11. November 2020.   •     Guest Writer

Different resources available

Learning whitewater rafting doesn’t have to be hard. You just have to find the best resource that will teach you about the subject matter. First-time whitewater rafters who want to make it big in the rafting industry have many different options. There are many schools and camps that offer these activities. The best option would probably be going to a camp where you learn the ropes, have to wear protective clothing, learn some basic CPR techniques, and learn how to use a kayak to get upriver. A rafting camp is also great for learning about the safety equipment such as life vests, harnesses, and helmets that are required for the sport.

There are guides in the industry that are great for newbie rafters to pick up tips from. There are even some who offer their services in-person to teach those looking to get into the water. These guides typically charge a fee for their services. However, some camps and companies may offer this service for free in exchange for the use of a personal guide to keep their group safe.

In addition to a lot of information that is available on whitewater and safety, there are also a variety of different boats and supplies available for you. A great way to learn about what type of raft is best for you and your group of friends would be to talk with some of your friends about it. They will also be able to give you good information about whether the type of raft is right for you or not.

Mreznica-river-kayaking-rafting | Raftrek Adventure Travel Croatia

For a beginner rafter

The first thing that comes to mind is usually an inflatable raft. This type of raft is easy to set up, it’s easy to maneuver when it’s filled with water, and it’s quite affordable. Most beginner rafters will try this first because it’s a very popular option for most rafters.

Another type of boat that is used by many is the kayak. These are great options for beginners because they allow you to get down in the water a bit farther than an inflatable raft and still stay below the rapids. They’re also a little more expensive but you won’t have to worry about using as much of your money on water if you don’t want to.

A kayak also allows you to go out on the water and explore, which is another reason why so many whitewater rafters go kayaking. Most kayaking trips will last up to two hours, depending on the size of the kayak and the conditions of the river. The kayak allows you to stay at more than one location. You can go out on a lake and get a good look at the river and take in all the natural beauty of the river while still being out in the water.

Tara-river-rafting-Montenegro | Raftrek Adventure Travel

Learning Whitewater Rafting

So when starting out in this business, learning whitewater rafting doesn’t have to be that hard. You just have to find the best resource that will teach you everything you need about the subject matter.

First, you have to find a good resource for your whitewater rafting adventures. There are a lot of different resources available on the internet, and some of them are very good. If you find a resource that has all of the information that you need for a reasonable price, then you have found a good resource. But if you spend too much money on the information, you might not be getting all of it that you need.

Researching on the internet is a good way to see if a resource will be able to provide you with all of the information that you need. Many resources will also offer tips and advice for you to help you figure out the basics of whitewater Rafting. For example, you might find a resource that has a tutorial on how to make your own first kayak that will show you step-by-step everything that you need to know.

Cetina-River-rafting | Raftrek Adventure Travel Croatia

Finding a resource that provides you with information like this is a great place to start for anyone who is looking to become a whitewater Rafting expert. Once you are done researching, all you have to do is find the best one for you. Once you are sure that you have found the right resource, you can start looking into renting out your equipment and getting out on the water with your new friends.


Adventure Guides Training in Croatia is hosted by Raftrek Travel every year. Rafting and Kayaking school and training, for an adventure trip leader, is something that we give most of our attention to. Hence to these qualities your guides will always operate in a safety-conscious manner. Check out our blog, follow it, and applying for the whitewater rafting course in the spring of 2021 in Croatia. We will post the application in mid-Feb.

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