Calling all adventurers and thrill-seekers—if you’ve never gone whitewater rafting in Idaho, or another mountain state, you’re sorely missing out on the experience of a lifetime. When you’re looking for things to do in Idaho, consider taking on a plethora of harrowing rapids when you stay at The Ashley Inn. Our Cascade hotel grants access to a couple of different white water rafting opportunities that you’re sure to love. 

Why Go White Water Rafting in Idaho?

Whitewater rafting in Idaho takes this watersport to the next level. Riding the Rocky Mountain rapids provides fresh air, gorgeous scenery, a team bonding experience, exercise, and a daring dash of adventure. Plus, the rapid game here never disappoints. When you’re lodging in Cascade, Idaho, you’ll want to check out the array of rafting opportunities. 

Tamarack Rafting

The guides at Tamarack Rafting will help you navigate the roaring rapids of the Payette River. Choose between a variety of tour lengths: the express trip, which covers 11 miles in five hours, or the full-day trip, which covers 11 miles in seven hours. Both options include a light lunch, but the full-day tour makes time for a swimming excursion—complete with rock jumps!

Bear Valley Rafting

Join the Bear Valley Rafting crew and the North or South Fork of the Payette River for the white water rafting in Idaho experience of a lifetime. They’ve broken their affordable half-day and full-day trips into two class levels: moderate (for beginners and children four and older) and advanced (for children 12 and older). Their highly-trained staff creates a safe, thrilling ride for children and adults. 

Cascade Raft & Kayak

If you’re looking for the best white water rafting experience for families, Cascade Raft & Kayak is for you. Their half-day and full-day trips provide lunch (with vegetarian and gluten-free options!) and an action-packed day (or half-day) of aquatic adventures. Whether you’re new to the Idaho rafting scene or a seasoned professional, you’re sure to enjoy the Cascade Raft & Kayak experience. 

Divulge in Idaho River Sports near Cascade, Idaho

Get out and explore the Idaho rafting scene that exists just beyond our Cascade hotel. Take advantage of your stay at The Ashely Inn and experience new things, make memories, and thoroughly enjoy your summer getaway. If you have additional questions regarding whitewater rafting in Idaho, please give us a call at 1-208-382-5621. Our knowledgable staff is happy to help.