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$75 Water Sports

Sun Valley Half-Day Rafting Adventure with Guide

This river rafting adventure is action-packed and ready to roll in either a boat or a kayak--it's your choice. Breathtaking in all the best ways, this exciting trip is our most popular, especially for families. Taking off north of Sun Valley at the Elk Creek launch site, ride into the famed rapid “Piece of Cake” that starts off a series of lively class II and III rapids. Between waves, you’ll swap stories with our great guides, learn about local wildlife, and take in some astonishing scenery. Finish with a thrilling three-quarter-mile stretch of class III rapids nicknamed “The Narrows,” and a stop at the clear, deep swimming hole of Jump Rock. Choose this trip in either paddle rafts or kayaks.Rock the waves on the Salmon River in the Sawtooth Wilderness, right outside of Sun Valley in Stanley, Idaho. For a pure, elevated experience that’s a real laugh riot, nothing beats a day on the river. It’s the ultimate summer getaway, literally a breath of fresh air with a splash of adventure.The guides have been running this stretch of the river since 1971, with a stellar safety (and smiles) record, their knowledge of (and love for) this spectacular place goes deep and wide. Soak it all in.

$80 Water Sports

Class III Half Day Whitewater Rafting

World Class rafting trips on the Salmon River in Stanley & Sun Valley Idaho Sawtooth Adventure Company specializes in rafting trips for the entire family. Located in the beautiful town of Stanley Idaho on the shores of the Salmon River, just north of Sun Valley, Idaho. SAC offers the very best in Sun Valley Rafting, Idaho Fly Fishing, Sawtooth Mountain Biking and Multi-Day Family Rafting Adventures on the Middle Fork and River of No Return. Join Sawtooth Adventure Company on the Salmon River in Stanley, Idaho.  We specialize in family friendly whitewater Rafting.  SAC guides are the best in the business and great role models.  SAC only uses the highest quality safety equipment.  1:45 PM arrive at Sawtooth Adventure Company at 710 Ace of Diamond Ave, Stanley Idaho meet guide, receive PFD and additional equipment 2pm Depart for Elk Creek.  Salmon River Put in 2:30 Launch on the Salmon River in a paddle boat 4 pm Stop for bathroom and snack at our riverside camp 5pm Depart River for Sawtooth Adventure Company 5:45 arrive at SAC. Finish trip