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This river is a blessing!!

The St. Joe River is one of the most beautiful in all of the Pacific Northwest. It is off the... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Great River

How do you rate a river. The St. Joe is pretty, good for boating, and is pleasant to walk by. The... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
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Excellent cutthroat trout river.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“calder” (2 reviews)
Coeur d'Alene, ID
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The St. Joe River is one of the most beautiful in all of the Pacific Northwest. It is off the beaten trail a ways so it is a double blessing that you can enjoy a day fishing or rafting or just hanging out or collecting...More

Thank inmemoryofpetro
Reviewed 18 March 2017

How do you rate a river. The St. Joe is pretty, good for boating, and is pleasant to walk by. The water smells fresh. The view is fine. Where we were was clean and was not littered. A nice visit was had by both of...More

Thank drtom100
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have been going up the Joe for 30+ years and love it. Great fishing, tubing, 4 wheeling, hiking, or just relaxing.

Thank tmitchells1220
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This Lake/St.Joe river tour is a must. Lunch is included, and it is on Sunday only. Take's 6 hours, and takes you all the way across the Lake to St. Joe River half way up. It is a nature's experience and very interesting.

Thank phil1450
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Beautiful country side with a brilliant river...the "JOE". If you like the outdoors and love to fish great place to stay. I am an avid fly fisherman and the JOE has always been one of my favorite places to fish for native cutthroat trout (been...More

Thank Fisherguy504
Reviewed 15 July 2016

From the heart of the Bitterroots to Coeur d'Alene, one of the prettiest rivers I've ever seen. Lots of riverside RV spots from Adair to Calder. Looks like good fishing too.

1  Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This beautiful river is raging and cold in the spring and early summer, but great for "lazy river" floating during the last two weeks of July and all of August.

Thank cdaCUTIE
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Cruise from a dock adjacent to the Coeur d'Alene City Beach on a custom-built boat featuring ample indoor and top deck seating for a hundred + passengers, add a full-service bar and an included lunch and you have a perfect day on one of the...More

3  Thank cdafloathouse
Reviewed 20 January 2016

It was a hot day in Spokane and we needed to get away. Traveled down to the St. Joe and it took our breath away. Gorgeous scenery, meandering river views and nice ice cream and a place to get your feet wet in Avery.

2  Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The St Joe River is one of the major waterways in North Idaho that affords everyone an excellent destination for getting away from it all. Along its miles of broad banks you'll find camping and picnicking spots to suit everyone and in the warmer months...More

Thank DownUnderAmerican
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Nancy K
28 August 2017|
Response from tmitchells1220 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The water is not extremely fast and has some places that are shallow. I have floated it several times.
9 March 2016|
Response from DownUnderAmerican | Reviewed this property |
Scenic St. Joe River Cruises A 6 hour cruise sailing the length of the lake to the St. Joe River while feasting from a gourmet buffet lunch. Your boat will depart from Coeur d’Alene and journey south on Lake Coeur d’Alene... More
23 February 2016|
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Response from DownUnderAmerican | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I'm entirely sure. I've seen a lot of various watercraft on the river but have yet to see if there's a place to rent one.