2010 Whitewater Rafting Season Getting Better With Every Snowflake

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Anticipating an outstanding rafting season in the spring of 2010, GettingOutside.com and Northern Outdoors partner on exciting whitewater adventure sweepstakes.

“Whitewater rafting is Mother Nature's perfect rollercoaster ride. It’s an outdoor adventure you can truly share with family and friends, with memories that last a lifetime,” said Russell Walters, President, Northern Outdoors.

With record cold temperatures and snow falling over a good deal of America, you might not be thinking about your next whitewater rafting trip, but the blizzards of winter lay the foundation of spring's whitewater season. And with all the snow we're seeing, this spring should prove to be one of the best whitewater seasons yet.

Thinking ahead to crystal clear waters and the thrills of raging rapids, GettingOutside.com has partnered with Northern Outdoors on a unique whitewater adventure sweepstakes.

GettingOutside.com Whitewater Sweepstakes is Free!*

Everyone who registers as a new member on GettingOutside.com between now and May 15, 2010 will be eligible to win a free outdoor adventure at Western Maine's wilderness playground, courtesy of Northern Outdoors, Maine's Premier Adventure Resort.* GettingOutside.com Membership is free, and registration is open today. Enter the GettingOutside.com Whitewater Sweepstakes!

"Whitewater rafting is Mother Nature's perfect rollercoaster ride. It's an outdoor adventure you can truly share with family and friends, with memories that last a lifetime," said Russell Walters, President, Northern Outdoors. "Since Northern Outdoors ran the first ever rafting trip on the Kennebec River back in 1976, we've helped many, many first-timers, families, and high adventure enthusiasts, discover Maine whitewater."

With Spring just around the corner, the two organizations felt the timing was perfect to make this exclusive offer to new GettingOutside.com members. The community-powered outdoor site is centered around recreational activities and destinations shared and enjoyed by its many members.

"Anytime you can combine a great activity like whitewater rafting with camping and exploring in the Maine wilderness you have the recipe for a whole lot of fun," said Don Neske, Managing Partner, GettingOutside.com. "GettingOutside.com is all about exploring the great outdoors, and we can't think of a better way to do that than with a fantastic outfitter like Northern Outdoors!"

Along with the featured grand prize, whitewater getaway adventure, you can win one of several prizes that will be given out randomly to new members who join during the sweepstakes period. And since all participants get a free membership on GettingOutside.com, everyone is a winner.

"If you love outdoor recreation, joining GettingOutside.com is a wonderful opportunity to meet and join a growing social network of outdoor enthusiasts, sharing adventures, tips and tricks, and friendship," said Neske. "There's nothing like GettingOutside to get in shape, stay fit, and have fun in the process. And if you win some prizes along the way, so much the better."

*Terms and conditions apply. The winner will be chosen at random, see GettingOutside.com for sweepstakes details.

About GettingOutside.com

GettingOutside.com aspires to be the most friendly, community-powered outdoor site. Whatever your experience level - at GettingOutside we invite you to become a member and share your favorite outdoor activities and outdoor destinations with our growing community enthusiasts. You'll discover budget travel, family vacations and staycations, camping, hiking, fishing, cycling, running, swimming, and a green environment. Membership is free so join today! Outdoor Adventure GettingOutside.com

About Northern Outdoors

Northern Outdoors is Maine's Premier Adventure Resort, winner of Yankee Magazine 2008 Editor's Choice Award. Year-round affordable, high quality Maine vacations with whitewater rafting, river floats, hiking, snowmobiling, snowmobile rentals, fishing, ATV trails, nearby skiing and golf.

Lodging choices include luxury Club cabins, Cozy cabins, lakeside cottages, cabin tents and riverside campsites. Enjoy great food and fresh ales at our Kennebec River Pub and Brewery, an outdoor swimming pool, giant hot tub, game room, and free wireless access. Comfort, convenience, and dedicated staff are what you get with Northern Outdoors. Celebrating our 33rd year of the best New England vacations for friends and families. Only 2 hours from Portland, 4 hours from Boston. http://www.northernoutdoors.com/

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