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Learn everything there is to know about rafting Jackson Hole's Snake River and get the inside scoop from our expert guides on all things whitewater related.

Where is Jackson Hole?

     It is tourist season in Jackson, Wyoming.  The town is crowded with people looking for adventure, a taste of the wild west, and that elusive Jackson’s Hole?  On the search for this deep, vast, secretive place do not be waylaid by...

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River Rafting Safety Tips: Safety First!

Safety First! We take safety very seriously here a Dave Hansen, and so should you! Safety is always important, and especially important with the highly celebrated holiday Fourth of July coming up tomorrow. We have come up with some helpful river rafting...

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5 Tips for Family River Rafting

So you’ve decided it’s time for some FAMILY RIVER RAFTING?! Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips is a long time family owned company. Because of that, we are aware that one of the most important things about a family...

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River Rafting Adventures Checklist

Final Countdown for Your River Rafting Trip Ok, so you have your Dave Hansen river rafting trip booked and ready to go, but then you begin to think…… What do I bring?! A sure-fire way to make positive your river...

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Old West Days with Midland and River Trips

Old West Days with Midland and River Trips

It’s a long weekend off from work, summer is just around the corner, and you are itching for adventure and Music! Memorial Day is the perfect time to visit Jackson to kick off your summer. Here is what us locals...

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Animals You Could See Along the Snake River

Snake River Region Wildlife Of course the scenery along the Snake River, both on our scenic river float and our whitewater rafting adventure, is absolutely breathtaking. The wildlife you could potentially see along the way is even MORE exciting! Nearly...

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The Perfect Day in Jackson Hole Wyoming

24 Hours in Jackson Hole Wyoming What does the perfect day in Jackson Hole Wyoming look like? We’ve racked our brains and are giving you some of our local favorites in order for you to enjoy your precious time in...

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Under the Weather in Jackson Hole Wyoming

Rain Rain Go Away…. BRING IT ON! With the exception of hydrologists and 5 year old puddle-lovers, nothing slumps shoulders like a rainy weather forecast–especially when you’re on vacation. But chin up, fearless vacationer; there is an easy fix: Just...

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Whitewater Rafting Guide Training 101

What Makes Your Whitewater Rafting Trip Unique? We all know that whitewater rafting is a blast for the entire family, but what is it that makes your trip unique and different than all the others? It’s your guide! Most people...

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Snake River Rapids Classifications

How Much Do You Know About Snake River Rapids Classification? In order to understand the classification of the rapids that you will be undertaking on your Snake River whitewater rafting trip, it’s important to know what this rapids classification system...

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