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Address: Hood River, OR
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A popular river in Hood River, Oregon.

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zollers rafting is the company we went with

Been down this portion of the river twice both times with family and kids and wife. We've all had a great time make sure you pet the dog laying on the deck as you walk in to sign... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Doug M
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been down this portion of the river twice both times with family and kids and wife. We've all had a great time make sure you pet the dog laying on the deck as you walk in to sign up for your rafting trip. First time was a shorter ride now you're getting more for your buck if you go all... More 

Thank Doug M
Victoria, Canada
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Wonderful time, the falls were awesome. Great Guides, small easy to paddle boats. We we able to surf some nice stuff, Stand up with the boat swaying away... Small rapid river worth the trip.. Have rafted a decent number of times, on a small fast river is always better.

Thank Royroger66
Lyle, Washington
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

What a thrill. We have rafted this river several times and will go again. It keeps things moving and the scenery is great. At the end is a 12ft waterfall don't pass this up , yes you get wet but it's a thrill

Thank Anna P
East Brunswick, New Jersey
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The White Salmon River has carved out a gorgeous valley from its source on Mt. Adams its mouth at the Columbia. The best way to see it is probably a rafting trip--much of the bank is too steep for walking access and a lot of the area along the river is private property. You can drive through the valley, though... More 

Thank Tia K
Independence or
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75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Stopped by here to see the changes the dam removal has made and check out where my husband has white water rafted. It's beautiful here. Having the dam gone has really changed the river front properties. Not many people here today. Still very beautiful.

Thank Three333
Bay Area, CA
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great class 3-4 rapids in a beautiful setting. Wouldn't take kids younger than 10, as the current is strong and the water quite cold.

Thank HeidiCalifornia
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Zolander rafting. Exciting, fun and safety oriented. I was afraid to try rafting, but they made me feel secure. Our guide was so knowledgable about the river and the changing conditions over the last 20 years. I had a great time and will go rafting again.

Thank abenteuergirl58
Denham Springs, Louisiana
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493 reviews
210 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

The White Salmon River rafting is fantastic. Go early when flows are large and the water is cold. I mean COLD (38F). There are some slack courses, but overall it's a great run. The 9' drop over the fall is absolutely worth the trip. The meal the rafting company provided, was super (for the side of a river). Pictures were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The White Salmon River is one of just a few nationally designated wild & scenic rivers, in Washington State . Most people come for the river rafting. There are several guide services available, book ahead for prime summer weekends !

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Vancouver, Washington
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318 reviews
156 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Beautiful and quiet. There weren't many people around and the grandkids loved it. It felt really safe. Bathrooms were outhouses....you have to have some pain with all that beauty. Roads are well maintained.

Thank LLP1957

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