There’s no end to the excitement of a Hells Canyon adventure when you take a trip with Killgore Adventures. Access remote parts of the canyon on an ATV tour, or smash through wave trains on a multi-day whitewater rafting trip. See natural and cultural wonders and the most scenic parts of the Salmon and Snake Rivers on our Hells Canyon jet boat tours. We even offer camping and RV spots at our location in White Bird, Idaho. Our blog is packed full of trip updates, tips to enhance your experience, and so much more. Check out our work, then book your next Hells Canyon adventure!

  1. How to Prepare Your Gear For Winter Storage

    Here in Idaho, winter has well and truly settled in. While we long ago traded in our shorts and t-shirts for flannels and jeans, that doesn’t always mean we’ve done a great job of preparing our gear for the change in seasons. If you’re an avid outdoor recreator, or even an amateur one, it’s …Read More

  2. The Outdoor Gear You Can Use On Any Adventure

    Whether you’re relatively new to the world of outdoor adventuring, or if you’re a seasoned veteran, one thing is clear; the right gear helps you do more. But what if you can’t afford specialized gear for super specific outdoor scenarios? What if you just need a basic kit that allows you to get…Read More

  3. The Best Winter Adventures in Idaho

    While the temperatures outside are dropping, the number of things to do is ramping up. That’s because the great people of Idaho just have an adventurous spirit, no matter the time of year. While we here at Killgore Adventures in White Bird have largely wrapped up our activities for the season, tha…Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Taking A Mental Snapshot Of Your Hells Canyon Trip

    We live in an era where it's easier than ever to take photographs. Thanks to highly specialized digital cameras, as well as the cameras we all have on our smartphones, we can whip out a camera at a moments notice to capture the perfect picture whenever we need to. While cameras do a fine job of capt…Read More