Veterans Expeditions (VetEx) works to create a supportive, community among military veterans of all eras through adventure. For the last few years, they've worked with Mark Rutherford and Wild River Guides (wildriverfish.com) in Alaska, paddling the Kanektok River over 100 wilderness miles to the Bering Sea.
Directed and shot by award-winning cinematographer Nathan Ward
Written and edited by Summer Simpson
Additional photography by Nevin Fowler