Why You Need to Raft with Adventure Sun Valley

When you stay at Redfish Lake Lodge, you’ll have the opportunity to embark on an adventure of a lifetime. Central Idaho offers several opportunities for excitement! If you’re looking to seek some thrills while sightseeing, we recommend rafting down the Salmon River. You can’t go wrong with going on an excursion with Adventure Sun Valley!

In addition to some of the best rafting opportunities in Idaho, Redfish Lake Lodge offers convenient access to incredible activities and attractions. Request our complimentary Vacation Guide to find even more companies like Adventure Sun Valley, outstanding hiking trails, backpacking guides, and more! Get the most out of your stay when you access our free guide today.

Trips with Adventure Sun Valley

6-Day Rafting

Adventure Sun Valley believes that 6 days is the optimal timeframe to experience all that the Salmon River has to offer. You’ll be in for the excursion of a lifetime when you travel with them on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River! Each 6-Day Rafting Trip takes you through breathtaking scenery as you are guided through the river by the expert team. Paired with gourmet camp food, you’ll get to enjoy the wilderness without completely roughing it. Plus, this company provides the gear and permits you need! All you have to worry about is enjoying yourself and rejuvenating in the fresh air.

Trout Fishing

Did you know that the Salmon River is home to some of the best fly fishing opportunities in the entire country? Each trip that Adventure Sun Valley offers can be geared towards fishing; all you have to do is request it! You can bring your own fishing equipment or use the complimentary rods and flies if you’d like to cast your line on a whim. If you’d rather fish all day, you have the option of a dedicated fishing boat and guide. Plus, every September, a limited number of Fall Cast & Blast excursions are offered. Each of these trips is tailored towards trout fishing, Chukar hunting, or both! Keep in mind that you need a fishing license, but these can easily be acquired.


If you would rather kayak than raft, you can with Adventure Sun Valley! You are welcome to use your own kayak, rent one, or use one of the inflatable kayaks available. Inflatable kayaks have become a favorite in water like this because of their balance and durability! Plus, you’ll still be pampered with gourmet camp meals, camping and cooking equipment, and an expert guide.

Use Redfish Lake Lodge as a Home Base

cabinAn excursion with Adventure Sun Valley is an incredible experience! Stay with us at Redfish Lake Lodge or one of our other properties before and after your trip. After traveling down the Salmon River, you’ll want to continue enjoying the fresh Idaho air for at least another few days before returning to the stresses of everyday life. Browse our accommodations to start planning! If our property doesn’t have the exact dates open you are looking for, try Triangle C Cabins, Redfish Riverside Inn, or Stanley High Country Inn. Each has access to all the property activities at Redfish Lake Lodge!