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Address: 335 N Cache St, Jackson, WY 83001-8683
Phone Number: +1 800-824-5375
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Lewis & Clark Expeditions is a family-owned and operated rafting...

Lewis & Clark Expeditions is a family-owned and operated rafting company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Lewis & Clark originated U-Paddle Whitewater Adventures on the Snake River in 1971. Both whitewater and calm scenic float trips are offered on the Snake River with friendly, experienced guides. Choose Classic Whitewater or the added adventure of the Snake's smallest rafts. Bargain breakfast trips, steak dinner cookouts and delicious deli lunches. Half-day trips with multiple departures daily.

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Solid Trip

Guides were cool, it was a good stretch of river (lunch counter and big kahuna) and it was just a solid time.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 October 2016
grillennchillin
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Jackson, Wyoming

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Jackson, Wyoming
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Guides were cool, it was a good stretch of river (lunch counter and big kahuna) and it was just a solid time.

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

Glad you liked the guides and the river. Thanks for doing us a "solid." More 

Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We did the float trip on the snake river and it was beautiful. This was perfect for my 73 y.o. mother who for sure didn't want any white water. Our guide Orion was really great and very knowlegable about the river and the area. He did a good job of appealing to the 6 of us on the boat. It's... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

So glad you got to see some critters. We appreciate your review and are glad Orion did such a nice job for you. More 

Costa Mesa, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

What a FUN FUN afternoon on the Snake River! Our group of four...all over 60 years old...opted for the "white water trip" and had the BEST time! We shared the raft with a family of four and one young guy traveling alone. Within 10 minutes, thanks to our amazing guide, Orion, we were all on a first name basis and... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

Not gonna lie... sometimes getting the wetsuit on is the most difficult (and hilarious) part of the trip. Sounds like you had great chemistry on the boat, which can really add to the magic of the trip. Many thanks for your review. More 

Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

If you take a boat trip in the Jackson Hole area, you will have to chose between "Scenic" and "Whitewater". Fear not! If you do the whitewater trip, you will get scenery galore. This section takes just over two hours to float and has enough rapids to get your heart pumping. But much of the trip is a scenic float... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review and recap. It's gratifying. More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We booked the smaller boat for the white water rafting. The river was a little low so not as exciting but our guide, Colin, had us do some maneuvers to make it more fun. It turned out to be a great experience. He made sure everyone had fun but felt safe too. Everyone from their company was extremely nice and... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

Glad to hear Collin made it more fun. This is a Rocky Mountain snow-melt river in September, so you have to emphasize the different character of the water this time of year. Thanks for the review. More 

Northern Virginia, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Great beer awesome music and friendly people. Casual You can either listen to music, play some pool, or go off for a great chat. Second floor has a plexiglass floor and free popcorn

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Newport Beach, CA
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

My wife and I did the "Scenic/Whitewater Combo" on 9/10/16. If hindsight were 20/20 we would probably have done just the whitewater portion. We did the scenic tour because we were traveling with a couple who weren't as adventurous as us. The scenic tour was very nice and we saw plenty of bald eagles. Our guide, Rowen(aka Santa Claus), was... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

It's not every day you get guided by Santa Claus! Rowan has been guiding people on rivers and other tours for over 30 years. Thanks for your review. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We booked the small boat white water rafting trip. The trip was excellent. Our guide Luke was great. He took us through all rapids in the best way for maximum enjoinment. I was on the front row and got covered in water from head to toe several times. My teenage kids had a blast and we did too. We also... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

Thanks for your your review and advice to other travelers. This kind of stuff helps prepare everybody. Glad you had fun! More 

Potomac,MD
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

My low rating was not based on the guide or the company. The guide Ty was terrific and they included a very nice lunch. I can't imagine the more expensive companies doing better. My negative is that the trip just isn't terribly interesting. After 15 minutes it was monotonous except for Ty who was a lot of fun. I personally... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

"Great company, great guide." Why two stars for our company then?-- because that's what you're reviewing here on Trip Advisor. You can't review scenic float trips in general in Jackson Hole here, or even for this particular stretch of the Snake River. It's a review for Lewis & Clark Expeditions, who, by your account, are a "great company", with a... More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We flew to Jackson Hole, WY to go to the Spectacular Yellowstone National Park. On our last day in WY, we took a scenic tour of the Snake River. There were 5 adults plus our awesome guide, Orion. We had a fabulous time with the scenery and the companionship of other other travelers. All of our party had been to... More 

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GOWYO, Owner at Lewis and Clark River Expeditions, responded to this review

We're so glad you chose us! Thanks for the review. More 

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