Idaho Whitewater Rafting

Guides and Outfitters

Idaho is a premier destination for whitewater rafting with 31,000 whitewater river miles stretching across the state. The Snake River in Hells Canyon and the Salmon River, also known as the River of No Return, are among Idaho's most popular rivers for guided trips. Listed below are a number of commercial guides and outfitters that run rafting trips on the rivers in Idaho. Many of the companies offer more than rafting. Visit their web sites to learn more about the adventures waiting for you.


ROW Adventures. PO Box 579, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816. Phone: 208-765-0841; Toll-free: 1-800-451-6034; Fax: 208-667-6506. E-mail

National Geographic's "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth," ROW Adventures is Idaho's most experienced adventure travel ROW Adventurescompany guiding trips in Idaho for over 30 years. ROW Adventures guides more Idaho rivers than anyone on earth! We specialize is whitewater rafting, kayaking, guided fly-fishing, and multi-sport vacations for the adventure travel enthusiasts. Trips ranging from 1-11 days, we cater to all groups sizes and abilities. Be sure to think of ROW for all of your Idaho, Montana or Oregon adventures!


Hells Canyon Raft Inc. PO Box 4610, McCall, ID 83638. Phone/Fax: 208-634-6366; Toll-free: 1-800-523-6502. E-mail

We are the leaders in adventure river trips. ThereHells Canyon Raft Inc is excitement and relaxation for everyone. We provide the safety and comfort your family needs to travel in Idaho's backcountry. We are a family run company in business since 1983. Our trips are all-inclusive starting with hotel accommodations the night before we launch, roundtrip transportation, sumptuous meals and snacks, certified kid friendly guides, and all equipment.


O.A.R.S Idaho Rafting. PO Box 67, Angels Camp, CA 95222. Toll-free: 1-800-346-6277. E-mail

Idaho whitewater rafting since 1969--O.A.R.S. specializes in guided multi-day whitewater rafting trips O.A.R.S Idaho Raftingon the Middle Fork of the Salmon, Main Salmon River, Gorges of the Lower Salmon and Hells Canyon Snake River. O.A.R.S. rafting trips include inflatable raft and wooden dory boat options. Recognized by National Geographic Adventure as "The Best River & Sea Outfitter on Earth," O.A.R.S. sets the standard in first-class rafting, sea kayaking and multi-sport. O.A.R.S. caters to active travelers of all ages and abilities with experienced, professional guides and top notch equipment offering more than 75 itineraries worldwide.


Wilderness River Outfitters. PO Box 72 Lemhi, ID 83465. Phone: 208-756-3959; Toll-free: 1-800-252-6581; Fax: 208-756-8246. E-mail

Wilderness River Outfitters are proud to offer the best selection of wilderness river vacations, from the Owyhee Canyonlands to the Middle Fork Salmon. Our low guest to guide ratio allows us to cater to a variety of interests within our group. We'll customize your trip to fit your interests and abilities. One thing is sure, you will begin your trip as our guest, and leave as our friend. Contact Wilderness River Outfitters to book your next river adventure. Our popular trips book early, so give us a call soon to book the trip of a lifetime!


Action Whitewater Adventures. PO Box 1634, Provo, UT 84603. Toll-free: 1-800-453-1482. E-mail
Rivers: Main Salmon

Adventure Sun Valley. Mail: 374 Wolverine Court, Richland, WA 99352. Phone: 208-507-1012; Fax: 425-940-2245. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Aggipah River Trips. PO Box 425, Salmon, ID 83467. Toll-free: 1-877-705-7370. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon, Lower Canyon of the Salmon

Bearpaw River Expeditions. 3067 Fleet Street, Missoula, MT 59808. Phone: 406-546-0370. E-mail
Rivers: Lochsa

Brundage Mountain Rafting Adventures. PO Box 1062, McCall, ID 83638. Phone: 208-628-4151; Toll-free: 1-888-8898320. E-mail
Rivers: Main Salmon

Canyons River Company. PO Box 823, McCall, ID 83638. Phone: 208-634-4303; Toll-free: 1-888-634-2600. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon, Main Salmon

Cascade Raft and Kayak. 7050 Highway 55, Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629. Phone: 208-793-2221; Toll-free: 1-800-292-7238.
Rivers: Payette North Fork Cabarton, Payette Lower South Fork, Payette South Fork Canyon

ECHO River Trips. 116 Oak Street, Suite 1, Hood River, OR 97031. Toll-free: 1-800-652-3246. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Epley's Whitewater Adventures. 1512 N. Main, PO Box 1129, Riggins, ID 83549. Phone: 208-628-3586; Toll-free: 1-800-233-1813; Cell: 775-934-5081. E-mail
Rivers: Salmon, Snake

Exodus Wilderness Adventures. PO Box 209, Riggins, ID 83545. Phone: 208-628-3484; Toll-free: 1-800-992-3484.
Rivers: Salmon

