5/24/2013 - 9/30/2013
$225.00 per person
Spend a tranquil night "On Top of the World" at the Whitebird Summit Lodge over looking White Bird Canyon in north central idaho. Located just north of White Bird Idaho and South of Grangeville Idaho. Open since 2000, the Lodge sits a mile east of Highway 95’s White Bird Pass. At about 4,300 feet above sea level, the two-story structure affords the Schmitzs and their guests a breathtaking view of mountains -- and more mountains. Minutes from Hells Canyon and the Salmon River. Enjoy the nightly bon fires while we reminisce about all of our daily activities. After a wonderful night sleep and a early gourmet breakfast you will head onto your next adventure. Meet your jet boat tour at 10am pacific time at Pittsburg Landing and take the tour to the Dam. On the 6 hour Wild River Tour you will see the best of Hells Canyon. You will jet boat through the Wild River Section and the Natural Wilderness Preserve area. This tour takes you safely up stream in our comfortable, not crowded Bentz Jet Boats – through all the big whitewater rapids, through the deepest most rugged part of Hells Canyon, all the way to the Dam and Visitor Center.
Stops include Kirkwood Historical Ranch Museum, Sheep Creek Cabin or Bernard Creek & McGaffee cabin and the Indian Petroglyph writings, with lunch at Dam Visitor Center. Wildlife sightings include Big Horn Sheep, Bear, Deer, Elk, Bald Eagles, Otters, Cougar. You will enjoy the exotic rock formations, and spectacular scenery in the Canyon. We usually stop at a sandy beach for wading or a swim in the 70's degree water. This tour includes lunch, beverages, water and an unforgettable day of fun.
If you would like to add another night at the lodge after your magneficent trip please contact Terri and we can offer you a special rate.