Planning and Logistics
Disconnect to Reconnect
Take a River Trip – Disconnect to Reconnect We are connected in today’s world, stuck in a barrage of texts, social media, email and the internet that demands constant attention. We operate 24/7 on information overload and it shows: our tech-hungry population is distracted and overwhelmed. It is time: disconnect to reconnect with loved ones…Read More
Are Rafting Adventures Good for You?
Four Reasons Why Whitewater Rafting Makes You Happy Rafting makes you happy by reducing stress and increasing well-being. Spending time in a physical environment where you are not bombarded with the daily pressures of life is equally exhilarating and calming. You can escape to a place where the phone does not ring and the computer…Read More
Location, Weather & River Conditions
Salmon River Weather and River Conditions The 410 mile long Salmon River is found completely within the borders of Idaho. Silver Cloud’s multi-day raft trips take place on the remote wilderness section of the Main Salmon that cuts through Idaho’s rugged Central Mountains, traversing the pristine Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area. Salmon…Read More
Essential Piece of River Gear: Wet Wipes
Don’t Leave Home Without Wet Wipes Wet wipes are a must on your Salmon River rafting vacation pack list. This compact, low-cost item will get used several times per day and will not break the budget – a great addition to any personal bag. If you are like me, you like to feel clean throughout…Read More
Flying in Idaho
Idaho Charter Flights – What You Need to Know Idaho charter flights are an exciting start or finish to your Salmon River rafting trip. The scenery is beautiful and flying over the wilderness reminds you just how remote and spectacular this part of the country is.Read More
Salmon River Raft Trip Packing Tips
Raft Trip Packing Tips to Make Your Pre-Trip Planning Easy Try these four easy raft trip packing tips to make planning for a week long trip go smoothly: Tip #1: Get all of your gear together and then downsize Pack for a river trip like you are packing a carry-on bag for a week away.…Read More
Three planning tips to make your Salmon River vacation the best week of the year
Raft Trip Planning Tips A rafting vacation on the Salmon River requires planning ahead so that you get the trip dates that fit your schedule and your travel to Idaho goes smoothly. Here are three raft trips planning tips that will ensure your whitewater vacation is the best week ever. Tip #1: Select your vacation…Read More
Confluences River Expeditions has offered world-class Idaho rafting trips on the gorgeous River of No Return since 1982. We give personal service from the first phone call to the last rapid. Book your unforgettable Main Salmon River adventure today!