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Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips

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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rafting with Dave Hansen's whitewater was awesome. We went with a large group. They were very accommodating and the guide was great. One of the best team building events a group can do.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

My kids were super excited to go on another rafting trip to Jackson Hole. When we got in the boat, our guide put the 4 of us in the rear seats for the entire trip, and put another family of 4 in the front. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AllergyMomma
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A perfect day from beginning to end. Dave Hanson rafting exceeded all expectations. Alex our guide did an incredible job keeping us safe and entertained. The beauty on the Snake amazed me. So happy to have the opportunity to jump in the Snake to swim....More

Thank LizKat2014
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We had our own raft with 12 family members for the half scenic/half whitewater trip. Our guide Travis was great and explained everything to us perfectly. The float portion was beautiful and relaxing. Saw lots of bald eagles and their huge nests. The second half...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan F
DaveHansenWW, Front Office Manager at Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you Susan! We are so glad you were able to join us and Travis for this adventure down the Snake and that you had a great time.

Reviewed 5 October 2018

We took the 13 mile float trip. It was a beautiful day. We left at 10:00 a.m. and returned at about 1:30 p.m. The trip was long and boring at times. We didn't see any animals but did see a couple of eagles and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We wanted to see the Snake River from the inside - we had a beautiful sunny day to do this. Our guide, Sandy was very knowledgeable and shared lots of information along the leisurely ride. No one got wet & saw at least a dozen...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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DaveHansenWW, Director of Sales at Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback! We are so happy you had a great trip with beautiful weather with Sandy. Come see us again!

Reviewed 29 September 2018

We were on a group trip so the guide booked this scenic float for us. What a great job. It was a wonderful relaxing float down the Snake River with awesome views of the Teton mountains. Our guide was informative and did a great job...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank STL-Mike-Rose
DaveHansenWW, Director of Sales at Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your float on our beautiful stretch of the Snake River! We count ourselves lucky to witness such beautiful mountains and wildlife everyday and we hope you come back to float with us again.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Karen was Fantastic; knowledgeable, fun! Was a wonderful and relaxing way to spend a few hours floating down the Snake River. We didn’t see any large animals but did see bald eagles and other birds and the views of the Tetons was awesome

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillhansen
DaveHansenWW, Director of Sales at Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you Jill! We are thrilled you had such a fun experience with one of our favorite guides, Karen! We hope to see you on our raft again for another beautiful, relaxing afternoon.

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Towards the end of the season so lower water levels, still it is what is says it is. A calm, scenic float along the river. Saw maybe 6 eagles and a giant nest. Our raft guide Grace was great, very friendly and knowledge of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CherylAnnRD
DaveHansenWW, Director of Sales at Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Sounds like you are all are rafting pros now Cheryl! Thank you so much for joining us and having a blast on the Snake even in fall temps. We are so glad you had such a great experience and hope you are proudly displaying those...More

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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
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