middle fork expeditions family rafting trip

Why an All-Family Whitewater Rafting Trip is a Bucket List Must

There are a handful of family vacations that are more than just fun, they get under your skin and have a powerful impact for one reason or another. Our family safari in Africa was like this for us and we all refer back to it often as our family trip of a lifetime thus far. Fortunately, you don’t have to go so far to have a meaningful adventure. We went on our first whitewater rafting trip …

grand canyon rafting

An Ideal Summer Trip for Families: Rafting in the Grand Canyon

Like most families, we first saw the Grand Canyon from the crowded visitor center on the South Rim. Gazing down at the vast expanse of massive, ragged cliffs dropping to the Colorado River below, I found it spectacular — but also, unsatisfying. I knew we were glimpsing only a small slice of the 277-mile-long canyon,…