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Riverquest Excursions Day Tours

4203 Snake River Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501-6252
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Great trip up the snake river

Boat holds about 45 people and is covered.Three 400HP motors that move the boat about 30/35 MPH. We... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Rdegraff
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Kissimmee, Florida
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Jet Boat in Hells Canyon

We took the jet boat ride from Clarkston up the Snake River to Hells Canyon in July. While it... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2017
Tom L
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4203 Snake River Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501-6252
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Boat holds about 45 people and is covered.Three 400HP motors that move the boat about 30/35 MPH. We did the 1/2 day trip which is about 4 1/2 hours. The trip is very interesting and worthwhile.

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Reviewed July 14, 2017

We took the jet boat ride from Clarkston up the Snake River to Hells Canyon in July. While it might be 100 on the hillside, down on the river at 50 mph you need a coat. The rapids are not intense but the trip is...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We took a half day, Hell's Canyon jet boat tour as part of a paddle wheeler tour down the Snake and Columbia Rivers. The trip was outstanding. captain Nate and his mate, Louie did a great job of taken care of us. They were both...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2016

Our first trip on a jet boat on the snake river, and it exceeded our expectations! Our Captain Nate, and first-mate Cameron could not have been more friendly, and had excellent local knowledge. We saw wildlife I am quite sure we could not have seen...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2015

A great day with skipper Erik and Alan from a local tribe who explained us a lot about the history along the river. I don't think Alan can always join, but he really adds great exprience. Erik himself knows also enough about the river to...More

2  Thank Robiny K
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Reviewed July 7, 2015

Had taken this trip 10 years ago - it was just as beautiful, but the only stop was at a restaurant. This company works with a conservancy "ranch" so that there was a lunch stop that we could get out and stretch our legs/eat/pick apricots...More

2  Thank RioVistaMomma
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Reviewed June 4, 2015

I have travelled with Riverquest each of the last 3 years with visitors. We and everyone have enjoyed the well narrated trips in the most comfortable boat on the Snake, with the highest rated captain on the river. A highlight offered by Riverquest and not...More

2  Thank KnikWind
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Reviewed October 12, 2014

River Quest Excursions jet boat operator raced downstream past our raft just as we were entering lower cache creek rapids. He continued past my raft at full throttle heading downstream, then passed within 50 feet of my 59 year old mother who was standing on...More

5  Thank Todd W
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Reviewed September 3, 2014

Butch is an excellent boat handler and humorously knowledgeable tour guide. Bill Bob is a superbly conscientious and gracious stewardess. Very educational and informative tour. Our group of 22 enjoyed "river time," generous lunches, river swimming, fruit picking, museum touring, fruit harvesting, lots of deer...More

4  Thank orneryt
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Reviewed August 23, 2014

We had 8 in our party and did the half day tour to Dug bar. There were about 25 on the boat. Our guide/skipper and his daughter were great. The boat ride was smooth and not jarring. We saw big horn ship next to the...More

4  Thank Brent M
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