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Address: 7050 Highway 55, Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629-5066
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Idaho whitewater rafting and kayaking trips departing daily. Large...

Idaho whitewater rafting and kayaking trips departing daily. Large riverside decks, catering facilities available, gift shop, cafe, free parking. Adventure for all ages and skill levels with half and full day whitewater rafting trips. Located less than one hour from Boise!

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Rafting the Snake

Splash Half Day on the Main Payette. This was a great experience! They guides knew what they were doing and were experienced with the location we were at. There were about 5... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Ogden, Utah
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Ogden, Utah
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Splash Half Day on the Main Payette. This was a great experience! They guides knew what they were doing and were experienced with the location we were at. There were about 5 rafts that went out together and we were able to splash each other and have fun. The weather was on the cooler side for September but they had... More 

Thank sbmommaut
Dorset, Vermont
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67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I hired a guide through Cascade Raft and Kayak to paddle with my girlfriend, who wanted to kayak the Staircase section of the Payette River. The trip began with a fun launch down a long, wooden slide at the put-in. The water level was low, so it was a class II/III section with one class IV rapid. It was a... More 

Thank Greg0ry
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We took our second trip with the family friendly route "Cobarton"! We love this company and will probably continue to make this a annual adventure! The staff is extremely knowledgeable and always make it a fun experience. The day trip I would highly recommend it takes you way back where the river curves around and you are truly immersed in... More 

Thank Brianna B
Boise, Idaho
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Cascade Raft/kayak company is very well organized and the staff are very kind. They have many different raft options from beginners to experts, piloted by well trained guides. Expect to get wet!

Thank BoiseBoy01
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Our guide Matt was great! He thought we could make a raft wheelie, not, everybody got we. Awesome time, definitely recommend the trip. By the way this ws down the South Fork.

Thank Brian W
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Spent an afternoon cruising down the Payette River with a great guide to safely navigate us down our first taste of white water rafting. Friendly experience from start to finish. Our expert guide McKinley was a delight to be around. Funny anecdotes abound. Well worth the short (50 minute) drive from Boise - and you don't need to carry your... More 

1 Thank LottieW8
El Mirage, Arizona
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38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I've been on 3 trips this summer with cascade. All the guides are great- super fun but definitely know their stuff and you feel like you are in good hands. The price is ridiculously reasonable and the south fork is so much fun. Some parts are pretty scary but it is a blast! Definitely not for those who are young... More 

1 Thank Jennifer G
Wilmot, New Hampshire
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great Guides focused on having fun. Having a strategically placed photographer was helpful. Take the full day trip.

1 Thank dnowicki
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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145 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We have been white water rafting on many rivers in many states. This is by far our best experience. We had Erin as our guide and she was knowledgeable AND patient with us. She really knew the river. We had many class IV rapids and did the all day South Fork of the Payette adventure. A few things you need... More 

Thank Julie P
Eagle, Idaho
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449 reviews
172 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Just returned from our 5th rafting trip with cascade, get time had by all involved ! We had so much fun, we will go once more this summer. Great staff , clean equipment and friendly smiles. What more could you want !

Thank Mike T

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