Owyhee River

Multi-Day Trips in the West

By: Bryan Tooley, April 11, 2019

When it comes to overnight river trips, the Western US has an amazing collection of options, with each state offering something different. Idaho is known as the whitewater state.  Arizona...

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Wall Creek on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River

River Permit Lotteries

By: Michael Hughes, January 5, 2019

Well it is now January and that means it is time to start planning some river trips for the up coming season. Many of the popular multi-day rivers trips of...

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America's Great River Journeys

America's Great River Journeys

By: Tim Palmer, November 27, 2018

River trips are among the best things in life. Rivers wind and plunge as pathways of adventure, of exploration, and of nature, and river trips offer a view that we...

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Pistol Creek Rapid at 6.5 feet

Pro Tip: June Trips on the Middle Fork of the Salmon

By: Zach, February 13, 2016

June is a great time to visit the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, but also very unpredictable. Here are some tips to help you plan your trip. Snowpack and...

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Scenery on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River

Pro Tip: Paddle the Middle Fork of the Salmon

By: Emily Singletary, April 21, 2015

The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is any outdoor enthusiast’s dream. The terrain is comprised of a variety of lush, evergreen forests and dry, wide-open land with unique rock...

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Running the sweep boat on the Middle Fork at low water

Pro-Tip: Low Water Advice for the Middle Fork

By: Zach, June 29, 2014

I regularly get phone calls and emails from rafters looking for advice on running the Middle Fork of the Salmon at low water. July and August are considered "low water"...

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