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. We hope to see you at an upcoming show!
29th Annual Conference in Reno, NV, December 5-7
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 horsepacking, camping, hiking, fishing trips, bike tours, dude ranches and a variety of other outdoor recreation services.
Idaho Outfitters and Guides
2017 Annual meeting in Boise, ID, December 11-15
The Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association represent 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
MOGA Winter Convention in Helena, MT, January 11-13
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.
Dude Rancher’s Association
2018 DRA Convention in Denver, CO, January 17-20
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
2018 Annual Convention in Denver, CO, February 6-8
Colorado River Outfitters Association 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.