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Oregon Whitewater Association

Oregon's Premier Whitewater Rafting Club

It's time to think about your Invasive Species Permits!

     Here are the links for Oregon and Idaho.

     Oregon:  https://apps3.oregon.gov/application/osmb/elicense/

     Idaho:  https://idpr.idaho.gov/Renewal/PermitsLogin.aspx


Mission Statement

The Oregon Whitewater Association brings private boaters together for the enjoyment of whitewater boating.

Our vision is to promote whitewater safety and training for all of our membership in an effort to provide safety awareness and confidence when executing river rescue skills. OWA is the community of choice where fun and river adventures thrive and where people and rivers connect.

FaceBook Group

It will be up to you the OWA member if you want to be part of the group.  You will need a FaceBook account, and go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/oregonwhitewater/ and request to join.  Membership to OWA includes all the members in the household.  Any one of the members can request to join the FaceBook Group page.

Latest Trip Reports from OWA Club Members

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There you are! You have run the rapid successfully, and are sitting in an eddy at the bottom, feeling relieved and happy to hav…
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The annual OWA Rogue Trip was getting ready to roll in early February with a launch date of February 15. The trip was supposedl…
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OWA’s annual New Year’s Day Paddle could not have asked for a more beautiful start to 2014. In spite of unusually low water leve…
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We couldn’t have had better weather this time of year! Absolutely gorgeous! Highs in the mid 50’s and lows couldn’t have gotten …
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2.5 Day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) - September 30-October 2, 2016.....
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N. Santiam River, Class II/III
Oct 01st 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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