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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.

How To Tell the Difference Between River Rapid Classes

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. River experts use the International Scale of Difficulty comes to ranking different types of rapids. The rankings start at a Class I and progress to a Class 6, which is almost impossible to finish and requires great skill. It is important that a person choose the right classification number that is equal to both their skill and comfort level.

Have your Bachelor/Bachelorette Party in Jackpot!

Have your Bachelor Bachelorette Party in Jackpot

It's spring and weddings will be full swing come June. So wait no long to start planning for your bachelor or bachelorette party. If you are looking for a great place to celebrate the few remaining days of your single status, consider a weekend Jackpot trip. It's closer than Vegas and a heck of a lot cheaper.

Benefits of Hiring a Charter Bus

Planning a corporate event off-site and a great way to build team camaraderie and company morale. Making sure all employees can get to the location is a major consideration when planning these types of events. Chartering a bus is an ideal way to shuttle employees between locations. It makes travel for everyone convenient, comfortable and safe. Consider these advantages of chartering a bus for your next corporate function.

River Rafting Season is Almost Upon Us

Its March, the month where spring begins and leprechauns frolic around for a spell. But it also means that river rafting season is almost upon us and there will no doubt be enthusiastic adventure seekers making their way to all the whitewater fun Idaho has to offer this coming summer. Before you get ahead of yourself with excitement, here is what you need to know before going out into the wild. Let us assume that you have a passion for the outdoors and rafting, you still need to know your skill level and level of comfort with certain rapids and class of rapids.

Winter Time Blues

Cactus Petes express

Christmas and New Years have come and gone, and now the inversion has reared its ugly head. Now is a great time to get out of town for a weekend and have some fun. Cactus Petes in Jackpot, Nevada is just the ticket to shake off that feeling of restlessness that comes so often this time of year.

We Offer Transportation for Almost Any Event

We are you full service transportation company

Caldwell Transportation has been a trusted transportation service throughout the Treasure Valley for over 20 years. Bringing Southern Idaho citizens the transportation they need for many different events and activities. We pride ourselves in offering several reliable transportation services for an affordable price. This includes operating school buses, transporting families and elderly, driving in rough conditions to ski resorts and remote cities, and much more. 

Do You Have Reliable Transportation to Bogus This Winter?

sports car on snowy road

Ski season is right around the corner, and Caldwell Transport has the perfect solution to your transportation problem. When you feel the morning getting cold in Idaho, it is a sure sign that snow is on the way. Skiing is one of the most popular past times in this area but getting to the mountain is not always easy. Bogus is growing every year and has so many activities to enjoy.

Bogus Basin has many things to offer such as:

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.

Charter a Bus for Your Next Trip

Are you planning a family reunion or company trip in the near future that a large number of people will be attending? If so one of the factors in planning this awesome trip is probably transportation.

Anyone who has been on a trip knows the most frustrating part of the trip is "how do we get there and how do we get home". Also, when it involves a big group of people there is the frustration of how do we all get there at the same time when we are taking different flights. Or who is going to drive, how many cars do we need and how do we all stick together on the road.

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