Welcome to ROW Adventures!
An adventure travel company since 1979, we lead life-enriching journeys around the world that benefit not only our travelers, but the places and people we visit. Rated by National Geographic Adventure as one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth,” and voted “World’s Best Tour Operator” by Travel & Leisure Magazine readers, we continue pioneering new trips and ways of adventuring in both popular and remote places of the world.
Our promise to you is "Sharing Nature – Enriching Lives;" connecting you in a meaningful and personally relevant way to the places you visit, inspiring you to be a part of the culture and lifestyle, and creating a safe-space for you to grow and gain new insight through your experiences.
The driving force behind accomplishing our promise to you is a team of people passionate about travel who strive to set the high watermark in adventure and guest service. Setting the pace and tone is founder Peter Grubb and his life partner Betsy Bowen. With our superlative team and guides, many trained in natural and cultural history interpretation to share a deeper understanding and appreciation for the incredible places we visit, we create artfully-crafted, meticulously organized itineraries, delivered with professionalism and enthusiasm, providing you, and your family and friends, with incredible experiences and lifelong memories.
From our beginnings over 35 years ago as a whitewater rafting company in the Northwest, ROW Adventures has grown to offer a wide variety of trips that cater to many different activities - kayaking, hiking, biking, fishing, multisport, etc. - interests - family-focused vacations, lodge-based tours, wildlife viewing, custom trips etc. - and locations - exploring the Galapagos Islands, hiking in Machu Picchu, ecolodges in the Amazon, safaris in Africa, yachting in Europe, wildlife viewing in Antarctica, sea kayaking in Baja, kayaking with whales in British Columbia, and more. We are constantly exploring new places and trip ideas. In addition to our planned itineraries, ROW specializes in custom and charter trips, creating amazing private tour itineraries to match your desires.
We're here to make your trip memorable, easy, and safe; the only question left is, where do you want your next adventure to take you?