1. Quick Tips for Staying Warm While Exploring the Outdoors this Fall

    As we round out the month of October here in White Bird, the crisp notes of fall are starting to give way to the cold temperatures of winter. While we love the summer and all of the Hells Canyon adventures we offer during the warmer months, the colder temps don’t do much to dissuade us from going …Read More

  2. Get to Know White Bird, Idaho

    We keep busy here at Killgore Adventures. As we tip into fall and things start to cool off, we start to offer more of our adventure fishing trips, and very jet boat tours. But if you’re feeling a little fished out, or have caught more than your fair share of sturgeon, you might wander into White B…Read More

  3. 5 Things You Can Leave At Home Before Your Next Backpacking Trip

    While the guides at Killgore Adventures spend a lot of their time traveling on a jet boat or even an ATV, that doesn’t mean we don’t like to put our trusty leather hiking boots on and rely on some people-powered transport from time to time. We’ve spent a lot of time hiking and backpacking the …Read More

  4. Make Outdoor Travel Easy With the Layering System

    Have you ever been caught outside when it starts to rain suddenly? It’s not a great feeling, especially if you don’t have an umbrella or rain jacket to keep you dry. Ever caught a chill while hiking and didn’t have a fleece to warm you back up?  Traveling outdoors, be it hiking, ATV tours, or…Read More

  5. How To Prepare For Your First Helicopter Ride

    By now, most of us have figured out the rhythm behind taking an airplane ride. Overpay for tickets, get to the airport three hours early, wait in line, wait in another line, sprint to your gate only to wait in yet another line. Board, fly, land. But for many, flying in a helicopter is often a once-i…Read More

  6. Your ATV Pre-Ride Checklist

    There’s nothing quite like turning over the engine on your ATV for the first time in the riding season. With its throaty roar, your ATV suddenly becomes more than just a machine. It’s a promise of adventure, a faithful companion, and a chance to connect with remote parts of the world. But before…Read More

  7. Feeling Down? It’s Time To Get Up and Go Outside

    You know that that really granola guy down the street? The one who’s always going on trips to National Parks and forests? You ever wonder why he’s always in a good mood? Why, even when he’s caught in a rainstorm biking home from work he’s still got a smile on his face? It’s because he’s …Read More

  8. The 5 Reasons You Should Try River Travel

    In the modern world, we travel every day. We hop in our cars and drive anywhere we want. We board airplanes and fly across the world. But very few of us travel by river on a regular basis. As such, it’s not something that many put thought into. After all, when there are planes, trains, and automob…Read More

  9. Idaho’s Most Amazing Features

    The Western United States is one of the most diverse and varied landscapes in the world. More than just rolling hills and pine trees, you’ll find incredible natural treasures nearly everywhere you look. In particular, the state of Idaho is home to some of the nation’s, and the world’s, most sp…Read More

  10. Easy Ways to Treat Motion Sickness on Your Jet Boat Tour

    The jet boat is blasting through Hells Canyon. Around you roars the raging Snake River. Sprays of water splash up the sides of the boat and you lurch to one side, bumping into your friend. They laugh, you blanch. As the boat bucks against the rapids, your stomach turns. The nausea seems to bubble up…Read More