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My friend and I had a difficult time choosing a rafting company when we visited Stanley, ID... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Seattle, Washington
What a trip!

Rob was an incredible guide- personable, professional and an all around great guide/Guy. The views... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

My friend and I had a difficult time choosing a rafting company when we visited Stanley, ID, because there are so many! We followed our gut and went with White Otter, and we were so glad that we did. They got us into the water...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank melankay
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Rob was an incredible guide- personable, professional and an all around great guide/Guy. The views were spectacular. Don’t go to Sun Valley without a trip to the sawtooths and a river raft adventure.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank melindam316
Reviewed 25 June 2018

My family did the half day rafting trip here - there were four of us including my 10 year old daughter and my 13 year old son. It was a really great experience for everyone. Our guide, Anya, clearly knew her stuff and got us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susanne M
Reviewed 4 December 2017

WE try and go down the Salmon River every so many years. White Otter has the best guides, very safe, and they really make it fun..AND "Stars Bars"..well, they are off the charts, such a good treat..ANd the restaurant, fabulous, homemade food, in a quiet,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank charley48
Reviewed 8 November 2017

What an amazing adventure with White Otter Outdoor Adventures. A fabulous day on the river. Definitely an event to share with friends and family - especially out-of-town guests new to the West. It's a rustic experience and one should be prepared for that. But the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sweetie48
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had a great time with Nellie as our guide on the Salmon River. The first big rapid was one of the biggest we've done, and it was quite a ride. There are many sections of this river that are calm, not a trip of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Renee N
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My husband and I had the honor of rafting with White Otter Adventures down the Salmon, and at a wonderful time of year when the water was high and fast! My husband has been on rafting trips before and this was my first time. I...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank jamielandersen
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had a beautiful drive from Sun Valley to the "metropolis" of Sunbeam to meet our river guide, Andrew for our adventure. Four adults, were greeted by the friendly staff, and given our equipment, then off for a short walk to the launch point below...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank K B
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great trip down the Salmon, and even experienced a few rapids at the beginning. Our guides were Bobbi and Megan, and it was Megan's first trip as a guide . She did great and we enjoyed ourselves thoroughly and learned a lot!...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We just finished our day with White Otter and oh my gosh what an incredibly awesome experience we had. From the first conversation over the phone with the owner Doug I felt comfortable that my hubby and I were in good hands and that they...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Hailey M
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