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The River Company

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1150 Eva Falls Avenue, Stanley, ID 83278
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Taste of Idaho!

The scenery was beautiful and the river was fast and fun. We were in good hands with our guide... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2017
Honore S
Great first time trip

Never been white water rafting before and had a terrific experience. These people know how to... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2017
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The River Company specializes in one-day rafting and fishing trips on the Salmon River in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. We are located roughly one hour from Sun Valley in Stanley, Idaho.
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1150 Eva Falls Avenue, Stanley, ID 83278
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

The scenery was beautiful and the river was fast and fun. We were in good hands with our guide, Charlie and we were taken care of from the minute we arrived to check in through the moment we departed- such friendly staff, all the right...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017

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Reviewed June 20, 2017

We had a perfect family scenic float experience with The River Company! Our guide was friendly, knowledgable, safe, and great with our kids. We enjoyed a wonderful float down the Salmon River, filled with lots of good information about the local environment and lots of...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

Ryan, our guide, was very professional, nice and fun person. It was a great experience altogether although I was expecting the rapids to be more challenging and exciting. The only thing that I would suggest is addition of a shower to their base (especially for...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

We hired The River Co. to take our staff of 16 down the day stretch of the Salmon. The crew loved it. The guides from the River Co. were competent, friendly, and hospitable beyond words. I would recommend using them for any small business looking...More

Thank Tim C
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David D, Owner at The River Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2017

Thanks so much for the review Tim. We love taking the Bakery and Hotel staff down every year!

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

We had a blast. Great value for the money. We were debating whether to do the class III or Class IV river sections. My gf had been once and I had never been. But after quizzing us on what we looking for and our level...More

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

My partner and I were visiting my favorite town in Idaho- Stanley- and we decided to go river rafting. We looked and talked to a few companies, but we were sold on The River Company! The guides were incredible, the reservation was easy to make,...More

Thank Lauren L
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

We had a great trip down the main of the Salmon River. The water in August is a bit slower and warmer, which was perfect for my 4 year old. Our guide, Sanne, was so great with our daughter! She even held my daughter's hand...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

My two teenage children and I kayaked/rafted for a day with the river company. One of us kayaked and the other two shared a raft with another congenial family from Portland. Our Lady guide was sweet, knowledgeable and capable. And our raft was member to...More

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