The Guide Chronicles

 
Unique River Adventures

The Two Weeks that Changed My Life.

When we pulled ashore on my first day of raft guide training on the North Platte, I was assigned the task of helping set up for lunch. There were Oreo cookies for dessert, the kind that come in a container with an easy-open, resealable flap on top. The packaging explained, in writing just slightly smallerCONTINUE READING


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A Friend’s Gift of the Gunnison River Gorge

By Bill Dvorak Dvorak Expeditions Est. 1969 I first ran the “Gunny Gorge” in June 1982.  A friend, Tom Beck, who was the chief Black Bear Biologist for the Colorado Department of Wildlife, convinced me, and my buddy Randy to have a look at this incredible gorge.  Tom thought I should start outfitting trips inCONTINUE READING


 
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Echoes of the Final Miracle

Green River: Sand Wash – Swasey’s Rapid October 8 – 11, 2018 IN MY LIFE: There are places I’ll remember All my life, though some have changed Some forever not for better Some have gone and some remain All these places have their moments With lovers and friends I still can recall Some are deadCONTINUE READING


 
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DVORAK’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19 FOR FUTURE BOOKINGS & ADJUSTMENTS 2020

OFFERING RAFTING TRIPS ON (7) SELECTED RIVERS JUNE 1ST FORWARD | WATERSPORT RENTALS – ALL CRAFTS AND GEAR IN COLORADO’S (Arkansas River Valley) & SHUTTLES FOR PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL OUTFITTERS CUSTOM FLOAT FISHING TRIPS ON Gold Medal waters!  SPECIALTY Teenage Whitewater Skills Camp 15 days  SWIFTWATER RESCUE AND TECHNICAL ROPE RESCUE COURSES www.dvorakexpeditions.com READY FORCONTINUE READING


 
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12 REASONS TO VACATION IN COLORADO

Colorado has been one of the top vacation spots for decades. With its breathtaking scenery and outdoors culture, it’s been a hot spot for anyone yearning for some outdoor fun. If you’re still not convinced to plan your next trip to Colorado, here are twelve reasons to book your next trip to the Rocky MountainsCONTINUE READING


 
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10 Reasons To Go Kayaking!

Rafting may be one of our favorite activities on the water, but there is plenty of other watercraft to take to the rapids! Kayaking is a huge part of our life here at DVK and we want it to be part of your life too. With amazing health, mental, and athletic benefits Kayaking is theCONTINUE READING


 
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A Life In The Rapids – Matt Dvorak

              Matt is the CEO of Dvorak Expeditions and was born into river sports. His passion for the river doesn’t just stop at rafting he is often found SUPing class four and five rapids and lives the outdoor mindset every day. Although Matt thrives off of river sports hisCONTINUE READING


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