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

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 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 2021 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

Feb 09th 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Flying Pie Pizza - 7804 SE Stark St
Upper Siletz River - Buck Creek to Moonshine Park
Feb 12th - All Day
Upper Siletz River - Main Stem, Class III to III+ (IV to IV+), Saturday, Feb 12th
Gasquet, California
Feb 20th - Feb 21st 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
This is a Boating Community, Whitewater Event ~ Not an OWA Sponsored or Supported River Trip! 2022 BoatSmith Whitewater Festival ~ Thursday, Feb 17th thru Monday, Feb 21st ~ Patrick Creek Campground
Mar 09th 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
North Clackamas Aquatic Center - 7300 SE Harmony Rd, Milwaukie, OR 97222
Dodge Park
Apr 09th - Apr 10th - All Day
This year River Safety Training (RST) will be offered again at Dodge Park. As most of you know, this is our signature safety event for the year and we want to make sure the class is full. We will again have three primary instructors who will be coordinated by Sam Drevo and eNRG Kayaking.
Apr 13th 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Flying Pie Pizza - 7804 SE Stark St