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rafting

[′raft·iŋ]
(geology)
Transporting of rock by floating ice or floating organic materials (such as logs) to places not reached by water currents.
(oceanography)
The process of forming rafted ice.
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Other events for adrenalin addicts include parachute jumps, sky dives, runs and whitewater rafting, all of which are fantastic fun for all ages, are cheap to take part in and raise money for the lifeboats in Wales.
Their mission has been to provide an unparalleled whitewater rafting and outdoor education experience while educating about and advocating for the environment.
Whitewater rafting consists of navigating a stretch of water in an inflatable raft.
Leaf watchers can also take full advantage of the exciting activities on campus such as whitewater rafting, hiking along the Appalachian Trail and rides along the Smoky Mountain railroad.
A HOLIDAYMAKER has drowned in a whitewater rafting adventure in Turkey.
If you fancy taking part in a sponsored event, such as an abseil down the Liver Building, parachute jumps and whitewater rafting, contact Penny Growcoot on 0151-285 8452.
A spokesman for the National Whitewater Rafting Centre confirmed Tanweer and Khan were both rafting on the Afon Tryweryn from early in the morning until the afternoon on Saturday June 4 - the same time as the Liverpool immigration workers.
Most of my college buddies always flake out,'' said Chong, who also enjoys mountaineering, backpacking, scuba diving, skydiving, kayaking, whitewater rafting, rock climbing and caving.
Snorkeling is the mainstay, but there are other options, including whitewater rafting and rappelling 72 meters--the height of a 21-story building--into the Anhumas Abyss, a cavern with a subterranean lake the size of a football field.
Web sites for the Food Bank for El Dorado County and All-Outdoors Whitewater Rafting were the top winners at the 10th annual Dottie Awards Thursday night.
High Desert River Outfitters (HDRO) is Oregon's premiere whitewater rafting company, for all skill-levels aged 5 and up, from beginner to expert.
Consider a Lake Placid whitewater rafting excursion on the Hudson River or find some rapids and go kayaking.