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Oregon

Whitewater Rafting on the Owyhee River: Oregon's Grand Canyon

Join outdoor experts to learn about whitewater rafting, visit Ryegrass Hot Springs and explore local history as you discover why the Owyhee River is known as Oregon’s Grand Canyon.
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Program No. 2256RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
949
Special Offer
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Oregon

Whitewater Rafting on the Owyhee River: Oregon's Grand Canyon

Join outdoor experts to learn about whitewater rafting, visit Ryegrass Hot Springs and explore local history as you discover why the Owyhee River is known as Oregon’s Grand Canyon.
Length
6 days
Starts at
949
Special Offer
Click on Dates & Prices below to see special offer details.
Program No. 2256 RJ
Prefer to enroll or inquire by phone? 800-454-5768
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The itinerary for this program is different on certain dates.
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Prices displayed below are based on per person,doubleoccupancy.
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Mar 29 - Apr 3, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Itinerary Note

Due to the early season nature of this trip date unpredictable weather conditions and inclement weather are possibly to be encountered. However, the river is often much less crowded with other groups on the river.

Apr 12 - Apr 17, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Apr 19 - Apr 24, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Apr 26 - May 1, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Mar 29 - Apr 3, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Itinerary Note

Due to the early season nature of this trip date unpredictable weather conditions and inclement weather are possibly to be encountered. However, the river is often much less crowded with other groups on the river.

Apr 12 - Apr 17, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Apr 19 - Apr 24, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

Apr 26 - May 1, 2021
Starting at
949
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms!

At a Glance

Join a 65 mile whitewater rafting adventure on one of America's most pristine and remote wilderness rivers, the Owyhee in southeastern Oregon. Led by local experts, navigate this powerful tributary of the Snake River as it charges through seldom-visited high-desert canyons of exceptional beauty. During this journey, explore historic sites, hike to overlooks and view pictographs.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Rafting and optional kayaking between 2-3 hrs. at a time on class III+ rapids. Climbing in and out of rafts. Up to 6.5 hrs. per day moving downriver, typically 9-15 miles per day. Carrying bags in camp across uneven and terrain. Temperatures often vary widely and can go down to the 30’s at night. Prior whitewater rafting and wilderness camping experience strongly recommended. Elevations of 2,700-4,300 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Spend 3-5 hours a day on the river exploring its best rapids, including Montgomery and Long Sweetwater.
  • Camp on the wild shores of the pristine Owyhee River, pitching tents each night and breaking camp each morning.
  • Visit Ryegrass Hot Springs, a secluded spot where water emerges from the ground at 110 degrees.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.





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