Salt River Rafting

United States

Intro

Prove you are worth your salt as you get briny on the Salt River. Plunge, and plummet as you waft and weave on the whitewater river of this magnificent 2000 foot deep canyon. Enjoy a choice of class II, III, or IV rapids in this "other" Grand Canyon nestled in the Sonoran Desert within easy reach of Phoenix and Tuscon Arizona. Choose the level of whitewater adventure that suits you - with options for families, thrill-seekers and beginners. Squeals, laughter and adrenaline will be your company as you marvel at the stunning scenery and outstanding natural wilderness.

The facts

Living History - adventure into the world of Geronimo as you descend through Apache Tribal Lands.

Unique Ecosystems - Discover over 200 species of birds and fantastical desert dwellers including Javalina, Coati, Gila Monsters, Big Horn Sheep, Mountain Lion, Black Bear and Wolves.

Work with the best - feel safe and confident knowing that you have the best river-guides in the business.

Preserved for your pleasure - enjoy our federally protected wilderness.

Locations


Stupendous Salt River

Phoenix, United States

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Excellent , 140 reviews

Be impressed by the awesome Salt River. In the heart of the desert find the refreshing waters, geographic marvels, and exotic wildlife of the Salt River Canyon. Raft the rapids and be exhilarated by white-water and Wild Horses. Gaze skyward to see magnificent cliffs framing Bald Eagles, Egrets, Hawks...More

SELECTED PACKAGES AT Stupendous Salt River


Showing 3 of 3 packages

Raft & Camp

Thrills, comfort and adventure - get the whole trifecta. Fill yourself to brimming. Fill up with excitement, adrenaline and adventure as you spend a fu...More

2 days
Beginner

Starting at

$189


3 Day Wilderness

Get wild and wet on the Salt River - as you plummet and plunge through 52 miles of the upper river. Considered to be one of the USA's top ten river adv...More

3 days
Intermediate

Starting at

$629


Full Day Raft

Fill yourself to brimming. Fill up with excitement, adrenaline and adventure as you spend a full day on the Salt River. Get high as you go deep - desc...More

1 day
Beginner

Starting at

$129



SELECTED PACKAGES AT Stupendous Salt River

Showing 3 of 3 packages

Raft & Camp

Thrills, comfort and adventure - get the whole trifecta. Fill yourself to brimming. Fill up with excitement, adrenaline and adventure as you spend a fu...More

2 days
Beginner

Starting at

$189

3 Day Wilderness

Get wild and wet on the Salt River - as you plummet and plunge through 52 miles of the upper river. Considered to be one of the USA's top ten river adv...More

3 days
Intermediate

Starting at

$629

Full Day Raft

Fill yourself to brimming. Fill up with excitement, adrenaline and adventure as you spend a full day on the Salt River. Get high as you go deep - desc...More

1 day
Beginner

Starting at

$129

About


General

Discover the wonders of white-water with the best river-guides in the business. Stroke, paddle and flow into adventure knowing that every moment you are in excellent and safe hands. Journey down the river with highly-experienced and excellently qualified guides.

Whatever you 'put-in' you will be sure to 'take-out' more. With outstanding natural scenery, world-class rapids, fun, laughter, and thrills. Marvel at the wonders of this salt-water river that descends through a 2000 foot deep canyon. Have your breathe taken by stunning volcanic cliffs, and raging rapids. Then float in the tranquillity and serenity of calm-waters. Burble and gurgle as you descend through the many moods of the river with names like - Maytag, Overboard, The Narrows, Exhibition and Mescal Falls.

Enjoy fabulous food with grilled lunches and campfire dinners and breakfasts. Fill yourself to overflowing with 1-day specials or get out into the real wilderness of the Sonoran Desert with multi-day packages.

The owners

Discover much more than state-of-the-art equipment when you choose Salt River Rafting. Learn the most important asset on any rafting trip is your river-guide. Four friends who had guided rafts around the world found a shared affinity and love for the Salt River and its many magical moods. In 2006 they purchased the Salt River Rafting company to share their love and passion for this place with you. The original four are now joined by other river-guides who love white-water, they all have a passion for adventure and the great outdoors. Many of them travelling to various white-water rivers throughout the year, honing their skills and craft. Ensuring that you, your family or your friends all get the best and safest experience of the Salt River.

Service

Exceptional white-water rafting journeys on the Salt River, with outstanding scenic vistas and world-class rapids. Enjoy options for adventurous, family or beginners. Choose from single-day or multi-day adventures.

What can I expect?

Highly qualified river-guides with excellent experience.

Excellent safety standards and equipment.

Trips are restricted to a maximum number of guests enhancing the solitude and serenity of one of the few remaining stretches of free-flowing river in the southwest.

Lunch every day of your trip.

Dinners cooked by your guides at camp excluding the last day of your trip.

Breakfast each morning at camp excluding Day 1.

Transportation back to your vehicle.

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