Love the water? McCall and the surrounding area has something for every boater. Lake or river, flat water or whitewater a boating adventure awaits you. Riggins is a great destination for a whitewater float but there are a few spots closer to town where you can do your own thing. Check them out!

Canyons River Company

Established in 1985, Canyons River Company is a family of experienced wild and scenic river guides that share their life experiences with you. Book a back country excursion from 6 to 12 days on the middle fork or the main Salmon or both. Organic meals.

Locals favorite for Middle Fork or Main Salmon river adventures.

Location: Commerce St. McCall, Idaho
Phone: 208-634-4303


Mountain River Outfitting

Pick a River and have some fun! Owyhee, Snake and Salmon rivers and canyons trips available. Riggins 1/2 to 6 days trips available.

Location: Riggins, Idaho
Toll Free: 1-888-547-4837


Wapiti River Guides

Adventures in whitewater, hunting and fishing since 1979. Dory`s, drift boat, raft or kayak - unique and intimate excursions into nature and a master storyteller as your guide.

Location: Riggins, Idaho
Phone: 208-628-3523


Rubicon Outfitting, LLC

Half day, full day and multi-day trips on the Salmon River based out of Riggins from tranquil floats to crashing through class II, III and IV rapids.

Location: Riggins, Idaho
Phone: 208-628-2647


Salmon River Experience

Established in 1978, the Salmon River Experience has grown to accommodate up to 300 per day. Call for more information and reservations.

Toll Free: 800-892-9223


Idaho Wild River Adventures

Half day to multiple day floats on the Salmon River out of Riggins. Pick your craft - center mount lets the guide do all the work while you relax and enjoy, stern mount puts a paddle in your hands, or an inflatable kayak that leaves it all up to you.

Location: Riggins Idaho
Phone: 208-995-0181


Mile High Marina

Get your game on, rent a ski boat or jet ski or just relax for a day on a pontoon boat. The choice is yours and you`ll have several.

Location: 1300 E. Lake Street McCall, ID 83638
Phone: 208-634-8605


Backwoods Adventures - Summer 2019 Access

Hi Folks - McCall and surrounding areas have some much needed road construction going on this summer on Warren Wagon Rd. It will make it diifficult but not impossible to reach Burgdorf Hot Springs and our locals favorite, Backwoods Adventures Canoe and Kayak rentals.

Mon-Fri Secondary location will have easier access.
Sat-Sun Primary and secondary locations accessible.

Alternate Route for secondary location: Please note the aerial image adjacent.

You can reach Backwoods Adventure Canoe and Kayak rentals secondary location via East Side Rd. on the east side of Payette Lake.

From downtown McCall, take Davis St. to Lick Creek Rd. At the Little Payette Lake juncture, veer left and follow East Shore Rd. along the east shore of the lake.

Parking and easy access to rentals and the beautiful flatwater float you will not want to miss.

Please note that on Saturdays and Sunday the Primary location off of Warren Wagon Rd. will be accessible as well.

You can book in advance too!
See you on the river.

Location: North Beach - East Side Road access
Phone: 208-469-9067


Backwoods Adventures Canoe and Kayak Rental

Three locations to serve you

Primary location is North Beach off of Warren Wagon Rd.

Secondary location is North Beach off of East Side Rd.

Ponderosa Park on the beach by the Visitors Center.

All rentals may be reserved via the website. Rentals originating from Ponderosa Visitors Center must book in advance.

See you on the lake or river!

Location: North end of Warren Wagon Rd. at North Beach put in.
Phone: 208-469-9067


Home Town Sports

Rentals for all seasons. Summer kayak and paddle boards and winter ski and snowshoe gear. Get out and have fun year round!

Location: 300 Lenora St. McCall
Phone: 208-634-2302


Gravity Sports

Canoes and Kayaks. Bicycles and every tool for the gravity sports participant.

Location: 503 Pine Street, McCall, ID 83638
Phone: 208-634-8530


Cheap Thrills Rentals

Offers snowmobile, ski boat, pontoon, runabout, personal watercraft.

Location: 303 N. Third (Hwy 55) McCall, ID
Phone: 208- 634-7472
Toll Free: 800-831-1025


McCall Sports Exchange

Paddle boards to snow shoes. Located 1 block from Legacy Beach.

Location: 802 N. 3rd St. McCall, Idaho
Phone: 208-634-2334


McCall Lake Cruises

Tis' the Season! Summer that is. Enjoy a day on the lake from a different perspective. Day or evening cruises. Themed parties, weddings or dining cruises. A fun and unique way to enjoy Payette Lake during peak season.

Reservations recommended.

Location: 203 E. Lake St. in the Yacht Club building
Phone: 208-634-5253