Why Choose Idaho Adventures?

  • Family owned and operated, 2nd and 3rd generation
  • Fun and experienced, safety conscious guides
  • Delicious food served riverside
  • Incredible testimonials
  • No Hidden Charges
  • The views, the river, the fun times you are sure to experience!
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Unplug from your daily life and reconnect with family and friends where the water runs clean, the air is pure, and the mountains define the skyline. Authentic and genuine – warm, western hospitality awaits you!

1 to 3 Day Salmon River Trips & Scenic Floats

  • 2 Hour Scenic Floats
  • 1 Day Whitewater Trips
  • Overnight Whitewater Trips
  • Wilderness Trips

Rafting or steelhead fishing the Salmon River “River of No Return” is the perfect whitewater rafting vacation and fishing trip for everyone. Spend quality time with friends rafting or steelhead fishing in a river canyon that is deeper, has warmer water, and bigger beaches than that of the Grand Canyon.

Salmon River Wilderness Journeys

  • 5 to 6 Day Salmon River Wilderness Rafting
  • 3 to 6 Custom Wilderness Rafting Trips

Raft plenty of rapids of varying difficulty from splashy Class II runs to adrenaline pumping Class III drops. It is the quintessential family river. Campsites are often on big sandy beaches or tucked into groves trees along the river. Your meals will be prepared by your guide(s) and are one of the highlights you will remember.

Salmon River Fishing

  • Steelhead Fishing
  • Cast & Blast (chukar/steelhead)
  • Walk & Wade Fishing (Lemhi River)

We offer you the choice to fish the magnificent Salmon River as it winds through the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness, or combine the comforts of a lodge or hotel stay with your day on the river. Steelhead, Blue Ribbon Cutthroat, and “Cast & Blast” fishing packages range from 1/2-Day to 5 day guided trips.

Custom Packages

  • Rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Historical Tours

Mix and Match your vacation itinerary with your family’s personal interests. Allow us to help you schedule a multi-activity vacation package. Celebrate! Have an adventure loaded with fun while making memories with the entire family.

News & Events

2017 River Rafting Season Expecting Fantastic Flows

The Salmon River is expecting fantastic flows this summer. As of March 31, 2017, the Salmon River Basin has a whopping 130% Snow Pack. With the trends moving away from foreign travel and more toward domestic travel bookings are stronger than any of the past 10 years....

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Smokin’ Oars 1 Day-100 Miles Salmon River Run

Join us for the free flowing 1Day ~ 100 Miles Salmon River Run celebration on the Salmon River, “River of No Return”! Smokin’ Oars 1st Annual Salmon River Free Flowing River Celebration May 28, 2016 Day Itinerary Launch Point: Kilpatrick Boat Ramp Take-Out: Corn Creek...

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Lodge to Lodge Wilderness Rafting Trip 2016

Salmon River “River of No Return” Lodge to Lodge Wilderness Rafting Trip Date: July 1-5, 2016 Location: Salmon River, “River of No Return” Idaho Trip Length: 5-Days / 4-Nights Here is a trip that offers the best of both worlds: running the Wild Salmon River, “River of...

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Why Choose Idaho Adventures

What Our Guests Say

“The entire crew did an amazing job. Not only was the food excellent, scenery unbelievable, fishing great and guides friendly, but the vast amount of knowledge of the history in the area that was passed on to our group really contributed to a great experience.”

Kevin Lincoln

Sun Valley, Idaho


“We had a blast!!!! Nick, Tyler, and Kyle are 3 outstanding young men. We really enjoyed the entire trip with them. The rafts, the food and the tents/sleeping equipment were excellent. The island campsite was great. We loved Idaho, …”

Thomas Reese

Mt. Prospect, Illinois