H2O Idaho. PO Box 1213, McCall, ID 83638. Phone: 208-340-4120. E-mail
Rivers: Main Salmon

Hells Canyon Raft Inc. PO Box 4610, McCall, ID 83638. Phone/Fax: 208-634-6366; Toll-free: 1-800-523-6502. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Main Salmon

Hughes River Expeditions, Inc. PO Box 217, Cambridge, ID 83610. Phone: 208-257-3477; Toll-free: 1-800-262-1882; Fax: 208-257-3476. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Salmon River Canyon, Middle Fork of the Salmon

Idaho Afloat. Phone: 406-563-0555; Toll-free: 1-800-700-2414. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Main Salmon, Lower Salmon

Mackay Wilderness River Trips. 1801 N. 17th Street, Boise, ID 83705. Phone: 208-344-1881; Toll-free: 1-800-635-5336. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon, Main Salmon

Middle Fork Rapid Transit. PO Box 923, Boise, ID 83701. Toll-free: 1-888-433-5628. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Middle Fork River Expeditions. PO Box 70, Stanley, ID 83278. Toll-free: 1-800-801-5146.
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon, Main Salmon

Middle Fork River Tours. PO Box 150, Stanley, ID 83278. Toll-free: 1-800-445-9738. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Middle Fork Wilderness Outfitters. PO Box 7911, Boise, ID 83707. Phone: 208-720-2823; Toll-free: 1-800-726-0575. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Mountain River Outfitters. 411 N. Main, Riggins, ID 83545. Toll-free: 1-888-547-4837. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Main Salmon, Lower Salmon

Northstar River Expeditions. PO Box 906, McCall, ID 83638. Phone: 208-469-0484; Toll-free: 1-877-610-3200. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Salmon

Northwest Voyageurs. 121 Old Pollock Road, Pollock, ID 83547. Toll-free: 1-800-727-9977; Fax: 866-577-0962. E-mail
Rivers: Salmon

O.A.R.S Idaho Rafting. PO Box 67, Angels Camp, CA 95222. Toll-free: 1-800-346-6277. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Main Salmon, Middle of the Fork Salmon, Lower Salmon

The River Company. 1150 Eva Falls Avenue, PO Box 250, Stanley, ID 83278. Phone: 208-788-5775; Toll-free: 1-800-398-0346. E-mail
Rivers: Salmon

River Time Guide Service. 712 Powers Street, Eugene, OR 97402. Toll-free: 1-866-872-5666. E-mail
Rivers: Main Salmon

Rocky Mountain River Tours. PO Box 206, Stanley, ID 83278. Phone: 208-345-2400.
Rivers: Main Salmon, Middle Fork of the Salmon

ROW Adventures. PO Box 579, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816. Phone: 208-765-0841; Toll-free: 1-800-451-6034; Fax: 208-667-6506. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Middle Fork of the Salmon, Lower Salmon, Main Salmon, Lochsa

Salmon River Experience. 812 Truman, Moscow, ID 83843. Phone: 208-882-2385; Toll-free: 1-800-892-9223. E-mail
Rivers: Snake, Salmon

Sawtooth Adventure Company. PO Box 206, Stanley, ID 83278. Phone: 208-774-4644 (summer) or 208-721-8772 (winter); Toll-free: 1-866-774-4644. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon

Silver Cloud Expeditions. PO Box 1006, Salmon, ID 83467. Toll-free: 877-756-6215. E-mail
Rivers: Main Salmon, Middle of the Fork Salmon

Solitude River Trips. PO Box 907, Merlin, OR 97532. Toll-free: 1-800-396-1776. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork of the Salmon River.

Wapiti River Guides. PO Box 1125, Riggins, ID 83549. Toll-free: 1-800-488-9872.
Rivers: Lower Salmon

Warren River Expeditions, Inc. 15 Red Tail Lane, PO Box 147, Carmen ID 83462. Phone: 208-756-6387; Toll-free: 1-800-765-0421; Fax: 208-756-4495. E-mail

Wilderness River Outfitters. PO Box 72 Lemhi, ID 83465. Phone: 208-756-3959; Toll-free: 1-800-252-6581; Fax: 208-756-8246. E-mail
Rivers: Middle Fork Salmon, Main Salmon, Jarbridge Bruneau, Middle Owyhee, Upper Owyheee

White Cloud Rafting Adventures. St. 635 Edna McGown Avenue, Stanley, ID 83278. Phone: 208-774-7238; Toll-free: 1-800-571-7238. E-mail
Rivers: Salmon

White Otter Outdoor Adventures. 100 Yankee Fork Road, Stanley, Idaho 83278; Mail: 105 Mountain View Lane, Hailey, ID 83333. Phone: 208-788-5005. E-mail
Rivers: Salmon

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