February 2016 The Middle Fork Outfitters Association (MFOA), a non-profit business trade organization representing all 26 Middle Fork outfitter whitewater rafting businesses, supports continued common sense efforts to preserve cultural resources along the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. However, MFOA remains concerned that the Historic Preservation Plan (HPP) for the Frank Church River of […]
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Good Snowpack Means Great Rafting and Fishing This Summer While most of California, Montana, Oregon and Washington have been starved of precipitation this winter, Central Idaho has been blessed with almost normal snowfall. According to the Idaho Department of Resources, snowfall for the Salmon Basin (which feeds the Middle Fork) is at 95% as of […]
Stanley, Idaho: Have I Got A River Trip Deal for You…Don’t You Believe It! River Trips at huge discounts equate to desperate outfitters looking for customers.
You and your family have decided to go on a multiple day rafting trip? In this day and age you turn to the Internet for help in planning your vacation. What river? The most popular two rivers in the United States are the Grand Canyon and Idaho’s spectacular Middle Fork of the Salmon River. People […]
There are few places in the United States that offer solitude in the truest sense of the word. Even on many vacations that tout “getting away from it all” you may still find yourself within wireless internet range updating your Facebook status or responding to urgent emails. Even vacations that take you far off the […]
We were headed south along the winding Salmon River en route to Stanley, Idaho, when we caught our first glimpse of the peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains. A few bends in the road later and we were entering Lower Stanley, which offered a full view of the mountains, the river, and the valley. It is […]
Sawtooth & Alpine Lakes: Round trip to Sawtooth Lake – 10 miles Round trip to Alpine Lake – 8 miles Intermediate hiking and moderately strenuous This is a not to be missed hike in the Sawtooth Mountains that includes everything you would want to see on a hike in the mountains. The trail starts at […]
One of the greatest joy’s of owning a Fly Shop is in helping visitor’s to Central Idaho learn to fish our incredible water’s. For over 35 year’s we have been fishing these water’s to determine the best gear to use, whether it be floating the Middle Fork of the Salmon River with Solitude River Trips, […]
The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is among forty nine other venues around the world that you must “fly fish before you die” – at least according to author Chris Santella, which features the river in his book, Fifty Places to Fly Fish Before You Die: “The Middle Fork of the Salmon – framed […]
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