Salmon River | Riggins

2 Day Salmon River Overnight Beach Rafting Trip

2 Day Rafting and Overnight Beach Vacation

A premier rafting trip that fits into a tight schedule, the Main Salmon River offers great whitewater, hiking, hot springs and of course big beautiful beaches. This adventure has the perfect combination of a wilderness escape the first day and exciting whitewater the second. While enjoying the solitude and beauty of this canyon we often see Big Horn Sheep, Elk, Deer, and Eagles. This is a great adventure for young families with our deluxe river camps and various activities that our guides will help you enjoy. We cater this trip for all types of groups and skill sets; whether you are looking for a romantic weekend getaway or just a fun adventure vacation with your friends and family this trip is perfect.

This adventure takes you through a spectacular section of the Salmon River Canyon, the 2nd deepest in North America. You will experience Granite rock walls, stately Pines and native wild flowers in this beautiful semi arid canyon land.

Hiking, hot spring and fishing; you might enjoy a short hike to historic sites or impressive views of this beautiful canyon. Many of our guests enjoy soaking in a hot spring dug out of a log or explore a cave with hot water flowing through. Our guides will help those interested in fishing putting you or your family on some great fighting small mouth bass or trout.

Whitewater Rafting Duration

Overnight Raft Trip

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Whitewater Rafting Price

475.00 Adult - 375.00 Youth / Per Person

Whats Included

This overnight rafting trip on the Main Salmon River offers exceptional back country accommodations and our exclusive gourmet river kitchen insures our clients the best rafting trip experience available. The truth is that you don't have to rough it to be able to enjoy the beauty and excitement of Idaho's wild and scenic rivers. Let our professional guides pamper you and your family while enjoying the serenity of the canyon and the thrill of the whitewater.

Pre-Trip Travel Information

There are many travel options to consider in planning your Idaho rafting vacation. Simply give us a call and we’ll discuss your options and help arrange everything for you.

Multi-Sport Packages available with many of our other adventure activities and wilderness lodging. Choose from Jet Boat tours on the Salmon or Snake River, Fishing or Wilderness Escapes at the Ram House or China Bar Lodge. If you would like our staff to help with additional lodgings with us or local motels we will be glad to assist you.

Specialty Trips | Girlfriend Getaways

Women only Whitewater Rafting Trips - What could be better than a getaway with the girls on the Salmon River. This yoga retreat and rafting vacation will renew your mind, body and soul. Spectacular scenery, warm water, exhilarating whitewater and pristine white sand beaches will give you an experience that will enrich your life long after you return home.

  • Where to meet

    With MRO you will only need to find yourself in Riggins the night before your launch date before 8:00 PM Mountain Time. You will receive your personal dry bag and large camp bag with sleeping bag and pillow at the pre-trip orientation at the Mountain River Outdoor Center. At 7:30am the next morning you will be picked up at the Outdoor Center and transported to the launch site at vinegar creek 28 miles from Riggins after your 38 mile river trip we will bring you back to the Outdoor Center in Riggins.

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DAY 1»» Your adventure begins as soon as you get in the van for a scenic ride to the launch site 30 miles from Riggins. An orientation at the river's edge on safety will take place while your personal gear is loaded on the boats. Get ready for some fun with vinegar rapid just around the corner a tasty lunch stop on a sandy beach where you might take a hike up to a hot spring or pick wild blackberries and apricots. At about 4:30pm "river time" camp will be waiting after you have had several miles of river fun. Your tent will be ready and your sleeping pad inflated when you arrive. Splash with the kids, build a real sand castle, play a game or chat with the other adults as the kids are entertained by one of the guides. Enjoy Hors d'oeuvres about an hour before the main dinner course is served. A campfire after dinner and an astronomy lesson are the perfect bedtime rituals.

DAY 2»» Our morning spread will be out at 6:00am that will include coffee, tea, coco and all your favorite fixins, breakfast is served around 7:30am. Pack up your personal gear while the guides make the kitchen disappear back into the boat. Enjoy a leisurely morning at camp, playing with the kids, going fishing or soaking up a book from our river library. At about 9:30am, the boats depart for a day of fun on the river. Learn about more historical sites, the geography of the river and watch your kids faces as they ride the rapids. Enjoy another gourmet lunch on a pristine white sand beach, play a game of frisbee or just relax. The afternoon whitewater is full of excitement with 7 class III to IV rapids in this last 10 miles. You will be brought back to the MRO store at around 5:00pm where you will have to say goodbye to your new friends and river guides.
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