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International Travel Pointers for Women

For women traveling abroad, there are a few cultural hitches that can make for awkward moments. Nothing that should dissuade a female from embarking on an international trip, but if known ahead of time, can make traveling as a female a whole lot easier. Toilet Paper...

Fall Fly Fishing in Western North Carolina

  Fall is in the air! Already the days are getting shorter and the leaves will start changing color soon.  For fly fishermen, fall means the delayed Harvest streams will be stocked with trout and anglers will have more places to trout fish then time to fish. Here...

So You Want to Learn to Fly Fish

Picture a well-placed fly rod cast landing the fly under an overhanging mountain laurel. The fly sits on the surface of the water for just a second, with a small twitch of the fly rod it moves with the appearance of a living thing and then there is an explosion of...

Delayed Harvest Fly Fishing – Nantahala River

When fly fishermen talk about the delayed harvest season - the Nantahala River is always mentioned as one of the top destinations.  The Nantahala River has two distinct sections of river, supporting all three species of trout:  rainbow, brook and brown.  Between the...

Why A Pool Roll Is Not Always A Whitewater Roll

There are a number of reasons why your winter pool roll might not work when you go kayaking on the river During the winter, it is tempting to save all your roll practice for the pool.   And for some - the winter pool sessions are the only time a roll is really ever...

READING LIST FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS

Suggested Books to Read While Traveling Bus rides, long shuttles, early nights after all full day of traveling, all of these are great reasons for uploading/bringing along a booked with you when you travel.  many inns have a book exchange, so if you bring one book...

Need More Outdoors Focuses on Kids Outdoors

Need More Outdoors to Help Get WNC Kids Outdoors Endless River Adventures is proud to support Need More Outdoors - a nonprofit with a priority to get community kids outdoors, enjoying their own backyard.  The nonprofit is created in the spirit of Maria Noakes, a...

Taking Care of Your Dry Suit

You've spent the big bucks to upgrade to a dry suit.  Good for you!  Now make sure that you take care of it so that it lasts you a good long while. Here is a little advice for caring for your dry suit : Gasket fit.  If it feels as if you have a tourniquet around your...