1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. What To Leave Behind On Your River Trip

    When it comes to exploring the backcountry, there are few ways more luxurious than rafting. Unlike backpacking, where every ounce counts, having a raft allows you to haul extra items with you, like camping chairs, coolers full of fresh food, and all the clean underwear you could ever want. But just …Read More

  9. Packing For A Rafting Trip

    There’s something that feels distinctly timeless about a multi-day rafting trip down a river. Maybe because it conjures up visions of explorers rowing and paddling down the same rivers hundreds of years prior. Or perhaps it’s the mirrored imagery of time slipping by as the water courses around y…Read More

  10. Salmon River White Water Rafting

    When it comes to river travel, nothing has quite the same allure as white water rafting. While we’re the first to admit that we love taking our jet boat out on the water first and foremost, we still love any chance we can get to float a raft down the wild twist and turns of Hells Canyon and the Sa…Read More