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Hells Canyon Adventures is the only licensed out­fit­ter that offers jet boat adventures or fishing charters that start at the South Entrance (Hells Canyon Dam). The most spectacular portion of Hells Canyon begins in the Wild River section of the Snake River, South Entrance of Hells Canyon. Hells Canyon Adventures offers jet boat adventures that are fun, economical, and a convenient way to experience this remarkable remote location. We want to share our passion for Hells Canyon with you, and in the end give you an incredible memory that you will talk about for many years. Easy access from Oregon or Idaho to the South Entrance of Hells Canyon: (1) Highway 71 from Cambridge, Idaho (2) Highway 86 from Baker City, Oregon (3) USFS Road #39 from Wallowa Lake/?Joseph, Oregon. All roads lead to the famed “Devils Tail,” the last 22 miles from Oxbow to the Hells Canyon Dam. Drive slow and enjoy the scenery — drive fast and join the scenery. The South Entrance of Hells Canyon is a remote location. We want you to enjoy all that a remote location has to offer so come prepared. Have a full tank of gas, snacks and drinks, cell phone service is spotty. Lodging, Tent / RV Camping available.


Hells Canyon Dam - Hells Canyon Road - South Entrance


At Oxbow Oregon follow Hells Canyon Dam Road on the Idaho side to Hells Canyon Dam. Cross the dam and follow signs to the Launch site below Hells Canyon Creek Visitor Center, 2 hours from Cambridge,ID

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PO Box 159
Oxbow OR, 97840
Toll Free (800) 422-3568


Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring


Adventures range from 2 hours to 2 days. All adventures travel through the deeper end of Hells Canyon. Tours available for all ages and abilities.


Cost per adult ranges from $60 to $330. Discounted prices for children 11 & under.


Boating Facilities, Campsites, Dump Station, Food Service, Fuel, Gift Shop, Handicap Access, Instruction, Motor Coach Parking, Parking, Rental Equipment, Restrooms, Vault Toilets, Visitor Center

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