Salmon River & Snake River Jet Boat Tours

We offer Jet Boat Tours for the Salmon River (River of No Return) and Snake River (Hells Canyon) with a number of different options. Please check out the information below to pick the River Adventure that “floats your boat!”

Let River Adventures take you on an Idaho jet boat tour through the deepest and most rugged points of Hells Canyon. Your unforgettable Hells Canyon adventure will provide you with breathtaking beauty, amazing wildlife, and a Snake River jet boat tour filled with excitement. Our USCG Certified jet boats will take you through the most challenging whitewater into the deepest canyon that North America has to offer. Enjoy amazing historic and scenic sites along the way as your tour guide offers unique insight into the formation and history of Hells Canyon. Make sure to bring your camera!

During your Salmon River or Snake River jet boat tours, you will even have some rest and relaxation time for swimming, snacking, or hiking. Bring your friends, bring your family, bring your co-workers, and kick back on a unique Idaho jet boat tour! You can share in the majesty and mystery of the Snake River through Hells Canyon and the Salmon River from a point-of-view like no other. Book your next Snake River jet boat tour or fishing adventure in Hells Canyon with River Adventures.


Take a Hells Canyon Jet Boat Tour You’ll Never Forget!

Join us on one of our Hells Canyon jet boat tours on the Snake River! As the deepest canyon in the United States, Hells Canyon earns its name. This harsh country is best seen from one of our comfortable jet boats.


Explore the Famous River of No Return Wilderness!

You will get to see the living history of the Salmon River country as you head upriver into the Frank Church Wilderness Area through exciting rapids. The route passes by gold mines, historic houses, and wildlife.


The Boat & the River All to Yourselves

Private jet boat tours or fishing in Hells Canyon and the Salmon River are available for your special group. They’re perfect for a family reunion, church group, class, or company trip. Space is limited, and advance reservations are required to assure your place, so call today!




One-Day Jet Boat Tours ​s

  • Jet Boat Tours start at 10:00 AM (MST) and conclude at 4:00 PM (MST).
  • Salmon River Jet Boat Tours from Vinegar Creek (26 miles east of Riggins).
  • Hells Canyon Snake River​ Jet Boat Tours depart from Pittsburg Landing.
  • River Adventures will provide directions.
  • Lunch and drinks are provided!
  • Group rates are available for all Idaho jet boat tours.
  • Wear comfortable clothing such as shorts and swimsuits in warm weather.
  • Be sure to bring your camera so you can photograph the bighorn sheep!
  • We also suggest bringing sunscreen, lip balm, and sunglasses to enjoy your jet boat tour in comfort.
  • Hells Canyon Snake River jet boat tour costs $215 +tax per person. $118 for kids 12 & under
  • Salmon River Jet Boat Tour Costs $175+tax per person with a $4 Forest Service Fee. $100 for kids 12&under.
  • Optional shuttle service available for $25 a person.
  • Reservations are required and will confirm the price.
  • If the tour is canceled because of unfavorable water conditions River Adventures will refund your deposit.