1. Reducing Your Impact While Rafting

    When done right, a river rafting can have a very minimal impact on the environments you travel through. That’s because you can pack out nearly everything you pack in with you. Our rivers are surprisingly precious and fragile resources, making it vital that we limit our impact when we travel on the…Read More

  2. Planning Your First Whitewater Rafting Trip

    As the temperatures begin to rise and summer heats up, it’s time to cool off with a trip down the river. Rafting is a great way to break up your summer, and whitewater rafting, in particular, can keep you cool while also adding a splash of excitement into your regular routine. But if you’ve neve…Read More

  3. The 5 Items Most People Forget On Their Fishing Trips

    The weather is right, the sun is shining, and the rivers are full. Yes, it’s fishing season once again, and that means it’s time to get out to beautiful Hells Canyon to explore the Snake and Salmon rivers. Here at Killgore Adventures, we run river boat fishing trips throughout the year. While we…Read More

  4. Tips For Catching Salmon In Idaho

    It's salmon fishing season here in Idaho. That means the rivers that run through Hells Canyon, like the Snake and Salmon Rivers, are flush with these beautiful and delicious fish. While these fish may be a mainstay for many fishermen in the area, they can be a little challenging to catch if you lack…Read More

  5. 5 Ways To Be A Better Rafter

    Whitewater rafting is one of the most exhilarating experiences out there. You get to blast through rivers in a unique way and see remote wilderness areas that few others do. But it also takes a lot of work and skill to get good at it. Killgore Adventures offers whitewater rafting trips down Hells Ca…Read More

  6. 5 Easy Hiking Hints

    Who doesn't love a good nature hike? Whether you're meandering through a local State Park or visiting your favorite National Park, or visiting some of the immense trails here in Hells Canyon, hiking is a great way to connect with the outdoors. But if you've never gone hiking before, are new to it, o…Read More

  7. Preventing A Sunburn On Your Jet Boat Tour

    Here on the Killgore Adventures blog, we outline a lot of different ways to make the most of your jet boat tour of Hells Canyon. We’ve reviewed wildlife, fishing strategies, how to use our jet back service, and more. But we haven’t spent a lot of time discussing how to care for yourself while yo…Read More

  8. Ways To Record Your Adventures

    One of the best parts of going on an adventure, be it a trip to a National Park, through Hells Canyon, or simply to a new part of town, is sharing the stories later. Thanks to modern technology, there are more ways to share your stories than ever! When you take a trip, you can record your story in a…Read More

  9. The 5 Things You Can’t Forget On Your Next Road Trip

    When it comes to summertime adventures, few things are more iconic than the classic American road trip. Every year families from all over the country pile into their vehicles, traveling far homes in search of new activities and places. While road trips may be iconic it isn't without its share of cha…Read More

  10. Anatomy Of A River: River Travel Terms You Should Know

    Just like there are specialized terms for the places we drive, there also specialized terms for the rivers we travel. These terms are used to describe features, hazards, and more. When you sign up for a whitewater rafting trip with Killgore Adventures, you're likely to hear your Idaho river outfitte…Read More