Oregon Whitewater Association

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See why joining the OWA can save you money, expand your social network and introduce you to new boating opportunities!!

Welcome Message from the President

Wilderness First Aid Kits and AED

Do you want to check out a club First Aid Kit and AED? Only OWA club members can check out the club owned Wilderness First Aid Kits and AEDs by sending an email to firstaid(at)oregonwhitewater.org

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 the Facebook group page 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
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OWA User Listing
OWA Members Discount Codes
OWA members are eligible for discounts at several retail establishments

Northwest's Premier Whitewater Club

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.

OWA Newsletters

The 2022 Newsletters are now kept on the soon-to-be new OWA website.  You can find the 2021 newsletters and trip reports on that page, with more to be added soon.

Click Here to see the latest OWA Newsletters

Upcoming Events

Graves Creek Put In
May 20th - May 24th - All Day
The beautiful Wild and Scenic section of the Rogue River. We will float from Grave's Creek to Foster Bar on this lodge trip, including Black Bar, Marial, and Half Moon Lodges
North Umpqua River - Horseshoe Bend - Deer Flat Group Camp
Jun 02nd - Jun 05th - All Day
2022 Upper North Umpqua Trip, class III (IV) ~ Joint weekend sponsored by NWRA and OWA at Horseshoe Bend Campground on Thursday, June 2nd thru Sunday, June 5th, 2022
Glenwood, Washington
Jun 04th - All Day
2022 Klickitat River Festival Event ~ Saturday, June 4th ~ Class III+
McKenzie River - Horse Creek Campground - McKenzie Bridge
Jun 22nd - Jun 26th - All Day
2022 McKenzie River Weekend, Class II - III+, June 22nd to 26th, 2022
McIver State Park ~ Estacada, OR ~ Lower Clackamas River
Oct 01st - All Day
Wilderness First Aid (WFA) October 1st and 2nd, 2022 Lead Instruction: Travis Reid, Oregon Rescue LLC