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!

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

Smokin’ Oars 2018 – 1 Day-100 Miles Salmon River Run

Join us for the free flowing, full-Day, 100 mile river run celebration, in memory of Richard Milward. Rich’s big heart and booming laugh brought joy to so many! Rich had a gift of telling the craziest river stories you’ve ever heard…Rich will be missed by many, but...

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Solar Eclipse Special 2-Day / 1-Night River Rafting Trip

Solar Eclipse Two-Day Raft Trip Special August 20-21, 2017 Experience the first total solar eclipse in 38 years in with a 2-day whitewater raft trip on the River of No Return! Seize the opportunity to pair witnessing the solar eclipse with an unforgettable whitewater...

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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