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Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips

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“bald eagles”(43 reviews)
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Voted best of Jackson Hole for 6 years in a row. For over forty years Dave Hansen Whitewater has guided happy customers down the beautiful scenic and thrilling whitewater sections of the Snake River. Decades ago, Dave named the two biggest rapids...more
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225 W Broadway Ave, Jackson, WY 83001-8635
+1 307-733-6295
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Three couples from our tour group took this tour with our guide, Karen! First, rent the wet suits at the shop, they do the job of keeping you warm from 50 degree waters. Listen to the life-saving techniques your guide tells you. Third, paddle through...More

Thank CherylAnnRD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ben and team were awesome. Safety first. The 2.6 hour raft trip was full of color and wildlife. Bus driver hilarious and thanks for a grand activity

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our 13 mile raft trip. Ben was an excellent guide pointing out wildlife and other information about the area. It was a very relaxing and beautiful trip. The bus left on time and was ready to bring us back to home base when we...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time yesterday on the river with the Dave Hansen staff. Everyone I encountered was friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and fun. Gene, the driver, was funny and Alex, our raft guide, was fantastic!

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery and exciting trip -- Peter was a great guide -- he prepared us well for what was coming up -- just a great trip & no, I didn't have to paddle!

Thank shavers2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was pumped for our scenic river float, but it turned out to be soooooo boring. Maybe it was the time of year we went - late August - but there was next to no wildlife to be spotted along the way on the 8...More

Thank amincey86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not only was the river trip excellent and the river guide was knowledgeable, but the company management went above and beyond to make sure we had a great experience. I purchased a gift certificate for the river trip months in advance, but when it came...More

Thank Terri S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grace was our guide on this scenic, easy rafting trip down the Snake River. She was skilled at getting us down the river and away from potential trouble. She was knowledgeable about the animals, birds, and trees along the way. She could easily spot eagles...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great time. Staff picked us up at our resort on time. Got to the site to put in, staff was great! We put in, Hunter was our guide. Did an excellent job of keeping us organized. I thought we would only see I and II...More

Thank Zeb_in_Apex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (two 30-something couples) chose to do the 16-mile Scenic/White Water combination trip in an 8 person raft in mid-August 2018. It was a blast! Checking in was a breeze. As it was 45 degrees at check in, and only a degree or two warmer...More

Thank Brandon K
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Becky P
2 June 2015|
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Response from kate5262 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, have a go, the rowers know what they are doing, I at no time felt in any danger and we were there when the snow melted and the river was higher. At 52 and nervous as it was my first rafting trip, now I wished I had... More