Yesterday October 8th!! my first rafting experience!!!! INTENSE, and AMAZING!!!!!! Im hooked!!!! Already seeking another river and a few smaller ones to learn kayaking!!! Thanks to all of you I knew exactly what to wear to enjoy the river!!!! I hadno idea what i have been missing out on!! Although I do feel like I've been hit by a Mach truck and then it backed over me!!! Thanks alot for the advice and encouragment!!! Any more tips on where to go next and a good place to buy gear holler at me!!!!