My heart grows more and more with each run, every stoke, every boat flip, and every booty beer! All while screaming at the top of my lungs because we just conquered what you thought was going to be the impossible.
Rivers are the veins of our exsistence. Without them we would live in a drastically different world. This is something that I have come to cherish and embrace. Starting on the snowcapped peaks and ending in the mysterious ocean, rivers take a journey so powerful that they shape our world.
Written by Derek Delamotte I have to let all you wonderful rafters, paddlers, and otherwise crazy adventurists know that by no means am I a seasoned rafter. I'm not even a weekend warrior. If I were to describe my rafting experience I would be a tri-annual rafter; someone that attempts to get three year’s worth … Continue reading A Fathers View
While spending the first 24 years of my young life in the boring northeastern state of Ohio, I realized I needed more excitement and adventure in my life. So when my three really close friends decided to drop everything they know and move to the mysterious and unknown state of Idaho, I thought to myself … Continue reading Discovering My Purpose
There are few things left in this world that are pure and untouched by man. Even less are the moments we have to ourselves, moments and thoughts unaffected by an external need or societal force. Moments, experiences, and memories that cannot be replaced, taken, or forgotten. True value. This is the value that as I … Continue reading Humble Pie
Since I've become a full blown river rat, I've heard of this beautiful place that you have to see. A place where you will find a connection with nature that's indescribable. I was told it will change your life, and your love of rafting. So that's what I did, I headed out to finally explore the Salmon … Continue reading The River of No Return
Since my time out west, I've dedicated a majority of my time to the river. It is just part of who i am. So when an old college roommate decided he wanted to up root and start his adventure, we gave him a place to stay, a cot to sleep on and a PFD (Personal … Continue reading Dougy’s Day
Showing up to the North Fork Payette Creature Craft camp this year, I already knew what to expect; amazing boats, whitewater, and even better people. I was greeted by the owners Darren Vancil and George Nuckols. Two boaters that I met at last years camp. The Creature Craft crew comes to the North Fork every … Continue reading Creature Craft 2016
For Fear and Glory The North Fork of the Payette. That is about all that needs to be said to start this story. A river long feared by many and rafted by few. This fear rightfully so. A river so mean and powerful that few take the chance to raft it. My move to Idaho … Continue reading For Fear and Glory
Eddie Fence Productions is stoked to announce the creation of our Blog/website. This is all a learning process so bare with us while we get our feet planted on the ground! We will keep this site up to date with travel plans, product reviews and trip reports.