1. Tips For First-Time Whitewater Rafters

    There are few things more exhilarating than racing down a wave train, feeling your raft bounce and bob over the class 4 rapids beneath you. It’s an unforgettable thrill and one that many pursue relentlessly throughout the year. But if you’ve never gone whitewater rafting before, let alone steppe…Read More

  2. 5 Reasons To Take A Guided Fishing Trip On The Snake River

    If there’s one thing that defines all anglers, it’s a sense of independence and pride. A DIY attitude extends from rod and reel to the end of your hand-tied fly. Some might chafe at the idea of hiring a fishing guide for a trip out on the Snake River, but it’s a better idea than you might firs…Read More

  3. The Best Way to Break In New Hiking Boots

    It’s often said that you should never skimp on the things that separate you from the ground. That line of thought goes for tires, mattresses, and of course, boots. But even the best hiking boots require a little bit of break-in. Hiking a trail of any length can be extremely painful if you haven’…Read More

  4. The Best Backcountry Snacks

    Traveling through the wilderness and woods of Idaho is an adventure like none other. Of course, an epic adventure helps to burn epic amounts of calories, so you’ll want to pack some snacks to keep you moving throughout the day. Whether you’re exploring the trails on foot or taking one of our ATV…Read More

  5. Hiking Essentials For Beginners, Part 2

    In our last blog, we outlined five of the essential things you should bring with you on every hike. Packing wisely ensures that you have everything you need with you to fully enjoy your outing into the wilderness. Join Killgore Adventures as we highlight five more things you should always have with …Read More

  6. Hiking Essentials For Beginners, Part 1

    Hiking is one of the best ways to explore Hells Canyon. It brings you closer to the canyon walls and offers unique opportunities to view the region's wildlife. It’s not uncommon for those who are enjoying a jet boat tour of Hells Canyon to want to go on a day hike afterward. But for those who are …Read More

  7. Catch Killgore Adventures On Nat Geo

    As some of the most experienced river runners in Hells Canyon, the crew at Killgore Adventures garners a lot of attention. With Hells Canyon jet boat tours running throughout the year, we’ve built a name for ourselves as the #1 adventure company in Idaho. But to those in the know, the real adventu…Read More

  8. The Advantages Of Our Jet Ups System

    There’s no end to the opportunities for adventure in Hells Canyon. While our jet boat tours of the area are undoubtedly our most popular offering, many people like to explore the canyon on foot. While we admire their willingness to experience nature so closely, we also recognize that getting to ce…Read More

  9. Lessons You Learn While Rafting

    If you follow our blog (and we hope you do, otherwise, who are we talking to?), you’ll know that we’ve written a few of these “Lessons You Learn…” type posts. Maybe it’s because we spend so much time in the outdoors pondering the universe and our place in it. Maybe it’s because they’…Read More

  10. Games You Can Play While On A Rafting Trip

    On any multi-day whitewater rafting trip, you’re sure to experience some highs and lows. The first few days, the exhilaration of river travel might keep you more than occupied. But once your muscles get used to rowing for hours a day and you’ve figured out the tricks to drying off faster at the …Read More