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Middle Fork of the Salmon River

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Address: Stanley, ID, ID 83278
Phone Number: 8008015146
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The 105-mile stretch of the Salmon River cuts through a highly inaccessible...

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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Wonderfully fun, exhilirating, and scenic rafting!!!

I enjoyed rafting the Middle Fork of the Salmon River so much in July 2012, that !I returned in June 2016 this time with Adventure Sun Valley. The guides and the service they... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Nipomo, California
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Nipomo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I enjoyed rafting the Middle Fork of the Salmon River so much in July 2012, that !I returned in June 2016 this time with Adventure Sun Valley. The guides and the service they provided was excellent! Great food! Great time all week long!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled with friends on an O.A.R.S. rafting trip. I really did not know what to expect as I was a first timer. We had perfect weather & great guides (Ned, Ashley, Shed, Prester, Diego, Steve, & Wyatt). The guides make the trip. They cooked wonderful meals and kept us entertained at night and led us down the beautiful Middle... More 

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South San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Most amazing trip I've ever taken! Gorgeous country. Went with Middle Fork River Tours and couldn't have been happier with the service or the trip!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

I've rafted both the Main and the Middle Fork of the Salmon, with different outfitters. Both were excellent. This summer we did a five day trip with Middle Fork River Tours (MFRT) and I can enthusiastically recommend them. The middle fork is a wilderness area, but MFRT brings all the comforts of home. The food is excellent and the hard... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Second time downriver with Clint and Molly Frank; this one even better than two years ago. Came in early June this time (vice mid-August), were able to float the top 25 miles of the river. More whitewater, more fun, same standard of excellence for service, food and drink--"glamping" as it is meant to be. The crew is experienced and personable,... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We traveled on a 6-day trip down the Middle Fork on the last trip of the season in early September - less whitewater, more leisure, always beautiful scenery. I have completed several other float trips and the skill and care shown by the guides equaled any previous trip with two other companies. The gear they supplied was in top shape... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

My wife and I just completed a 5 day 65 mile float through some of the most remote, wildest, & most beautiful country in the lower 48! The fly fishing was really fun for us as we are both 'beginners' ... the guides with Idaho River Journeys keep it simple and also provide historical ancedotal information along the way with... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

What an awesome experience. The Middle Fork is an unspoiled gem, and Northwest Rafting Company & ECHO River Trips know how to explore the beauty of the river while serving their clients' needs. Rafting with such a wonderful, funny, caring, and compassionate team made me wish the trip would never end. For me, this was the trip of a lifetime...rafting... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

A group of us decided to go on a 5 night 6 day rafting trip down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. The whole team at Echo was great and easy to work with! Everything was very organized from the flights in to the back country, to the bus ride out. Our guides; Jed, Audrey, Brodie, and Zach were... More 

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Our group of 3 mid sixty year old couples, "green horns" spent 6 days and 5 nights on the Middlefork of the Salmon River with MFRT. The river sets the stage for a wonderful experience. It's fast, clear and beautiful. The guide crew with over a 100 years combined experience on the Middle Fork was outstanding. Their knowledge and obvious... More 

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