Our Adventure Sports Industry Friends
We are active members of a number of organizations dedicated to the adventure and outdoor sports industry. As adventure seekers ourselves, we love what we do. Participation in industry meetings, conventions and expositions allows us to connect with clients and gain insights into the issues and concerns they face.
America Outdoors Association
America Outdoors Association (AOA) is a national trade association established in 1990 with the merger of the Western River Guides Association and the Eastern Professional River Outfitters Association. AOA represents the interests of over 550 professional companies that provide a wide range of outdoor recreation services and outdoor equipment to more than two million Americans each year. Members operate in 43 states and 50 foreign countries. Member companies offer whitewater raft trips, canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding and horse packing, camping, hiking, fishing trips, bike tours, dude ranches and a variety of other outdoor recreation services.
Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association
The Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association (IOGA) represents the majority of the state’s full-time licensed outfitters and guides. Members primarily are small, independently owned businesses offering guided hunting, fishing, river running, trail riding, hiking, biking, climbing, skiing, snowmobiling and guest ranch trips.
Montana Outfitters & Guides Association
Montana Outfitters & Guides Association (MOGA) includes more than 200 of Montana’s professional licensed outfitters and guides with operations that span the state’s regions. With years of experience guiding hunters, fishermen, horseback riders, skiers and snowmobilers, their outfitters will show you the best of Montana.
Check out our Fins & Feathers program we created with MOGA that is offered nationwide.
Dude Ranchers' Association
The Dude Ranchers’ Association (DRA) was formed in 1926 to preserve the special way of life and wonderful environment in which dude ranching takes place. Membership in the association is a rigorous two-year inspection and approval process, to ensure that guests are treated to genuine western hospitality combined with the lodging industry’s highest standards.
Colorado River Outfitters Association
Colorado River Outfitters Association (CROA) is a trade association representing approximately 50 licensed professional river rafting outfitters who specialize in providing outstanding outdoor adventures for families and individuals of all tastes and capabilities. The organization’s mission is to promote rafting in Colorado and provide a reasoned voice on legislative, regulatory and other developments that affect the commercial rafting industry, the health of local rivers and Colorado’s tourism economy as a whole.