Raft the Rockies-Idaho’s Middle Fork Canyon of the Salmon “River of No Return Wilderness”.  5-star rating by “The Ultimate Adventure Sourcebook”.  Sheila and Dave Mills run a family operation since 1978.  Renowned for fabulous menus and great guides.  Sheila’s third dutch oven cookbook can be found in bookstores nationally.  “The Outdoor Dutch Oven Cookbook”  published…

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ARTA is a non-profit corporation offering participatory whitewater rafting vacations on the Selway, Middle Fork of the Salmon, and Main Salmon rivers in Idaho, as well as other rivers in Oregon, California, Utah and Colorado.  Our trips are led by experienced, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable guides and emphasize interpretation, involvement, and wholesome fun.  Our style is…

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Wilderness whitewater on Idaho’s Salmon River – Middle Fork, Main and Lower Salmon. Multi-day float trips April-October. Small, local, family operated, owner on the river option, on the Salmon over 20 years, focus on local history, wildlife, local viewpoint. Also available: lodge nights, horseback/float combinations, family trips, day steelhead, drift boat fishing for trout and…

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We offer trips on both the Main Salmon and its spectacular tributary, the Middle Fork. The Main has warmer weather and better swimming, and we recommend it for families with young children. The Middle Fork – high in the Rocky Mountains – boasts more challenging rapids and unbelievable fishing. Check out the Hot Deals section…

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