I did the Spokane River trip with my husband and another friend in 2011. Here's my take on the operation. (Disclaimer: I've been rafting on several rivers, including the Wenatchee, Kicking Horse, Nenana, Lochsa, and Shotover in NZ.)
* Good guides
* Reasonably priced
* Lack of attention to safety - This was the first trip I have...
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