fbpx 208-347-3862

River Food


Food Tips for Summer Food Prep | Hells Canyon Rafting Blog Ok, so we’ve covered how to get the best cookies on your river trips and outdoor adventures. Now let’s move on to breakfast. If you’re anything like me, I like breakfast easy, fast, and most likely on the go. I’m not a huge get-up-early-and-take-care-of-stuff gal. More like wake up later than expected and run around for 20 minutes until I run out the...

Read More

Food Tips for Summer Food Prep | Hells Canyon Rafting Blog One of my favorite things about springtime besides the sun, flowers, and flowing rivers is prepping food for the summer river trips. I know this may seem crazy but a little work in the spring can go a long way for having super delicious food ready to heat up on short notice. When the summer gets busy and there is a ton of fun to be had, having something quick, delicious,...

Read More

How to Pack a Cooler Like a Pro


Posted By on Jan 7, 2019

There’s not much worse than opening a cooler up mid-adventure to find the grapes swimming in a lovely pool of lunch meat juice. Or that the lettuce is frozen and the raw chicken is warm. Or that you’ve simply run out of ice. Here are some tips and tricks that our cooler packing professionals at America’s Rafting Co have figured out over years and years of packing for multi-day Hells Canyon rafting adventures:...

Read More

Whitewater rafting as a family is something special: smiling, laughing, and bonding together on an epic adventure vacation that everyone will look back on fondly.   That’s the fun and easy part…The hard part is deciding if an overnight whitewater rafting vacation is right for you and your family. What if someone falls out of the boat? What if the kids have trouble sleeping outdoors in the tents? What if they...

Read More
Why Go Rafting in Hells Canyon?

Why Go Rafting in Hells Canyon?


Posted By on Nov 14, 2018

Idaho?! Aren’t there a lot of potatoes there??? Yup, you got us. The southern half of the state is great potato growing country and we are proud of it. I mean, who doesn’t love fresh french fries?!? The northern half of Idaho? Chock full of mountainous wilderness, rushing rivers, and massive swaths of national forests. Did you know that Idaho has 3,100 miles of raft-able whitewater rivers!? And 107,651 miles of rivers in...

Read More
Whitewater Rafting in Hells Canyon

Whitewater Rafting in Hells Canyon


Posted By on Jun 14, 2018

Waking up in the bottom of the deepest canyon in North America is wondrous. Before the sun peaks over the towering canyon walls in Hells Canyon, the smell of coffee brewing floats into the tent on the warm morning air. After rolling off the cushy sleeping pad and out of the warm sleeping bag, you make your way down the sandy path to the river kitchen. There waiting is the largest pot of coffee you’ve ever seen and some fresh Idaho...

Read More