2013 Dates & Prices-Middle Fork and Main Salmon
** Kids 6-11 raft for a $500 Discount on the Middle Fork**
Middle Fork River Expeditions offers both 4 & 6 day whitewater rafting trips on the Middle Fork and Main Salmon Rivers in Idaho. Listed below are our current Middle Fork and Main Salmon River Rafting trip dates and prices. You can also do a Middle/Main Combo for an extra $500 to make a 10 day trip. Come join us, you are welcome here.
No Hidden Prices- All prices include Forest Service Fees and Taxes. We also include the $125 flight if you need to fly into Indian Creek because of low water on the Middle Fork.
|Middle Fork Dates||Trip Length||Prices*|
June 2-5 FULL
June 20-25 - 10 spaces open
June 29-July 4 - 2 spaces open
July 7-12 - 1 space open
July 15-20 - FULL
July 23-28 - 4 spaces open
July 31- Aug 5 - FULL
Aug 8-11 - FULL
Aug 11-13 (3 day trip- $1300)
|6 days||$2000 (kids 6-11 are $500 discount)|
Middle Fork Fishing Dates
Sept 9-12 - FULL
Sept 12-15 - FULL
Sept 20-23 - 8 spaces open
Sept 26- 29
Sept 29-October 2
$1700 (2 to 1 fisherman/guide ratio)
Main Salmon Dates
June 27- 30
July 5-9 - FULL (5 day)
July 21-24- FULL
July 29- Aug 1
Aug 6-9 - FULL
Sept 16-21 - FULL (6 day)
$1000 (kids 5-11are $200 discount)
* Airfare Mackay Bar Ranch (river) to Boise ($250) or to Salmon ($200) extra charge.
Dory Lodge to Lodge trips
DO THE COMBO 10 DAY TRIP FOR $2500.
* $4.00 per day FS Recreation Enhancement Act fee included.
* Included in pricing- 3% of the companies gross revenues are for a land use fee for operating on National Forest lands.
Dory Lodge Based trips are only 4 days. We bring only Dories on the trip, no rubber boats. We stay in lodges each night along the river. Accomodations vary but all are clean and offer showers each evening. Please see detailed itinerary for details on the lodges.
Transportation from Stanley, Idaho, to the river and back is included on the Middle Fork. For the Main Salmon, transportation is included from Salmon, Idaho to the river put-in Also included: meals, cooking and eating utensils, river equipment, first aid supplies, tents (4 man tents for 1-2 people), Coast Guard approved life preservers, two waterproof bags (1 day bag and 1 camp bag) for personal gear, sleeping kit (sleeping bag, 2 sleeping pads & pillow), and raingear tops and bottoms.
What’s Not Included
Flights to/from Stanley ($175) or Salmon ($190), Idaho; Motel ($85) in Stanley or Salmon for night before the trip; Flight from Mackay Bar Ranch to Boise($250) or Salmon ($200) for the Main Salmon; trip insurance (we strongly recommend you purchase trip insurance offered thru Travel Ex Insurance below; farewell dinner at end of trip; optional tipping to guides (10-15%+ of trip cost) depending on level of satisfaction.
Deposit: $500.00 per person, required for confirmed reservation.
Balance: Balance is due 120 days before the trip date. Deposits and final payments are refundable (less $150.00 service charge per person) if written notice is received 90 days prior to your departure date. With less than 120 days notice your monies are nonrefundable. If Middle Fork River Expeditions must cancel a trip due to water levels, weather conditions, wildfires or other circumstances, your payment will be forwarded to a future date and not refunded. Custom trips and groups of ten or more have a separate payment and cancellation policy.
We highly recommend you purchase trip cancellation insurance thru Travel Ex Insurance www.travelexinsurance.com. Kids 18 and under are free. You must sign up within 21 days of making a deposit on the trip. Click Travelex logo to sign up!
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