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Address: 913 Hull St, Hood River, OR 97031-1940
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+1 541-450-9855
08:00 - 18:00
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We are an award winning outfitter based in Hood River, Oregon. We offer...

We are an award winning outfitter based in Hood River, Oregon. We offer trips in the Pacific Northwest and a few select international destinations.Our premiere trip is on Southern Oregon's Rogue River. This is a 4 day expedition through a true wilderness river perfect for both first timers and veterans alike. Kids and families love the Rogue.We also offer trips to a few of our favorite international destinations each year. Our most popular international trips are our Rafting & Cultural Tour of Bhutan and our Rafting Expedition in Siberia.

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An outstanding experience! Can't imagine a better a trip or better guides.

I have wanted to raft the rouge river for years. I live in New York so I don't get out West that much and was having a hard time finding the right company to go with. I called... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
New York City, New York

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have wanted to raft the rouge river for years. I live in New York so I don't get out West that much and was having a hard time finding the right company to go with. I called around and ended up talking with Zach and he was awesome and talked me into going with him. I am so glad... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Six of us rafted, kayaked and hiked 40 miles from Graves Creek trail head. Our guides were Zach and Tim whose thoroughness, knowledge, patience and good humor kept us safe and all the excitement we could handle! It was a great combination of enjoying the white water, the views from the trail and beautiful camping spots. I highly recommend NWRT!

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Long Creek, SC
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Been looking forward to a Middle Fork trip for a long time and it met all expectations! Great food, great staff, top notch equipment & the attention to detail impeccable! From the favorite brownies, to nightly games, to dress up night & the obstacle course, evenings were something to look forward to. AND, the rafting/kayaking/duckies/SUP options made the trip fun.... More 

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South Carolina
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97 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We looked forward to a Middle Fork rafting trip for years. Certainly made the right decision to go with Northwest. The guides attention to detail was perfect with many challenges easily accomplished. Hot springs, food, wildlife viewing and fishing were only a few of the highlights. There was no doubt Northwest staff truly cared each person on the trip had... More 

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A group of us decided to go on a 5 night 6 day rafting trip down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. The whole team at Northwest Rafting Company was great and easy to work with! Everything was very organized from the flights in to the back country, to the bus ride out. Our guides; Jed, Audrey, Brodie, and... More 

1 Thank Austin A
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I booked this trip in conjunction with American Whitewater. We were 24 hard shell kayakers, duckie kayakers, and raft riders with 5 guides and rafts from Northwest Rafting. An excellent time was had by all of us. The guides showed the kayakers the lines through the rapids and kept us safe on the water. Off the water is where the... More 

1 Thank John K
Portland, OR
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Wanting to do something outside my box, I registered for a 4 day Rogue River trip with Northwest Rafting Company from May 25-29th on the Wild and Scenic Rogue River. The entire trip exceeded my expectations from the scenery, rapids, guides, food, and the other members of the group. Prior to this trip, I had only completed a day rafting... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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92 reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Rafting the Owyhee has been on our bucket list for years. We finally were able to run it with Northwest Rafting company last week, and it was everything we had hoped for. Zach and his crew (shout out to Audrey, Nate, and Brody, best guides ever) went above and beyond to provide us with a safe, exciting, fun, and very... More 

1 Thank sgj
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I have taken both the class III and the class IV rowing schools with NWRC. Both were exceptional. I recommend the class III school for folks with some familiarity with white water rafting and rowing. The class IV school builds on this and is perfect for folks with some class III rowing experience. The class IV school involves smaller, swifter... More 

1 Thank Andrew K
Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

Get ready to check Bhutan off your bucket list with NWRC!!! Such an amazing action packed adventure. Expert guides that went above and beyond, rich cultural history and the rivers were fantastic.

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