of year when Jackson folks go to bed warmed by their outdoor adventures, and wake to a cold 40 degree mist covering the grass.  The trees and landscape are still green, but change is in the...

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Girl Power

           It was the early 70’s when I first proclaimed my pride in being a woman.  I was riding in the back of my grandfather’s truck packed full of siblings and cousins.  We were kareening down the Big Horn mountains...

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Local Love

Summer temperatures are settling in at warm 80 degrees.  The landscape is such a vivid green it pops against cloudless blue sky.     The well maintained trails are being used by hikers and bikers. Sleepy dogs lounge under tables...

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Cell phones, Fortnite and IPads Oh My!

Cell phones, Fortnite and IPads Oh My!

John Muir was an avid naturalist and known as the “Father of the National Parks”.  He frequently visited Yellowstone and saw the educational value of the land. He often used the words ‘harmony’ and ‘whole’ to describe the connection between...

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Where is Jackson Hole?

     It is tourist season in Jackson, Wyoming.  The town is crowded with people looking for adventure, a taste of the wild west, and that elusive Jackson’s Hole?  On the search for this deep, vast, secretive place do not be waylaid by...

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River Rafting Safety Tips: Safety First!

Safety First! We take safety very seriously here a Dave Hansen, and so should you! Safety is always important, and especially important with the highly celebrated holiday Fourth of July coming up tomorrow. We have come up with some helpful river rafting...

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5 Tips for Family River Rafting

So you’ve decided it’s time for some FAMILY RIVER RAFTING?! Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips is a long time family owned company. Because of that, we are aware that one of the most important things about a family...

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River Rafting Adventures Checklist

Final Countdown for Your River Rafting Trip Ok, so you have your Dave Hansen river rafting trip booked and ready to go, but then you begin to think…… What do I bring?! A sure-fire way to make positive your river...

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Old West Days with Midland and River Trips

Old West Days with Midland and River Trips

It’s a long weekend off from work, summer is just around the corner, and you are itching for adventure and Music! Memorial Day is the perfect time to visit Jackson to kick off your summer. Here is what us locals...

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Animals You Could See Along the Snake River

Snake River Region Wildlife Of course the scenery along the Snake River, both on our scenic river float and our whitewater rafting adventure, is absolutely breathtaking. The wildlife you could potentially see along the way is even MORE exciting! Nearly...

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