Price is per person. You will need to pay for your vehicle to be shuttled from the put-in to the takeout, about $180/vehicle.
The Owyhee river is one of the hidden gems of eastern Oregon. Tucked away in the southeast corner of the state, this is one of the most remote areas in the lower 48. During this 4-5 day trip through the “Grand Canyon of Oregon” you’ll float 45 miles of class III water, hike to 9,000 year old petroglyphs and archaeological sites, soak in natural hot springs and experience some of Oregon’s beauty that many will never see in their lifetime. We’ll supply excellent guides, quality camp gear and delicious meals. This is a trip of a lifetime and we’re honored to share it with you. Call us, we’re happy to answer questions about what a trip like this entails. See below for launch dates and cost. 1-800-RAFTING (723-8464).
Launch dates depend on water levels. Trip length is 4 or 5 days long. Projected available launch dates are:
April 7-10, April 14 - 17, April 21-24, April 28- May 1, May 5-8, May 12-15
Late May and June trips may be available depending on water levels.
The trip meets in Rome, Oregon the morning of the launch date. You’re encouraged to camp the night before the trip at the Put-in or stay in a cabin at Rome Station.
Takeout is Leslie Gulch or Birch Creek depending on weather and length of trip
This is our most popular trip that explores the best whitewater on the Deschutes. A great option for all excitement levels, the 13-mile trip takes about 5.5 hours from check-in to arrival back at our shop. We take care of all transportation, equipment, guides, photos and a delicious bbq lunch. Check-in time for this trip is at 10:30 a.m., custom trip times may be available, call us to inquire.
Paddle your way through class III and IV rapids such as Wapinitia, Boxcar, Devil's Hole, Oaks Springs, Elevator and Lower Elevator rapids! Stop mid-trip for a short hike up White River to swim in natural rock slides or pull into Pirate's Cove to jump 12 feet into the calm, deep water. Your professional guide will ensure your group gets the level of adventure you want. From action-packed whitewater paddling to a leisurely float full of history and geology of the Deschutes River, we pride ourselves in offering custom float trips.
Full Day Pricing
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-price is per person
-12 or more people 10% off
Want to experience the thrill of Deschutes whitewater but don't have all day to do it? Choose the half-day! Get the same exciting rapids without stopping for lunch and a few less stops to swim. We'll go through 13-miles of class 1II-1V rapids in about 3 hours. Half-day trips generally launch at 9 and 1:30 Monday through Friday. This trip is a great option for groups of all sizes. Your guide will be able to adjust the excitement level to the type you're looking for. We need at least 4 people minimum to make the trip happen. We may be able to combine smaller groups, just ask.
Half Day Pricing
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Want to "rough it" without actually roughing it? Then sign up for a guided overnight rafting trip with us. We'll take you on the most remote parts of the Wild and Scenic Deschutes River for 2, 3, 4 or 5 days. We'll take care of all the logistics, gear, food and fun and you just show up to our shop with a sleeping bag, a good book, at least three friends and a maybe a fishing pole. We'll launch from Warm Springs and float 45 miles into Maupin, stopping at designated campsites along the way. We'll feed you delicious meals and take you to our favorite secret swimming spots.
Overnight trips are the best way to get in touch with nature, learn a little about water, geology and Central Oregon and "unplug" with your family and friends. Our expert guides can adjust the adventure level to your liking and give you life-long memories of rafting and camping in Central Oregon. Feel free to call us with any questions you have. We are happy to help customize the perfect trip for your group.
Overnight Guided Trip Pricing
|Overnight||Weekdays||Child ages 6-14||Weekend||Child ages 6-14|
-price is per person
-group rates are available, please call to inquire 1-800-RAFTING