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President Speaks at America’s Great Outdoors Conference

April 19th, 2010

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Excerpt: President Obama spoke on Friday at the White House Conference on America’s Great Outdoors.   Reading the transcript all of us at The River Company appreciate the quote below.  We believe families need to spend more time outdoors.  If you are on the fence about your vacation choices this Summer, give a vacation that enables you and your family to be outside some additional thought.   And if you end up in Idaho, come by and give us a visit. Third, we’ll help families spend more time outdoors, building on what the First Lady has done through the “Let’s Move” initiative to encourage…

River Co. offers on-river teacher workshop with Project Learning Tree

April 13th, 2010

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Excerpt: The River Company, along with Idaho Project Learning Tree, is offering an on-river teacher workshop focusing on Wildfires & Weeds, Aug 2-3, 2010. $95 covers workshop fee, raft trip and lunches. Optional university credit is available. On the river and in the classroom, this workshop will address wildfires and invasive species with both a local and statewide focus. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on PLT activities, enhance teaching skills, plan ways to use PLT activities to accomplish existing curricular goals and meet state education standards, join the growing community of educators who believe in PLT’s approach to education,…

Dogs of The River Company

April 5th, 2010

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Excerpt: It is true. At certain times of the year it seems that Stanley has more dogs than human inhabitants. And at The River Company we do love our dogs. On that note, we would like to welcome another addition to the family. Guide Mark Martin recently became the proud father of Rainy, the cutest (and from what we hear, the most well-behaved) puppy there ever was. Check out these pics of Rainy and the other River Co. dogs.

Rainy: "Best" puppy in the world

Mangee...so regal

Ochoco the wonder pup

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Stanley Idaho and SNRA Video

January 12th, 2010

Just got wind of a great video about the Sawtooth National Recreation Area put together by the Sawtooth Society.  Really worth the time if you are considering visiting Stanley, Idaho. Thanks to Jared at the Stanley Sawtooth Chamber of Commerce for letting us know about it.