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Snake River Scenic Float with Teton Views
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Is it the guide? Is it the river? Is it the experience? Here at Mad River, we believe it's all three. Whether you choose a relaxing scenic float or an exhilarating whitewater adventure, you'll find our entire crew prides themselves in providing the very best, most exciting river trip you can take in Jackson Hole. Come, take a trip with Mad River. We guarantee it will be one you remember for a lifetime.
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1255 S Hwy 89, Jackson, WY 83001-8513
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We floated with Mad River right at the end of the float season. It was quite cool on the water, but between the layers we had on, plus the long waterproof overcoat thing we had on, the main thing on me that was chilled was...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Our group of 4 were on the last small boat trip down the Snake River which included lunch on the river. The rapids were exciting, but the lunch was exceptional. We stopped on the bank and were served a gourmet Caesar salad, grilled cheese sandwiches,...More

Thank Elaine E
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We were the last boat down the river for the season. We had rain but were outfitted perfectly by the staff to stay warm and dry as humanly possible. Christian our guide was awesome with stories and keeping my wife in the boat. No flips...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went in September when the river isn't very high, so the rapids were calm. It was more relaxation and enjoyment than high-energy and adventure. We chose the late afternoon trip that included dinner on the river, which made the night! There was fish, steak,...More

Thank B-FCory
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

6 guys from Texas came and thoroughly enjoyed Mad River!!!! Our guide (Fitz) is a legend in these parts. His knowledge of the area, trees, wildlife is unmatched. He gave an awesome scenic tour. After the scenic, we enjoyed the super small boat!!! Cory was...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

It was so much fun to be able to go whitewater rafting. The scenery was beautiful and the rapids were not that big (in September) but it was still fun. Our guide was kind of a dud. We did the Super Small Boats and there...More

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Frederick E
12 February 2018|
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Response from MADRIVERJACKSONHOLE | Property representative |
For teens, we recommend our small boats or our super small boats. If you've never been, perhaps start off with the small boats. If this is not your first time rafting, or you are a fairly active family looking for... More
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Patrick S | Reviewed this property |
You should probably call the raft company and ask about times. I think the rafting trip will take 4 hr by the time you get changed back into dry clothes, etc. it is probably 2 hrs to get from Jackson to Grant Village. Might... More
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Henry C
30 August 2016|
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Response from Shawn R | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't informed of any parasite in the river. The water moves very fast and is quite cold where we rafter, find it hard to believe that a Parasite could survive in those conditions. Ask Mad River, they would be happy to... More
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