Quality time can often take a backseat to the distractions of our everyday lives. It is easy to get caught up in our daily mishmash of emails, work routines, and long hours spent behind a screen. Adventure has a way of putting things into perspective. Unplugging and being together in nature opens up space for deeper connections and new adventures. That is why we are encouraging everyone to bring back quality timeauthentic, unplugged time together. Below are just a few reasons why you should venture out together and leave the distractions behind.

Learn to support each other

Adventure shows us each other’s strengths and weaknesses. Whether you are hiking a side canyon or paddling through a rapid, everyone brings a different skill set to the table and working together is the ultimate bonding experience. By recognizing and embracing each other’s differences, we are able to set aside expectations and have a more authentic experience together.

Set distractions aside

Screen time often trickles into our quality time and can lead to us being preoccupied instead of fully present with others. Taking distractions out of the equation opens up room for new possibilities to recharge and reconnect together. More conversations, deeper connections, and new memories are formed when we are able to fully connect with those we care about.

Create new memories

Play together, explore together, be together. The simple act of being present together is one of the most rewarding parts of quality time. Unplugging and exploring nature together allows for what truly matters to resurface. Create new memories together while cherishing old ones and watch how your bonds grow and deepen. 

Shared Inspiration  

Going away on an adventure is like hitting a refresh button. We are pulled away from daily routines and immersed into the wonder and unknown of nature. Nature has a way of opening perspectives that will travel far beyond the length of your trip.


Need help finding the perfect adventure to unplug and experience authentic quality time together? We can help guide you – we have been connecting people to water adventures around the world since 1987. Email us at info@riversandoceans.com or call us at (928) 526-4575 to speak with one of our knowledgeable Adventure Booking Specialists. Are you ready for adventure?