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10 Essential Whitewater Rafting Safety Tips

river rafting on the salmon

Here at Caldwell Transportation, we specialize in getting you where you need to go safely and on time, every time. You can count on us to keep you comfortable and secure while you head off on your next rafting adventure with our river shuttles.

River Rapid Classes 101

River Rapids Class scale

Idaho river rafting season is upon us and there is no better place to launch from that Stanley, Idaho. But before you hop on that raft, take a minute to become familiar with the classes of river rapids.

Reserve A Shuttle for Your Wedding

Reserve A Shuttle for Your Wedding

You have been planning for months and the most important day of your life is right around the corner, your wedding day! With all of the planning and preparation, you have forgotten about transportation for your guests between the ceremony and reception. The last thing you want is to have people show up to your wedding, but then disappear when it comes time for the reception. Unfortunately, this is more common than most people think.

Choosing to Contract School Bus Services

Contract School Bus Services

The common setup for a school bus service is for the bus company to charge the school a fee for the use of the service. This fee tends to be flat. That means that when new buses are needed or maintenance and repair costs come up, schools do not have to dig around a budget to find the money. Many schools have found that professional bus services are able to keep educational institutions’ transportation costs quite low.

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The Benefits of Bus Travel

Bus travel can be very beneficial

When people plan to take a trip, whether nearby or far away, they usually have to consider what the best option for transportation is. Flying tends to be the fastest way to get somewhere distant. However, speed isn’t the only factor travelers must consider. Aspects of travel like cost, space, carrying capacity, views, and more need to be factored into the decision as well.

The Boise Christmas Holiday Lights Tour

Boise Shuttle Lights tour

Christmas is coming. This means playing in the snow, decorating the Christmas tree, Christmas gift shopping, ice-skating and our absolute favorite, The Boise Christmas Holiday Lights Tour!

It is Caldwell Transportation’s 21st year offering our old-fashioned trolley excursions around Boise to view some of the most extravagantly decorated houses in the valley.

Sure it’s fun to walk around your own neighborhood viewing the lights but this is an opportunity to view the best of while comfortably sitting in a heated trolley with great views of the outdoors.

Charter a Bus for Your Christmas Party

Charter a Bus for Your Christmas Party

Are planning an epic Christmas party for your company this winter? Does this Christmas party consist of traveling somewhere such as:

  • Bogus Basin
  • Jackpot
  • Stanley
  • Or another great location in Idaho

If so then you could benefit from chartering a bus with Caldwell Transportation.

If you have a big company and have given your employees the choice of a plus one, then you are doubling your number right there.

Charter a Bus for Your Next Away Game

Corporate and football Bus Charter Boise,

If you're a part of a city league or private sports team, you know that a big part of the experience is going to away games and tournaments. The difficulty lies in getting the entire team to the game without any problems.

Nobody wants to get left behind, and every team member is important. Carpooling and caravanning are options that often don't work out. People get separated from the group, car troubles arise or the weather makes things difficult—all of which add up to stress instead of the fun you should be experiencing!

Getting you to your Favorite Idaho Destination

Getting around in Idaho

If you’re interested in a little outdoor adventure this summer, look no further than a river shuttle service from Caldwell Transportation. We have been running river shuttles up to Stanley and Salmon for a number of years, bringing our customers the best option to get up to the Sawtooths and back safely. There are many things that we do well, and river shuttles are definitely one of them.

Summer Fun in Stanley, Idaho

Middle Fork River Rafting

If you have ever spent a summer in this fine state that we call home, then you’ll be well aware of all the summer fun and activities that Idaho has to offer. Depending on where you live, there are a lot of things to do in terms of water sports just a short distance away. If it’s mountains you like, then there are plenty of areas to hike and have a good time outdoors.

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