Portland Kayak Trips

Northwest River Guides teaches beginner kayak lesson in Portland, OR.  NRG leads trips on whitewater rivers, like the Sandy and Clackamas and flatwater sections of rivers, like the Columbia and Willamette at Ross Island.  Trips are also run to great locales like...

Cedar River Slalom Race

The season’s first Head-to-head sprint race and the NW Downriver Cup Race will be April 4 on the Cedar River, near Maple Valley, Washington. The season’s third  NW SLALOM Cup Race will be April 5th.  Sunny skies are in the forecast. A sprint race for all types of...

Explore the River with NRG

Looking for a new way to experience the scenic beauty of Oregon?  Check out some of the great waterways near Portland – the Columbia Slough, Smith and Bybee Lakes, the Willamette River, Ross Island, Sauvie Island, Nehalem Bay and Vancouver Lake.  Northwest River...

Learn to Kayak

Take a beginner kayak lesson with Northwest River Guides and learn to whitewater kayak on the Clackamas River, just outside of Portland, OR.  NRG also teaches kayak classes on the Sandy River near Portland and on the Santiam near Salem.  Call 503.772.1122 to get...