Your guide will teach you how to sit, paddle, and stroke as you laugh your way down the Snake! Note that are necessary for floating within Grand Teton National Park, so it may be easiest to join a guided trip. If you're picturing a classic whitewater rafting trip in the Rocky Mountains, this 8 mile 13-km journey down the Snake River in Wyoming is it. We work together, we play together and we all share a love of the river. Our 7 mile float will take you North of Jackson to the Snake River. Our family owned and operated Snake River whitewater rafting and scenic float company believes that our professional guides, 5-star river trips, gourmet meals, unparalleled customer service and outstanding safety record sets us apart from the rest.
Because waters in the Snake River Canyon are powerful and rarely rise above sixty degrees in temperature, novice boaters should plan on hiring a for the safety of their river trip. During your two-hour float, you will travel down the smooth Snake River through a pristine, natural landscape that features both forested and open environments. He peppers us with jokes and assures us that falling out of the boat is no big deal due to the fact that we are all properly outfitted with lifejackets and are floating a fun, yet often mellow river. They are a diverse group of people that includes college graduates, snowboarders, musicians, and more. Approximately 6-7 hours round trip from Jackson. Not 100% sure — sorry was really great and very knowledgeable. Keep up the great work! Approximately 6-7 hours round trip from Jackson.
He details the ups and downs of life in the mountains, describes the differences between ski guiding and raft guiding, and the allure of the Snake River. Whether your vessel of choice is an old-school inner-tube, a wooden drift boat, or heavy-duty raft, you'll find that there's no better way to soak in the mountains' grandeur and glimpse local wildlife than a leisurely float down the river. This is a class lll river, with 8-10 sets of some real fun rapid, perfect for people of all ages and experience. Right up front where I got to see what to expect…. In illustration of this, a head and torso bobbles in and out of view as a wet-suited surfer darts between furls in the whitewater.
Whether you bring your family or come with friends, we can assure you, Snake River rafting will be the highlight of your trip to Jackson Hole. Several stretches of the river provide calm, peaceful floats through Grand Teton National Park. Following a short bus ride and a deli lunch, you will be whitewater river rafting 8 miles of exciting rapids! With paddles dipping in unison, we slide on down the Snake River, watching the green summits pass by while gobbling up the nuggets of river wisdom Everett tosses our way. Book now and get 2018 prices! If you have additional questions about any of our trips and packages, feel free to call or email us or call Our 8-mile Snake River Rafting Trip adventure is the perfect summer activity in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He looks over his shoulder and sees our raft approaching, then dives onto his board and lets the river carry him to back to shore.
Enjoy the best of both worlds, a beautiful Grand Teton views scenic float trip and experience rafting Big Kahuna and Lunch Counter down in the whitewater canyon of the Snake River. I posted a 5 star review for you guys on , and wanted to shoot you some photos you can put on your website if you want — our guide asked me to send some of the moose when I got back. May 3, 2019 — October 9, 2019 We believe that it is the section of the river and the quality of the guide that makes your scenic float trip most memorable. Give us a call to learn how we can help. A full refund will be made under these conditions. Steeped in history, Sands promises lifelong memories of your Jackson Hole vacation. Plan your guided rafting trip today! Jackson Hole Whitewater is a small family run operation dedicated to ensuring you the best of the best in service and safety.
We consider it our privilege to share with you, our guests, the wonder of what we do! Here at Mad River, our job is to minimize the risk while showing you a great time on the Snake River. Where is the whitewater rafting in Jackson Hole exactly? Full refunds are available only to those who cancel at least 48 hours prior to departure time. Mad River Boat Trips is a river outfitter in Jackson Hole, Wyoming offering whitewater river trips and scenic floats daily during the summer since 1977. Some guides hold advanced certifications. You may opt to rent these items when you check in for your whitewater rafting trip.
Ben, our guide was over the top fun and friendly. We loved sleeping in teepees and experiencing camp life. The breakfast whitewater trip only lasts for a few months from June 22-August 17. We take care of everything for you. Engaging our children, finding the best spots on the river for a safe but thrilling ride. A family-owned and operated Snake River outfitter with… The original 10-mile Snake River Scenic Float Trips operate wholly within Grand Teton National Park. Shoes that are secure on your feet are required no flip-flops and no bare feet for whitewater rafting trips.
Rapids were not too big since it's the end of the season, but it was just right for my 8- and 11-year-old. Rest assured, your safety is our number one priority. Meet at the shop to check in. Our 8-mile Whitewater Adventures A must for all visitors to the valley! We also recommend such additional adventures as horseback riding, biking, and hiking with our local partners and friends. There were 7 in my party and the whitewater was a little scary for the 9 year old, but the rest of us wish we had this job so we could do this everyday. This is our most popular trip as it allows you to get back in time for lunch and maybe an afternoon trip up to Grand Teton National Park! Book now and get 2018 prices! When it reaches the Palouse hills of Washington State, the Snake joins the Columbia River as its largest tributary and flows toward the Pacific Ocean.
Please call ahead to discuss your preferences. Many families of bald eagles call this section home. You can book either our classic raft, which give you the option to sit in the middle of the boat, or the small boat, where everyone sits in the paddle position. We wash, rinse, and repeat our way through this undulating stretch of rapids until the waves finally taper off in size. This tour is ideal for those who have never been rafting or who prefer to avoid the rigor of other rafting trips, including families and senior citizens. Cereals, croissants, fresh fruits, orange juice, hot chocolate and coffee. Engaging our children, finding the best spots on the river for a safe but thrilling ride.