8-Mile Snake River Rafting Trips Jackson Hole
8-mile Whitewater Rafting Adventure
Whitewater rafting in Jackson Hole is the coolest thing you’ll do all summer! Whitewater raft down the Snake River Canyon and have the time of your life! Rapids such as Big Kahuna, Lunch Counter and Ropes are sure to give you a bumpy and wet ride but have you smiling the whole time.
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8-Mile Whitewater Rafting Adventure Details
- May 15 through September 15, 2018 **Please note our sister company opens May 5 through October 15. www.jhww.com
- Approximately 3 to 3.5 hours round trip from Jackson
Our 8-mile Snake River Rafting Trip adventure is the perfect summer activity in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The whitewater rafting section of the Snake River is a Class III river, perfect for people of all ages and experience. River classifications are graded on a scale of I to VI. Class I is flat water. Class V is the most difficult. Go rafting on the famous Lunch Counter and Big Kahuna rapids!
Boatman’s Breakfast-#1 selling whitewater trip
- Available daily during peak season times only (June 23-August 18)
- Select the 9:00 am whitewater trip
Don’t miss our famous Boatman’s Breakfast served prior to our 9:00 am whitewater trip. The breakfast whitewater trip only lasts for a few months from June 23-August 18. 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 paddles. 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!
It’s a healthy light breakfast, just enough to fill you up before you hit the river!!
Cereals, croissants, fresh fruits, orange juice, hot chocolate and coffee..
How much is it? It ’s on us!
Whitewater Combo! Teton Views Scenic Lunch Float & Whitewater Rafting
This 15-mile float trip and whitewater rafting combo is offered 7 days a week during peak season times. Approximately 6 hours round trip from Jackson. Our 7 mile float will take you North of Jackson to the Snake River. Enjoy Teton Views along the way and wonderful Bald Eagle viewing. Our Private take out is perched along the Snake River. We will be the only ones! Lunch at our private camp includes roasted turkey & cheddar on brioche, Thai broccoli salad with peanut sauce, seasonal fruit salad, chips and homemade-baked cookies. Water and lemonade. Picnic tables and a restroom provided. Before we bring you back to our boathouse to gear up for our 2:00pm* whitewater trip take some photos with the Tetons in the background! 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. *Times may very during season due to water flows.
Classic paddle raft / view trip details »
Adults $132, Youth (ages 6-12) $110
Small Boat paddle raft / view trip details »
Adults $138, Youth (ages 6-12) $138
Please note our sister company opens May 5 through October 15. Please visit us at Jackson Hole Whitewater
What is the minimum age for whitewater rafting?
Our minimum age for children to go whitewater rafting is 6 years old (approximately 45 pounds) for most of the summer season. However, high water levels during the early season may increase the minimum age up to 8-10 years old and require a more careful screening of all children. Safety while whitewater rafting is always our first priority.
What is the best thing to wear whitewater rafting?
On warm rafting days, wear a swimsuit or clothes that you don’t mind getting wet. Cotton is not recommended; synthetic fabrics such as nylon and polypropylene work the best because they dry quickly. On cool rafting days, we have neoprene wet suits, river booties and fleece. You may opt to rent these items when you check in for your whitewater rafting trip. Shoes that are secure on your feet are required (no flip-flops and no bare feet) for whitewater rafting trips. We provide complimentary splash jackets and pants.
Bring a towel and/or dry clothes to change into at the end of your trip, so you’re comfortable on the 45-minute return ride back to Jackson. Sunglasses, hats and sunscreen are a good idea; cameras and binoculars are not recommended on whitewater rafting trips.
Where is the whitewater rafting in Jackson Hole exactly?
The whitewater rafting section in Jackson Hole is located in the Grand Canyon of the Snake River, considered the deepest gorge on the Snake River in Wyoming. The whitewater stretch is about 20 miles south of Jackson, it is the only whitewater section of the Snake River in the surrounding Jackson Hole rafting area.
For more details on what you should bring and what we provide, please read our FAQs and Facts.