High level kayak coaching for the entire family! Not everyone into kayaking, no problem we tailor the experience to your family’s unique interest and needs.


Dates: July 7 – July 13, 2024
Length: 7 days
River Rating: Class I-III
Age: 6+
From: Adult- $2799
Child – $2699

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Family Camp sized for web
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Ponderosa Tent
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Our Family Whitewater Course is a choose-your-own all-inclusive experience that caters to every member of your family. Whether you’re interested in mastering the art of kayaking, conquering the exhilarating world of whitewater rafting, or taking a serene journey on a stand-up paddle board, we’ve got you covered. Offering all of the fun of a river trip but adding technical coaching, our Family Whitewater Course adds the extra support to make it possible for mom and dad to be able to run the river every day while their kids are developing river running skills as well. Our goal is to offer the highest level of coaching and to develop the next generation of river runners in a fun and safe environment. With our experienced guides by your side, you’ll develop new skills, bond with your loved ones, and create cherished memories as you explore the Salmon River together. We tailor your experience to your family’s unique interests and abilities. We want to remove the stress of traveling as a family, so that you can relax and enjoy each other’s company. Get ready to make a splash, reach new heights, and paddle your way to becoming a true river running family.



  • Riverfront glamping style accomodations
  • Individualized instruction 1:4 instructor/client ratio
  • 30+ miles of river access with perfect water from every learning level (Class I-III/IV, seasonal)
  • High quality kayaking gear, PFD’s and fleet of boats (or bring your own)
  • Riverside pool to practice rolling
  • Video analysis in our learning lodge
  • A 19-acre river front campus with hiking, rock climbing, frisbee golf and challenge course
  • Delicious snacks, breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Warm showers
  • Transportation to/from from the Missoula Montana Airport is available for a small fee

*We are happy to accommodate dietary restrictions, please notify us when booking your adventure.

**Not included: airfare, travel insurance