the sport of guiding a raft while descending a river, especially through rapids known as 'white water' rafting
the business of making or managing rafts
Rafting or white water rafting is the challenging recreational outdoor activity of using an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other bodies of water. This is usually done on white water or different degrees of rough water, in order to thrill and excite the raft passengers. The development of this activity as a leisure sport has become popular since the mid-1970s. It is considered an extreme sport, as it can be dangerous.
The numerical value of rafting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of rafting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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The river is basically closed so that shuts down all the rafting, they're losing all their revenue.
If you're after beach time or volcano trekking (not recommended in slippery conditions), the wet season can be inconvenient, on the other hand, the wet is better for river rafting (better flow conditions) and waterfall chasing.
This is a really devastating spill, we've been hearing from rafting companies and other businesses that rely on the river that if they can't get clients out on the river in the next couple of days, they may have to shut down their doors.
On the (rafting) trip reports, they were talking about seeing a bear cub ... again and again, they kept saying they’d been seeing the bear in the same location for days and they were starting to grow concerned about mama bear being dead or gone.
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