(Reservations are Required for all Guided Trips)
ALL OUR DAY GUIDED TRIPS INCLUDE
Transportation from our shop to the launch point and transportation back to the shop at the end of your trip. All trips include water for each guest, a PFD and a paddle if you so desire to assist in the adventure. If you desire a private adventure, we need to make sure there are at least 4 people in your group. While we specialize in private guided trips we also make sure every person gets the opportunity to enjoy the river so if you are short on a full boat we can place you on a guided trip regardless! Farm to Table Lunches are offered on many of our trips, however not all trips include lunch -please see below for details. Cost for trips vary on the adventure you choose!
ULTIMATE DAY ADVENTURE
This is the trip for you when the 5 hour day float just isn’t enough and you want to experience something no other outfitter has to offer. This trip is about 8 to 10 hours of constant river action! You will get to take in almost 35 miles of river starting at Trout Creek and floating all the way down to Sandy Beach. This is the only one day guided trip where you get to navigate both class IV rapids on the lower river White Horse and Oak Springs. You will enjoy every rapid the river has to offer in those 35 miles such as Buck Skin Mary, Four Chutes, Whiskey Dick, Wapinitia, Devils Hole, Boxcar, Surf City, White River, Lower and Upper Elevators. We stop at jumper’s lagoon where if you’re adventurous enough you can jump off rocks over 30 feet in the air and a couple secret spots our guides will show you as well. This is a bag lunch trip but don’t worry we will have ample food, snacks and drinks for you. Look around on your adventure too, our guides will show you areas where Big Horn Sheep, Deer, Elk, Bald Eagles and other wildlife like to hang out. Check in is at 7am for this trip! The cost for this trip is $155 per person with a minimum of 4 people.
FULL DAY ADVENTURE
This is a great adventure for everyone, our guides love to show you all the secret spots locals enjoy on the river this is one of the most popular whitewater trips in the Pacific Northwest. You will still get to see the 12 plus miles of river and enjoy approximately 5 hours of class II thru class IV rapids. The major rapids you will encounter are Wapinitia, Devils Hole, Boxcar, Surf City, Oak Springs, White River, Lower and Upper Elevator rapids. This trip will be custom made for your group meaning; your guide will take you to as many of the swimming and jumping spots along the river as you would like which will include the natural slides up White River, Jumping Rock, Pirates Cove, Upper Elevators we will pull out, You can walk a few hundred yards up river and jump in, floating down some really fun waves. This trip includes a fully catered float up lunch where you have your choice of a hamburger, chicken burger or veggie burger with an assortment of fresh fruits, salads and dessert. When your all done with your Adventure you can find your pictures going thru some of the rapids you can pick from several different shots if you chose to buy your trip pictures. Check in times are 9:30am or 10:30am at the shop for this trip. The cost for this trip is $85 weekends and $75 weekdays per person.
THE ONE STOP ADVENTURE
When you want to raft the river but still have time to explore the other scenery in Wasco County this is the trip for you. This Adventure is approximately 3.5 hours of guided rafting through class II thru class IV rapids. You will see over 12 miles of river and enjoy the major rapids such as Wapinitia, Devils Hole, Boxcar, Surf City, Oak Springs, White River, Lower and Upper Elevator rapids, plus a stop to hike up White river (this is a quick and easy walk) to the natural water slides where you can relax and play while enjoying the scenery of the beautiful White River Canyon. Check in for this trip is 10am at the shop. This trip has no lunch included. The cost for this trip is $70 weekends and $60 weekdays per person.
HALF DAY ADVENTURE (WEEKDAYS ONLY)
This is our no frills or gimmicks straight thru white water run. Our experienced guides will take you through approximately 3 hours of class II thru class IV whitewater. You will see over 12 miles of river and enjoy the major rapids such as Wapinitia, Devils Hole, Boxcar, Surf City, Oak Springs, White River, Lower and Upper Elevator rapids. You will be back in time to enjoy the afternoon in town or drive the river road to see the beautiful canyons and wildlife. This trip books up fast and is available Monday – Friday. Trips leave from the shop at 10am and return at about 2pm. If you want a private boat with only your guests, we need a minimum of 4 people. This trip has no lunch included. The cost for this trip is $55 weekdays per person.
OVERNIGHT GUIDE TRIPS
We offer 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7-day overnight trips. You can take your time and enjoy the river for fishing, hiking, swimming or just relaxing. Our guides will provide all the meals, we have a chef’s menu to choose from utilizing as much as possible the farm-to-table style meal. Our goal is for you to have a customized trip that meets your expectations of an adventure. You can float any stretch of the upper river and lower river. Some of our guests have floated the whole river from Warm Springs to the mouth of the Deschutes but we must take you out at Sandy Beach where we will transport you and refresh your supplies then we launch at Buck Hollow so you can float all the way to the mouth. Bring your sleeping bag, pillow, fishing pole, camera, binoculars and be ready to have an adventure. You will see wildlife, some of the most beautiful rock canyons, geological formations and scenic river the northwest has to offer. This is a great family trip, team bonding, or an explorers journey to see the river as it has been for thousands of years. You will leave this trip with memories that will last a lifetime. Of course, you can take any gear you would like and many people want their own tents, bedrolls etc. With a phone call we can customize your trip to fit any specific needs. BLM Regulations for any one group is no more than 16 in one party on overnight trips. Shuttle of your vehicle is available upon request and is a separate fee. We also have shuttle service available to your drop off and pick up spots for an additional fee.
GUIDED LARGE GROUP DISCOUNTS
If you are active or retired military, Cub/Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts a 10% discount will be applied to your trip with proof of service/membership. We also offer discounts to church groups, corporate events, specialty camps, sports teams, reunions, Cub and Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, wedding party and other organized events. The minimum size is 20 people to be considered for a discount which must be negotiated ahead of time and we can accommodate over 200 in one group! Please call us for more details.