float trips

Adventures Await You on The Salmon River

"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

salmon river day float

  • This family float is a good introduction to the mighty Salmon River.  The upper river is a calm float with plenty of trout fishing opportunities if you choose to bring a rod.
  • This day float may vary as to put-in and take-out location due to water levels. 
  • Inflatable rafts carry groups of 6 to 8 guests (not including your licensed boatman).
  • Day floats include snacks & beverages, USCG approved life jackets and vehicle shuttle.
  • Family/group discounts available.  Seniors welcome.

$190/Person/Day (Minimum 2 People)

$95/Person/Day (Miniumum 4 People)

River Floats

5-Day Combination Packtrip/Scenic Float

  • This custom trip offers the best of everything!  After arriving in Challis, the following day we will first schedule a guided/catered three-day pack trip into our base camp, right under Castle Peak.
  • From here you will have the opportunity to take photos, enjoy the scenery, view wildlife and do some fishing in one of the nearby alpine lake chains.
  • After enjoying two nights in our comfortable camp, we will depart the hight country for Challis and the Salom River.
  • The next day, you will launch on the famous River of No Return for a two-day catered float with your experienced boatman/guide.  All of your river-side camping gear will be provided except sleeping bag.
  • This is a great combination trip especially for those new to the area!


(Minimum 2 People)

Multi-Day Float Trips

  • 3 Day/2 night Guided River Float Trip
  • Camp along the river at 2 destinations in comfortable tent with cots.  
  • Enjoy a camp fire, barbecue dinner, and watching the stars.

$450 per day

(Minimum 2 People)

River Floats

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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

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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.


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White cloud outfitters

Jerrod & Jenni Farr