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Lower Salmon River Rafting

Lower Salmon River Rafting trips are big. The canyon's are big, it has broad white sandy beaches, big splashy waves with rapids like Checkerboard, soaring canyons like the impressive Snow Hole Canyon and big fun for everyone.

With the warm weather and clear warm water, this Lower Salmon River rafting trip is full of swimming opportunities along with being a great place to learn to row your own boat or maneuver an inflatable kayak.

Towering desert canyons hold wildlife like the desert bighorn sheep,  sounds of canyon wrens crescendo bouncing off the walls, while wide open starry nights beckon you to bed. With a river of full of history like gold miners and river hermits who escaped to its wilds to find their own solitude, every turn holds a story.

The famous "River of No Return" will be sure to have you returning as soon as you can with the Canyon's of the Lower Salmon River being the quintessential summer rafting trip on one of America's true river trips.

  • Big fun splashy rapids that are forgiving and lots of chances for swimming.
  • Lovely white sand beaches for camping with striking canyon scenery and wildlife.
  • Warm sunny weather to enjoy all the hiking opportunities to historic homesteads and mining camps.
  • Raft on America’s largest undammed river, the Salmon and end on the Snake River.
  • Our standard trip includes a jet boat shuttle ride out from the Snake River all the way straight into Lewiston. Experience the river in a whole new way!!

2021 LOWER SALMON RIVER DATES:

JULY 2021

7/16/21- 5 DAY,    7/22/21- 5 DAY FAMILY TRIP,    7/29/21- 6 DAY LEARN-TO-ROW YOUR OWN RAFT TRIP

AUGUST 2021

8/5/21-5 DAY,    8/12/21-5 DAY,    8/20/21-5 DAY,   

 


Trip LengthAvailabilityPrice per Person 
Four DaysFor groups of 5 or more.*Adult: $1100
Youth: $995
Five DaysFor groups of 5 or more by request for alternate dates.*Adult: $1,310
Youth: $1,200


Five Day Lower Salmon River Trip

  • Trip meets in Lewiston Idaho at 7:30 AM on day one
  • Trip ends at 5:00 PM on day five*
  • $1310 for adults and $1200 for youth (age 12 and under). Parties of 11 or more are eligible for a group discount on most trip dates. Please contact us for details concerning group rates.
  • All camping gear provided; tent, sleeping bag, pad, group gear.
  • All meals starting with lunch on day 1 through lunch on final day.
  • Trip includes jet boat shuttle ride out from confluence of Snake River into Lewiston.
  • River water levels and trip capacity may limit availability.
  • Before you book you may want to review our deposit, cancellation, and refund policies.

Four Day Lower Salmon River Trip

  • Trip meets at 7:30 AM on day one and ends at 5:00 PM on day four*
  • $1100 for adults and $995 for youth (age 12 and under). Parties of 11 or more are eligible for a group discount on most trip dates. Please contact us for details concerning group rates.
  • All camping gear provided; tent, sleeping bag, pad, group gear.
  • All meals starting with lunch on day 1 through lunch on final day.
  • Trip includes jet boat shuttle ride out from confluence of Snake River into Lewiston.
  • River water levels and trip capacity may limit availability.
  • Before you book you may want to review our deposit, cancellation, and refund policies.
  • Online reservations are not available for this trip length, please call 800-827-1358 to book. Four day trips are available for groups of 5 or more.

 

  • Dates with strikethrough are filled or booked for a private party.
  • Recommended minimum age is 7.

Trip Highlights

  • Our largest river in terms of flow, which means big, fun waves!
  • Our sunniest, warmest multi-day whitewater trip.
  • Clear, warm water and beautiful beaches. Our best river for swimming.
  • Scenic open canyons and spectacular, rock-walled gorges.

Trip Summary

  • Near: Lewiston, Idaho
  • Trip Length: 4 & 5 days
  • Meeting Time: 7:30 AM
  • Season: July  - Sept. 30
  • Boat Options: paddle raft, oar raft, row-yourself cataraft, inflatable kayak, stand up paddle board
  • Whitewater Rating: III+ (Intermediate)
  • Suggested minimum age: 7

4 Day Trip Guide (pdf)
5 Day Trip Guide (pdf)