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Snake River Hells Canyon & Salmon River Water Levels 2015

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It has been an odd winter for sure here in Idaho. And what that means usually is that people end up talking about rafting, due to predictions on how much water will be in the Idaho rivers. Second they start … Continue reading

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Orvis Tuesday Tip–Fixing Common Casting Mistakes!

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We get fishermen and women of all abilities on our Snake River fly fishing trips.  One of the great things about fishing Hells Canyon is that we can get right on top of the fishy water from the boat, on … Continue reading

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Idaho Opening Chukar Season–September Cast N Blast

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Opening weekend of the Idaho chukar season had our small group getting on the water in Hells Canyon under cloudy skies.  After a summer of really hot, really dry weather and chukar coveys right on the Snake River under every … Continue reading

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Hells Canyon, Salmon River, Clearwater River Spring Salmon Season 2013

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Idaho’s spring salmon season may be limited due to numbers of fish coming back up river, and the broodstock needs of various fish hatcheries.  Clearwater drainage seems to be the most restrictive, based on projections and current numbers of fish … Continue reading

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Hells Canyon Wildlife At Its Best

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  This Idaho rafting season seems to have been the summer of the River Otter, and has been an all-around great summer for wildlife viewing!! The river otter family we saw multiple times didn’t get too close, but were curious … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts Rafting Hells Canyon, The Snake River Saga

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“The river is always kind to Boy Scouts and drunk people,” our long time mentor and friend Jerry Hughes was fond of saying as he shook his head.  And we’ve witnessed that a number of times.  Well, not always to drunk people … Continue reading

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Rafting Hells Canyon Update-Big Eddies and Poison Ivy Forests

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Our first trip of the season nearly went off without a hitch!   Our Hells Canyon guests came from Oregon, California, and Nevada.  Two from the New York area were caught up in the United Air computer crash and unfortunately … Continue reading

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July Salmon River and Snake River/Hells Canyon Water Levels

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The Snake River in Hells Canyon water level continues to drop over time but we are expecting higher than average water levels for the month of July.  In the last few days the water has been as high as 40,000 … Continue reading

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Chukar Hunting Idaho Season 2011

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Idaho Chukar hunting seasons along the Snake River in Hells Canyon have been updated.  In the past, the Snake River chukar hunting season has started around mid-September but this year the Hells Canyon season is starting later , opening October … Continue reading

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Idaho River Water Levels–Part II

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If you missed Part I of this post, make sure you go back and read it as well.  It covered water levels last week on the Snake River in Hells Canyon and on the Lower Main Salmon, detailed our expectations … Continue reading

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