What the River Does

It’s a Game-Changer

By Amy Story

I never would’ve thought the guy I jokingly called Wild River Bill would actually one day take me on the river, but he sure did, as promised. 

In Hells Canyon.

 “It’s a game-changer,” his friend Katherine had told me. “If you get a chance to go, you should.” And then she lent me her gear, made us a nice dinner, and we had an evening with her and her husband Sean O’Neill when we came to pick up the stuff. 

“Wild River Bill” Crupper, knowing I’m a writer, asked me just before the final takeout how I planned to put the experience into words.

Where to start?

The prepping and planning were impressive and immense—the excitement on the first day among the rafters, tangible.

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only


Amy Story

About Amy Story

Amy Story is a food and adventure writer, artist, and art instructor. She makes her way through the state looking for good recipes and new friends, often found simultaneously.

Comments are closed.