Wing Boat Size


Wing Boat Size | Aaron and Zach's Mediocre Rafting Show

May 16, 2023

Zach and Courtney discuss the different sizes of Wing boats, and how they differ from other brands out there. Gear Garage is for entertainment only. For formal training, check out:...

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Rafting on the Owyhee River

Pro Tip: Planning a Lower Owyhee Trip

By: Michael Hughes, May 11, 2023

Looking to get on the illusive Owyhee River? Cross your fingers for a good snowpack, some spring rains, and clear sunny skies for the perfect spring river trip! Permits This...

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Tracking and High Water | Aaron and Zach's Mediocre Rafting Show

May 1, 2023

Zach and Aaron discuss what it means for a raft to track, and the upcoming high-water season on the west coast.

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Lower Falls on the North Fork of the Crooked River

North Fork Crooked Trip Report

By: WWGB Staff, April 30, 2023

Written By Yann Crist-Evans Class: II, III, IV (P) Length: 17.8 miles Flow: 500-2500 cfs Character: forested, canyon Gradient: avg 38 fpm Season: spring snowmelt (extremely short season) Hazards: logs,...

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Cool Friend - Matt Cronin


Cool Friend: Matt Cronin

April 28, 2023

On Gear Garage's latest new segment, Cool Friends, Zach sits down with Matt Cronin of Cronin Inflatables.

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Zach Collier

Do We Still Need Zach?

By: Courtney Sweeney, April 27, 2023

Most Tuesdays Zach goes live on Youtube to answer questions he has received over the past week. Zach has been immersed in the whitewater community since college at UC Davis....

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Highwater Owyhee

Pro Tips: Owyhee River at High Water

By: Michael Hughes, April 20, 2023

The Owyhee River is fickle and it relies on a good snowpack and some rain to produce great flows. Every so often the water rises to the 8,000-10,000+ CFS range....

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Rafting & Rescue Training | Aaron and Zach's Mediocre Rafting Show

April 17, 2023

Zach, Aarron & Steve dig deep into the top of Rafting and Rescue training. They touch on the hard pressing questions like: • Is it better to learn with "spinny"...

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Video Review: Getting Beat Down

By: Courtney Sweeney, April 5, 2023

Some boaters are drawn to big munching holes, others avoid them at all cost. Sometimes you make it through, other times you and maybe your boat go along for the...

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8 Cool Cooler Lifehacks - You Won't Believe Number 6!

By: Michael Hughes, April 1, 2023

#1 - Throw Bag A throw bag is part of every river runners gear. A cooler just happens to be on every multi day trip! Why not bring a little...

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Wind River Race

Upper Wind Whitewater Festival

By: Michael Hughes, March 23, 2023

The sun is shinning and snow is starting to melt! Whitewater festival time is here! The 2023 Upper Wind Whitewater Festival kicked off spring last weekend. Lower flows kept many...

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High Water Discussion Zach and Aaron


High Water Discussion | Aaron and Zach's Mediocre Rafting Show

March 22, 2023

It will be high water this season in California for the first time in quite a few years. Zach, Aaron, and Steve all spent time guiding in California on the...

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