"The White Cloud Wilderness was absolutely amazing! The guides were top-notch and the food was spectacular! Thank you for teaching us how to fly fish and saddle a horse!"
Julie Smelcer

Roving Horseback Pack Trips

  • Our extended guided horse pack trips are designed so guests can really experience the White Clouds Wilderness.
  • These trips move camp every other day with layover days allowing time to relax, fish or day-hike. 
  • You’ll be able to photograph the wildlife, identify the alpine flora and relax next to a high mountain lake while spectacular scenery surrounds you.
  • Meals are prepared fresh, horses are gentle, guides are friendly and knowledgeable and all equipment is provided except your personal gear and sleeping bag. 
  • Dates are scheduled on a first come first serve basis from July through September.  Exact destinations and travel route will vary depending upon length of trip.


(Minimum 2 people)

Challis Valley Horse Rides
White Cloud Outfitters

Multi-Day Base Camp Adventure Fishing or Photography

  • This multi-day mountain lake fly fishing trip begins with a guided horseback ride into your reserved camp located in the heart of the White Cloud Wilderness
  • Your cozy camp will consist of 14×16 sleep tents complete with wood stoves and comfortable cots with four (4) inch foams.
  • All meals are served family-style.  Our covered kitchen is completely set-up with propane stoves, bar-b-que facility and wash up area.
  • We bring all the fresh essentials and more to offer a variety of scrumptious grilled entrees while you concentrate your efforts on “matching the hatch.”
  • Our knowledgeable fly fishing guides will also instruct you on techniques if you are new to the sport.  
  • If more photographic opportunity is what you’re looking for or just a change of scenery, you may choose to hike to one of several other lates in the immediate area, too.


(Minimum 2 people)

Wild Horse Viewing or White Cloud Day Ride

  • This historic day-ride opportunity will take you back to a time when the West was still unsettled and when wild horses still roamed free.
  • Today, a free-ranging herd of about 300 animals, makes its home in the low rolling hills outside Challis.  This herd is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and offers an excellent viewing opportunity from horseback.
  • Departure points vary and scheduling is flexible.  
  • Lunch is included and advance reservations are necessary.


(Minimum 2 people)

Full-Day Ride In Challis Valley

  • For those with less time to spend in the Idaho backcountry, we offer a full day ride out of the Challis Valley.  
  • Specific routes vary and may be chosen depending upon photographic, historic, or wildlife interests.
  • Departure time from our ranch is 10:00 a.m. with arrival back at 4:00 p.m.
  • A hearty lunch and beverages are provided.
  • Children are welcome with a minimum age of 8 years.

$200/Person/includes lunch

1/2 day: $125.00 

(Minimum 2 people)

Come Adventure With Us

Horseback Trips

Our horseback trips are designed so guests can really experience the White Clouds.


We offer summer Chinook Salmon fishing, fly fishing for spring steelhead, summer rainbow trout and guided mountain lake and stream fly fishing for hikers.


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Hiking & Backpacking

Explore the trails and alpine lakes of the White Clouds.

River Floats

We are licensed to over 120 miles of the Salmon River with lots of options regarding launch sites, camp sites and take-out locations. We offer day and multi-day float trips.

Llama Trekking

Contact us for more info.

White Cloud Outfitters Inc is operating under special use permit with the Salmon-Challis National Forest, Sawtooth National Forest, BLM, and is an equal opportunity provider.


Members Idaho Outfitters & Guides Association

White cloud outfitters

Jerrod & Jenni Farr