Half-Day Salt River Whitewater Rafting

Claypool, USA
Half day Salt River Whitewater Rafting
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


If you haven’t tried white water rafting before, this is the perfect excursion to try it out. The half day tour travels on the Salt River over class III rapids—enough to get splashed without being expert-level. Your guide will take you through a safety orientation and whitewater rafting basics before setting out on the river with views of the White Mountains beyond.
  • Travel 5 miles (8 kilometers) on class III rapids in the Salt River
  • Pass beautiful red rock canyons, desert plants, and cool rock formations
  • All safety gear and equipment is provided, river shoe rental available
  • Upgrade at the last minute if you decide to stay the full day

What's Included

  • Apache Tribal permit fee
  • Professional river guide
  • Use of wetsuit, splash jacket and river shoes in case of cool weather conditions
  • All rafting and safety equipment
  • Transportation from the take-out back to your personal vehicle
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Meeting and Pickup

Meeting point

  • Arizona Rafting
    Primitive Rd, Whiteriver, AZ 85941, USA

    Located 45 minutes north of Globe and just 2.5 hours east of Phoenix and 2.5 hours north of Tuscon. Directions: There is no physical address for the departure location, however, it is easy to find.

Start time

10:00 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Salt River

4 hours Admission Ticket Included

Arizona Rafting by Wilderness Aware

4 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Minimum age is 8 years.
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Dress in non cotton clothing. Quick dry shorts and shirts are the best option. Secure footwear is required, you cannot go bare foot. River shoes are available at no extra fee.
  • Pregnant women are not permitted to raft. Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complications or other serious medical conditions
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 21 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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