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Hells Canyon

Oxbow, OR 97840
+1 800-422-3568
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Hell's Canyon jet boat trip

Gorgeous scenery & exhilarating ride for an extremely delightful day, and at the end of our trip up... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deborah W
Canby, Oregon
via mobile
Hiking in the "High Desert"

I have been to Hell's canyon 4 times in the past 18 months. In that time I have both driven... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Pittsburgh, United States
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A spectacular gorge with a river running through it which is perfect for jet boats and white-water rafting.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“snake river” (4 reviews)
“idaho” (2 reviews)
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Oxbow, OR 97840
+1 800-422-3568
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous scenery & exhilarating ride for an extremely delightful day, and at the end of our trip up the river, four male big horn sheep greeted us as they were coming down for an afternoon drink.

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I have been to Hell's canyon 4 times in the past 18 months. In that time I have both driven through a good portion of the canyon and hiked several of the trails - all in the late summer / early fall time frame. The...More

1  Thank Engineerman66
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This area was much prettier than I expected. The Hells Canyon Overlook was truly amazing. The wildflowers were blooming everywhere, hills were colored in pink, purple, white and yellow. The green hills dotted with trees were looming in the distance. You can drive down to...More

Thank Tyme4relaxing
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I am blessed to only live 17 miles from Hells Canyon and love to visit daily if I can get away from the ranch. There is just something so peaceful about being in the canyon with family and friends and enjoying the views and water.

1  Thank Cindi D
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I've always wanted to visit Hells Canyon and we finally made it. We drove from Ontario OR to Cambridge ID and followed 71 into the canyon. The drive from Cambridge to the Canyon is beautiful, very rural and very little traffic. You first see the...More

3  Thank Paula S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Canyon lands owned by Idaho power. Great camping for a little price. Fishing up and down the river. Hot in the summer.

Thank RazorNo1
Reviewed 8 October 2015

It was a beautiful drive from Halfway to Oxbow. The scenery is stunning and it is evident that there is little interference here with the wildlife...bears, mountain goats, eagles are all thriving. Highly recommend!

1  Thank jmm665
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Was in the area and was convinced I should take the hour drive up to Hells Canyon Dam. While I admit the scenic attributes were amazing in places, however not much to see driving along the Snake River. I believe if I had been on...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We camped and went on a fishing charter. The campsite was immaculate and the fishing was phenomenal! I will do this trip again!!

Thank Pete K
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Is a beautiful drive to explore the beauty of Hells Canyon. There is a variety of scenery; landscapes, and animals. Be sure to take a picnic and enjoy the sites. Take own water to drink. Be sure to travel to the dam to really feel...More

1  Thank CTPatch
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