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Snake Dancer Excursions

#1 of 11 things to do in Clarkston Features Animals
1550 Port Dr Ste B, Clarkston, WA 99403-1853
+1 800-234-1941
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Crusin on the Snake, very safe.

Our family with 7 people visited here. The staff of Snake Dancer were very friendly. Our boat... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Boise, Idaho

Never been on a power boat river ride before and this was great weather crew and the whole... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gary B
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Hells Canyon Jet Boat Tours on The Snake River provided by Snake Dancer Excursions. Full or Half Day trips available. Discount Kids Rates Snake Dancer Excursions has been family owned and operated since 1970. We are the only tour operator that takes you the furthest from Hells Canyon Resort and Marina all the way to Hells Canyon Dam. You can choose Full or Half Day Scenic Tours, or Fishing Charters for Bass, Trout, Sturgeon and Steelhead.Snake Dancer is famous for our homemade buffet style lunch and cookies, smaller tour boats for a more personalized tour.We are proud to take friends, family and visitors from all over the world into Hells Canyon "The Deepest River Gorge In North America"."Treating You Special is Our Speciality"Snake Dancer Excurions
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1550 Port Dr Ste B, Clarkston, WA 99403-1853
+1 800-234-1941
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family with 7 people visited here. The staff of Snake Dancer were very friendly. Our boat captain, the owner I believe, did a superb job of driving the boat and maneuvering the river. We went during very high water. My wife and I aren't...More

Thank LmPirate
Reviewed 3 days ago

Never been on a power boat river ride before and this was great weather crew and the whole experience was just great

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Crew was amazing. Our captain could read the water perfectly. Felt safe always. Lunch was delicious fried chicken and salad.

Thank Kelly2010609102
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When looking for a trip that would take us all the way up to the Hells Canyon Dam, I found Snake Dancer. Read the good reviews and noticed that they were less expensive than the other guy who came up first on a Google search....More

Thank 33britta
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to spend the day .. this was so much fun. The guide was great and gave us all kinds of history on the area. The boat ride was great as was the lunch we were served. We will be back .....More

Thank jacki w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not everyone who comes through Idaho has the gear, time or ability to check out the Salmon or Hell's river canyons, but a trip to Idaho without visiting one would be a wasted trip. Jet boat tours open the remote scenery up to anyone with...More

Thank Kate J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were passing through on a motorcycle trip and decided to take a day off and go for a jet boat tour of Hell's Canyon. Glad we did, had a blast. Eric was our driver, very informative and a very skillful driver....More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great people making for one an amazing day! We saw the canyon up close and were treated to lunch and refreshments as needed. We really got an education.

Thank Sasharita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a family we decided to take the 5 1/2 hour trip up to Dugs Bar. There were 4 adults and 2 teenagers. We enjoyed our experience very much. The half day was long enough on such a hot day. Our captain shared his knowledge...More

1  Thank LizFred2013
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We had been wanting to take a trip up Hell's Canyon for several years now, and we finally took the 11 hour roundtrip to the dam and had an awesome time! Gabe is a great jet boat pilot- it became evident throughout the day that...More

Thank 779makc
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24 January 2017|
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Response from TravelerForFun1999 | Property representative |
Great question as this is asked all the time. Canyon tours are enjoyed by all ages up to 100 years old on our boats. It can depend on the length of tour that you take and what size boat you will be on. If you are going as... More
12 August 2015|
Response from TravelerForFun1999 | Property representative |
Snake Dancer Excursions is only Licensed for and runs tours from Clarkston, WA - Lewiston ID up to Hells Canyon Dam on the Snake River. But there are cruise ships that Start on the Columbia and port in Clarkston. The... More