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In it’s annual poll, King5 Best Northwest Escapes has awarded Outdoor Adventure Center as 2014’s Best White Water Adventure. How cool is that?

The awards are based on more than 43,000 votes. The voters were rafting experts from the Northwest Washington area.

The fans have spoken. Voter Jared C. stated ”… over all, I give them 9.99 out of 10, because there’s no such thing as a Perfect company, but this one’s as close as it gets.”

Voter Andrew F. was pretty excited: “Absolutely the most fun you could have on the water in Washington.”

Another voter, Michael A., agreed: “Had an excellent time in Index thanks to a great rafting company. Cheers to Outdoor Adventure Center!”

Voter Jason K. had a great time: “Best family based business and great food after the float. Drop in at the River House and enjoy the food on the lawn after your float.”

Outdoor Adventure Center is based in beautiful Index, Washington, near Seattle. It’s only one mile off Highway 2. O.A.C. is considered, by many, to be the best white water rafting company in the West!

Outdoor Adventure Center has some unique advantages over other Washington State rafting companies.  O.A.C. is the only rafting company with river front property, and facilities, on the Skykomish River.

The Adventure Center offers rafting experiences for newcomers as well as seasoned rafters. For families with youngsters, there’s the Family Friendly float trip. For those with more experience, and seeking a thrill, the Adrenaline Pumping Class V White Water of Boulder Drop is available.

Home Base is the River House, a 100 year old restored building. Many rafting adventures include a delicious steak, or tasty vegan meal, access to an outdoor and indoor seating hot tub and a slide show of your unique rafting adventure. Rafters love to unwind, and relax, on our beautiful beachfront property.

And Outdoor Adventure Center doesn’t just offer rafting. Other opportunities include fishing trips, guided hikes to hidden lakes and mines, camping, gold panning, trail rides, eagle and salmon floats and much, much more.

For those seeking to expand their visit, historic Index, Washington offers much to see, taste and do. While it may not exactly be time travel, it sure is fun, enjoyable and relaxing.

For information about your next water adventure, and the Outdoor Adventure Center, call 1-800-282-4043 or go to
Don’t you deserve the best adventure?