Idaho River Rafting and Fishing Business for sale.

Salmon, Idaho



Enjoy spending time in, on and around a stunningly beautiful river while meeting new friends and earning a living. This turn-key outfitting business is a rare opportunity to guide rafters, whitewater trips, and fishing expeditions.

This rafting and guide business has been well run and has been profitable for decades. This family run business has been their primary lifestyle for many years. The outfit operates in Salmon, Idaho on approximately 130 miles of the Salmon River. Clients, many of which are repeat loyal customers, meet in Salmon and are bussed to the launching sites and enjoy either a one- or two-day rafting experience or a fishing adventure of a lifetime. Clients enjoy first-rate rafting or fishing gear, excellent food, amazing service, and tons of fun!

The rafting consists of a half day smooth scenic float, one-day white water rafting, two-day white-water rafting, or a combination trip. Fishing consists of drift boat fishing, fly fishing, and wade fishing with guides. Clients can book fishing trips for rainbow trout, cutthroat trout, steelhead, and salmon.

This outfit operates under permits from the U.S. National Forest and these permits must be assigned to the new owner at closing. The permits grant almost 1200 use days on the S-4 and S-5 sections of the Salmon River. Note: you cannot just start rafting and guiding on this river you must have a permit like the one with this business.

This business opportunity comes with all the necessary equipment and an established history in this community. A summary of the equipment is a 25-passenger bus, 15 passenger vans, trailers, river rafts, kayaks, life vests, a drift boat, camping gear, and cooking gear. Contact the agent for a detailed list of equipment. Contact the listing agent for information on financial data, profit and loss statements; however, rest assured this business operates in the black.

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to run your own business along one of the prettiest rivers in Idaho.

Agent: Todd Dye, National Land Realty, 208-317-0934