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Middle Fork of the Salmon River

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Address: ID
Activities: Fishing, White-water rafting
Description: The 105-mile stretch of the Salmon River cuts through a highly...
The 105-mile stretch of the Salmon River cuts through a highly inaccessible and untamed part of Idaho's rugged countryside.
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The Middle Fork and Adventure Sun Valley

The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is my favorite place in the world! Three years ago was the first time I ran the Middle Fork with Adventure Sun Valley, when I was invited on a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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Bend, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

If you are the outdoorsy type and want gorgeous views of the Snake River Valley then you are in for a treat, waterfalls come out of the rocks, beautiful bluffs.cliffs and plateau around the Snake River, is a must see along US Route 30

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Astoria, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We did a five days/4night rafting and fishing expedition with MFRE. We did our research before the trip and found several tour operators with good reviews. MFRE had the best offer. We couldn't have made a better choice! The food was excellent. Activities were diverse and interesting. Fly fishing was spectacular. Rapids were not too hairy, class 2-3. The group... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is my favorite place in the world! Three years ago was the first time I ran the Middle Fork with Adventure Sun Valley, when I was invited on a trip with friends. What a delight! The guides were proficient at rowing but also showed attentiveness to each guest, even backing off on the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

First time on a rafting trip and I wasn't sure if I'd enjoy it as I'm a very girly-girl from a big southern city but this was easily the best vacation ever. The guides were wonderful, food was excellent and scenery and nature beyond words. I even still keep in touch with the other guests from the trip and we're... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My husband and I have been fortune enough to enjoy two action packed raft trips with Brad Frei and his crew. We have been more than pleased both times and look forward to joining them again. My husband loved the whitewater and kayaking adventure and I loved the fascinating side trips to caves, waterfalls, and hot springs. We thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I took the raft trip last summer with Adventure Sun Valley. It was a really great experience. They were very well organized and experienced. We had the opportunity of using a one person kayak (if we wanted to), which was very exciting. What was really amazing was how they would have camp all set up at the end of our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My husband and I have been down the Middle Fork of the Salmon many times with Adventure Sun Valley Company. We have gone with just the two of us (very romantic) and have invited friends and family. We have taken everyone from kids, adventurous adults and "scared stiff" grandmas along with us. It's was a huge success for every one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Definitely a week to remember! Adventure Sun Valley is the real deal thanks to Brad Frei and his great team. Beautiful scenery, knowledgeable guides, gourmet food...even hot showers! We loved every minute of our amazing trip down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. Hoping to do this again soon!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Our trip with MFRE was excellent. When we reached the take out, we wanted to turn around and do it all over again. The area is an incredible place to see, let alone to camp in and traverse by river. The guides were excellent in all aspects, and we were very well fed and looked after. They were excellent company... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Traveled with Echo down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in August 2014. The guides were knowledgeable and fun! The food is incredible and and of course the views of the country are breath-taking.Would highly recommend this trip to all.

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