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    Salmon River Tours

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    Jet Boat Tours

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    Steelhead Fishing

The "River of No Return"

Wilderness Lodging and Adventure

Main salmon river jet boat tour

Salmon RiverScenic Jet Boat Tours

Now you can experience the river that turned Lewis and Clark back with a scenic jetboat tour of the famous "River of No Return."
  • Wild rapids
  • White sandy beaches
  • Natural hotsprings
  • Swimming and Hiking
  • History: Indian paintings, homesteads, mining, and grave sites.
  • Wildlife: Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat, Otter, Deer, Elk, Bear, Osprey, Eagles, and more.
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FishingWorld-Class Guided Steelhead Trips

You will have the opportunity to catch the fish of a lifetime in one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states. We are located in the prime location to fish for both wild and hatchery stocks of fish as they migrate back to their spawning grounds.

  • Jet Boat or Fly Fishing From Raft or Drift Boat
  • Launch from Spring Bar, Corn or Vinegar Creek
  • 1 Day or 2 to 4 Day Trips with Lodging
  • Fish the most remote and un-touched water on the Salmon River
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"River of No Ruturn" WildernessChina Bar Lodge

Our lodge, located on China Bar at the mouth of beautiful Lemhi Creek, lies near the center of the 2.3 million acre Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. We offer clean, yet rustic accomodations for up to 22 guests with delicious family style meals served in the main lodge or on the deck overlooking the magnificent Salmon River.

Salmon River Tours and China Bar Lodge have been in business for 40 years! Let us show you one of the last best places.

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