1. Map of the area
2. Compass - And the knowledge of how to use it, see our compass classes
3. Light source like a flashlight or headlamp
4. Extra food
5. Extra clothing layer
6. Eye protection
7. First Aid Kit
External frames by design sit up high and further off your back then internals so they require a different approach. Rarely will everything fit inside the bag so typically lighter, bulkier items like sleeping bags and pads may have to be tied on outside.
Desert Voyagers Kayak and Raft Guided Tours and Rentals
Looking for something fun and unexpected to do in Phoenix?
Kayak or Raft the Salt River or Verde Rivers on one of our many tour options or rent a boat and head out on your own schedule. Delivery and shuttle service available. Desert Voyagers is permitted by the USDA Forest Service, Tonto National Forest on both rivers. Non-tour/shuttle rentals can be taken to Lake Pleasant, Saguaro Lack the Gila river and many other places, call and make your reservation today!