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Salmon River

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The "River of No Return" is the longest free-flowing river contained within one state of America's lower 48 states. This river begins South of Stanley, Idaho, through the towns of Clayton, Challis and Salmon before heading West through the Frank...more
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

I've been on several rafting trips, and this was the best outfitter I've ever had. We had six days with a group of twelve from the Wild Gift Fellowship on the Main Fork of the Salmon River and it was outstanding. Hats off to our...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Phormio18
Reviewed August 24, 2017

I am NOT a camper.We did the main Salmon Trip with Holiday bike/Raft.One of the best trips I've ever been on. Guides are knowledgeable & fun, safe and feel like family. Scenery is beyond beautiful & our stops were fun & educational. Loved the hot...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

MFRE and its guides are awesome and made this family and friends trip extra special and more fun than we anticipated!! I'm a former guide and this trip was first class with its amazing knowledgable and fun guides, quality equipment, excellent food and totally rad...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael S
Reviewed August 5, 2017

I dont usually write reviews unless I have a strong positive reaction and I must say my experience with MFRE was really fun. The trip was a father daughter only trip and the both of us had a blast. The river is truly a spectacle...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dave D
Reviewed August 5, 2017

MFRE did an amazing job! This was one of the best family trips we've ever taken. 6 days in amazing country, no technology, reconnecting with family, making new friends, amazing guides who did a tremendous amount of work to make this an incredible trip is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anne W
Reviewed April 17, 2017

This river is known as the "River of No Return" and runs through a beautiful mountain canyon which is deeper than the Grand Canyon in some places. It is located in the largest contiguous wilderness in the lower 48 states. Wildlife is abundant, as is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank NanceHarrison
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The best trip ever. Went with my wife and two boys. The guides were excellent and the river outfit (Middle Fork River Expeditions) rocked it! Super fun for the 6 day trip. Great food, great guides and the setting was beautiful and remote. Hoping we...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank marcusanmueller
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I've been on lots of river trips, and this trip with MFRE really stood out. The guides were top quality and took great care of us all the way through the trip. They were knowledgeable and helpful throughout. The food was really great quality as...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Laurel R
Reviewed July 28, 2016

We (my 8 year old son and husband and I) went down the main Salmon with James Ellsworth and his incredible crew (Jamie, Patrick, Sarah and Jacob). The guides were incredibly personable, so much so that our son preferred riding on the raft with out...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Catrin B
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Our family enjoyed a "never to be forgotten" adventure with Rocky Mountain River Tours. The way they prepared us, their equipment, their skill, the meals and the adventure were well organized and orchestrated. Very professional. Lots of fun. Awesome experience for the entire family. Wife...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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