The 5,000 Miles of Wild® campaign enjoys the support of many sponsors and friends. We are grateful for their commitment to protecting Wild and Scenic Rivers for today’s communities and future generations.

Presenting Sponsors 

Supporting Sponsors


Friend of the Campaign

  • Klean Kanteen
  • Nantahala Outdoor Center
  • NOLS

Non-profit Partners

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The River of No Return

When I reflect upon my experience floating down the Salmon River, I think about what it was like to fall asleep beneath dozens of shining stars. I am reminded of...

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Rapid Change

Without a wild and free river like the Salmon River, I never would have been able to feel the rush as the rapids splashed cold water in my face and...

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And we all float on

My first year as a permit holder on the San Juan. Morning sunshine with coffee, warm breeze while floating doen the river. Mom and baby goats chewing tall grass on...

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The Great Columbia

One of my favorite memories from my youth involved the family trips to various scenic areas along the Columbia River. These involved such locations including Beacon Rock and the Grand...

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Rafting along the Snake River

Years ago, my family took a trip out west to Yellowstone. One beautiful sunny day, we rented a raft and, along with another couple from Pennsylvania, took a trip down...

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Greyhound to Rapids Heaven

My father reconverted an old Greyhound Bus and we took numerous summer trips traveling the US, Canada, and Mexico. My sisters and I were middle school age when we started.

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