Raft or Kayak Rentals and Car Shuttles for the Salmon River

We rent rafts and inflatable kayaks for those looking to take on the rapids of the Salmon River near Riggins Idaho.  Reserve your raft or inflatable kayak ahead of time and then arrive the morning of your trip to pick up your equipment.  We offer a variety of shuttle options to help those who do not have their own trailer.  We can drop off and pick up your group at set times to help with your river trip.  So if you are looking to get out and raft the Salmon River but want to rent rafts and do it yourself, just give us a call. 

Kayak Rentals

Looking for a day on the Salmon River full of adventure.  Try one of our inflatable kayaks.  Experience the adventure of paddling the through the channels and soaring off the waves in an individual inflatable kayak.  These boats are designed to be learner friendly and make an incredible addition to any trip on the Salmon River.

Inflatable Kayak Rentals


Price: $35 per day 

Call 208-717-2007

Raft Rentals

We rent a variety of self bailing rafts from 14-16ft.  Grab your friends and get a day on the beautiful Salmon River near Riggins Idaho.  Our raft rentals come with paddles, PFD's, optional helmets, and an optional cooler.  Shuttles service for the equipment and people is available at an additional charge.

Raft Rental Details


14ft Paddle - $105 per day

14ft Oared - $110 per day

16ft Paddle - $115 per day

16ft Oared - $120 per day


Call 208-717-2007

Shuttle Details


Riggins Park to Lucile - $30

Short's Bar to Lucile - $35

Call 208-628-3264


River Shuttles for the Salmon River near Riggins Idaho

If you are looking to raft the Salmon River near Riggins you are going to need to have a shuttle set up and we are here to help.  We offer shuttles from Cleo Patterson Memorial Park in down town Riggins or Short's Bar just upstream from Riggins, to Lucille Bar about 10 miles down river from Riggins.  We can take payment online or over the phone and you can drop off a spare set of keys with us at our shop in downtown to make your shuttle run more smoothly.

The way shuttles ideally work:

1. Arrange your shuttle ahead of time - Call 208-628-3264 or book it online.

2. Stop by our store in downtown Riggins and drop-off your spare keys and sign our paperwork (3 minute stop).

3. Use your keys to drive to your launch site, get your boat in the water, lock your car and take your keys with you while you have a great day rafting.

4. We come with the keys you left, move your car to Lucille, and lock the keys you left with us inside your vehicle

5. You arrive and unlock your car, load your gear, and head on towards your next adventure.

Salmon River Media - Rafting Pictures

During you day on the river you will likely pass our photographer out on the river.  When you see the  Salmon River Media banner make sure you put on a big smile and hit the biggest waves.  When your day is done you can purchase pictures at our store or at www.salmonriverraftingphotos.com