How to Support Local Businesses – 5 Things You Can Do to Help Your Community

Corona Virus. It sure is a crappy thing and these are hard times for a lot of us.

So many of us are affected in different ways and we’re wondering when will this be over? Or at least when will we be able to operate somewhat ‘normally’?

We don’t have the answers to these questions, but we do know there are things we can do to help right now.

Here are 5 ideas of what we can do to help support our local businesses and community members – both now and when the pandemic ends.

10 Benefits of Being Outside

When you think about rafting and outdoor adventures you probably aren’t thinking about the mental and physical benefits. You’re likely thinking about the fun you’re going to have. About spending time with family and friends, meeting new people, or exploring an area you haven’t been before.

This is all true. These are reasons enough to spend a day outside.

The good news is rafting has SO many other benefits you probably aren’t even thinking about. All outdoor activities do. Nature is a powerful force and it brings us so much good – both mentally and physically.

Here are 10 Unexpected Benefits of Rafting and Other Outdoor Activities.

4 Common Misconceptions About White Water Rafting

With many adventure activities, there can be a lot of nerves attached to it – especially if the sport is completely new to you. From worrying about experience level to wondering if you need to know how to swim, there can sometimes be a lot of hesitation and tension coming from those who have not spent too much time in moving water.

But, experience is the key to understanding. If you don’t try, you truly will never know the excitement and joy that is white water rafting.

5 Best Mountain Bike Trails in Golden, B.C.

Paddling down the Kicking Horse River is clearly our specialty. And although we love the river and the thrill white water provides, we here at Glacier adore the many activities that come along with living in a mountain town.

Our amazing location in the heart of the Rockies has led Golden to become a leading destination for one adventure activity that leaves you breathless and excited to hit the trails!

5 Lessons Learned Working at a Rafting Company

We love where we work!

From the river to the mountains to the town of Golden itself, the environment we immerse ourselves in daily creates quite an enjoyable atmosphere. It is a reason the majority of our staff return year-after-year.

But just like the river itself, there are always challenges to overcome.

And that is the beauty of rivers – they are constantly flowing, and always changing. It is one of the many reasons it has taught us so much throughout the years.