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Hells Canyon Jet Boat Trips & Lodging

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Pleasanton, California
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6 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Arrived and camped at the Kilgore campgrounds on Thursday, took the jet boat trip through the canyon on Friday, departed from the campground on Saturday. This was a great experience, that my family and I enjoyed, very glad we did it. Would highly recommend everyone to do this at least once!

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Thank Wayne J
Reno, Nevada
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

The rooms were great and had everything we needed. Upon our arrival, they had everything set up and ready to go for our stay and Jet Boat tour (about as stress free as it can get). A great home base for our river adventure. A nice area around the hotel with a little beach on the river. I highly recommend... More 

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Thank Michelle L
Milwaukie, Oregon
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

The room was great. Taking the shuttle to Pittsburgh Landing was awesome, got to enjoy scenery instead of watching the road. Jet boat trip was exciting, met all my expectations, even saw a bear. Crew were great. Very enjoyable.

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Minnesota
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

We drove past this but took pictures of the countryside along the way! There was such a feeling of peace looking at the ranches, prairies, and open land! This is where I got out and let the wife drive! Northern Idaho was beautiful!

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Thank BD R
Nipomo, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

We really had an awesome time on the Hells Canyon Adventure Jet Boat Tour with Captain Dustin! We all road the jet boat through Class 2 to Class 4 riiver rapids up the snake river. Our Captain Dustin was cery well educated about the river and other fascinatinating stories. Dustin took us on a hiking trail where there was pictographs... More 

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Thank kgpeaches
Medinah, Illinois
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Fabulous trip. Boat captan very good and knowledgeable. Trip first class. Our main trip was on the paddle wheel boat with America West on the Columbia & Snake Rivers. The whole trip was fantastic. I highly recommend both trips. On the paddle wheel trip the staff was extremely helpful, courteous, & knowledgeable. Food great, cabins clean & lectures excellent.

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Thank Jon M
New Canaan, Connecticut
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

The Killgores are a respected feature of the Whitebird/Salmon/Snake area. I was hoping for a little more enthusiasm from Kurt. However, the trip was very routine, probably due in part to the low flow of the Snake this year (a poorly kept 'secret' by the trade (raft & Jet) for both Salmon and Snake). There was very little history of... More 

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Thank Joel R
Walla Walla, Washington
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

I met Kurt Killgore at Pittsburg Landing, I had just floated Hells Canyon and I had left some important personal property at a camp upstream. I enlisted his help to stop during his jet boat tour and retrieve these items at a camp from days before. I was able to get the property back the next day, his eagerness to... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

It's basic RV camping, but all you need-- electric and water, restroom (1!) is across the "street" and shared with the 4-5 cabins. Big advantage is you are ready for the boat tour the next morning. The Wi-Fi is actually better than the last two KOA's! Beautiful spot.

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Thank snochasr
Americus, GA
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Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

The jet boat trip down the Snake River in Hells Canyon was really fun. It takes a full 45 minutes to drive from the lodge to Pittsburg landing in the canyon. Don't be late! We stopped a few times as we headed toward the dam, saw some fire in the Oregon hills, rode through some fun rapids and then stopped... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lodging accommodations are located on the Salmon River and White Bird Creek. All rooms have their own restrooms and showers, air conditioning, satellite TV, and are very clean and comfortable. Two of the units have one queen bed and a kitchen unit. Other units have two double beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hells Canyon Jet Boat Trips & Lodging

Address: 3252 Waterfront Dr, White Bird, ID 83554
Region: United States > Idaho > White Bird
Price Range: RM268 - RM335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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