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Salmon, Idaho

Four Day Middle Fork of the Salmon Rafting Trip

Originally added by Idaho River Journeys IRJ

June 3, 2015We provide just about everything you'll need, including freshly laundered sleeping bags and, spacious, clean tentsDo not bring radios (iPod types are OK) or firearms$1311 ($1295 + USFS fees)

Join us on the Middle Fork of the Salmon, considered the premier multi-day rafting trip in the United States. This four day trip takes you through the largest wilderness in the lower 48 - The Frank Church Wilderness. Typically done as a six day rafting trip, high water season allows us to offer it as a shorter, less expensive vacation. This also means bigger rapids and whitewater. Running this rafting trip with us means you're going with a well experienced outfitter (since 1978) with the highest customer satisfaction (take a look at our TripAdvisor reviews, 108 five star reviews, and a single 1 star).

Our guides are extremely well trained, and come from a wide professional background. Our meals are outstanding, and offer no chance to be what is considered "camp food". Along this four day adventure you'll experience some of the best whitewater of the summer, you'll soak in perfect temperature (and not smelly) hot-springs, and the remote, beautiful views and canyons will leave you wondering how you've never even heard of this place before.

Additional guest information can be found on this page: Please note that you are responsible for transportation to Stanley, Idaho prior to the trip, and from Salmon, Idaho after the rafting trip. Our river shuttle will take you to and from the put-in and take-out.

Cancellation Policy:
  • If you must cancel your reservation, you may be eligible for a partial refund if the cancellation is made at least 60 days before departure. Our cancellation policy is firm. We operate under federal regulations, which restrict the number of guests per trip and the number of trips per season. If you must cancel, try to find a friend to take your place. Idaho River Journeys requires a nonrefundable deposit of $500 per person to confirm a reservation. The balance is due at least 60 days prior to departure. Cancellations within 60 days of a trip are not eligible for refund.
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Middle Fork is a trip of a lifetime!

Epic Trip. Great rapids, awesome guides, fantastic fishing, wildlife, bald eagles flying around, purple mountains at sunset. Basically like being inside an american flag.

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