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Address: Lower Salmon River, Lewiston, ID
Phone Number: 866.836.9335
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Description: The Salmon River Canyon is best seen by rafting or hiking. These guided...
The Salmon River Canyon is best seen by rafting or hiking. These guided tours give you insight on Native American history, early pioneers and more. The rapids are roller-coaster ride thrills, water is warm and camping on huge white sand beaches make you think you are on the Riviera.
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You must stop by the Salmon River as this is an awesome place. I even went for a swim as the temp outdoors was about 80 BUT the water was about 44. It was cold but worth it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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269 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We participated in a trip with OARS covering the lower Salmon River and its canyons over 4 days. Our kids range in age from 16 to 7 and all of them enjoyed the experience. The rapids are class 2 and 3, not too large for the little ones but big enough (especially in a kayak) to be fun for teens.... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

You must stop by the Salmon River as this is an awesome place. I even went for a swim as the temp outdoors was about 80 BUT the water was about 44. It was cold but worth it.

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Peter G, Owner at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review! Glad you enjoyed the area. More 

Bellingham, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Beautiful and fun...when it is the heat of summer and early fall. Better yet, explore the Wallowa area and camp at Wallowa Lake. Impressive sculptures in Joseph, Washington...worth a trip.

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Peter G, Owner at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review of your trip! Glad you enjoyed it. More 

North Vernon, Indiana
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103 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Traveling through the canyons was spectacular. The views of the canyon walls with the river flowing along was definitely worth the trip. I would suggest the drive if you have time.

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Peter G, Owner at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a review! Glad you enjoyed this beautiful place! More 

Spokane, Washington
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We took ROW Adventure's 5-day Salmon River Canyons Family Magic trip with our two adult kids and three grandkids. Fantastic rapids, not too scary for even little kids--youngest on our trip was 5--yet still exciting for the adults. Imagine pulling onto a white sand beach after a day on the water, to find chairs, an umbrella for shade, and a... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and sorry for the delayed response. It's great to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful trip together! I appreciate you choosing ROW, and I hope you'll all join us again sometime. Cheers! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

OARS and the guides did a great job for our family. 5 days and 4 nights. Kids had a great time, food was excellent, and rapids were perfect for our kids (Class II and III's). Water was a bit washed out so fishing was not great.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a trip ,I am on my way back to Canada from Mexico in July. Flying at 35,000 feet I view this amazing river cut through the plains . Where am I ? Looking on the tv map- IDAHO .What a river system . I am back in Canada 5 kids and summer break . What to do ? research... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this review, and sorry for the delayed reply! I am so happy to hear that you had such a great time on your trip with us. Salmon River Canyons are really incredible. I look forward to you joining us again sometime! More 

San Francisco Bay Area
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Truly, the people at ROW have this trip down. First, you can't even sign up for "Family Magic" trip unless you are bringing a kid or two (or more!) This means, fellow parents, that you don't have to stress about your darling child being a distraction or too loud or too... childish. Everyone there has a kid! The ROW team... More 

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ROWadventure, Manager at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We're so glad you had a good time on our Family Magic trip! More 

Anacortes, Washington
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64 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Plan on having lunch at an excellent little (the only one) German restaurant in Asotin. They close mid afternoon so plan on that. Food was authentic and outstanding. Ok, the drive is easy and pretty. Well worth it.

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Janesville, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

In July 2012 I stumbled upon a review of RowAdventures in National Geographic Traveler magazine. Whitewater Rafting was on my :bucket list" and this seemed to meet my criteria. My daughter (35) and I (62) chose the five day Salmon River experience. To say we were impressed would be a gross understatement! What a marvelous experience. There were ten of... More 

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ROWadventure, Manager at Salmon River Canyons, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review! We're so glad that you got to enjoy Idaho's hidden paradise with ROW Adventures. We hope you'll join us for another adventure soon...yachting in Croatia, perhaps? :) More 

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