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3 Awesome Things to do in Stanley

3 things to do in Stanley Idaho

If you’ve never taken the trek to the Sawtooth range and have been in the area of Stanley, Idaho, then you’re missing out. Stanley is one of Idaho’s premier destinations for outdoor enthusiasts and attracts a yearly crowd from all over the world. With world-class river sports, outdoor activities like camping and hiking, and great scenery, there is no questioning why people love it up there.

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.

So You've Never Been Whitewater Rafting?

White Water Rafting

The most difficult part of deciding to go whitewater rafting is deciding which stretch of river to attack. North America is known for their beautiful white water. Say you were to close your eyes and point at a spot on a map of the United States, besides the middle, you're going to find a great white water river.

So Which River Do I Choose?

Top Safety Tips for White Water Rafting

Top Safety Tips for White Water Rafting

The first time you get into the water each season is always the best feeling. It’s a great activity for all ages and offers a wide range of difficulty levels. It is important to hire a proper guide who is knowledgeable in all areas of white water rafting. Having a guide will help in any tips and tricks, but to help you get started here are some good tips:  

The Different Rivers that Idaho has to Offer

Idaho Rivers

As mentioned in our previous blog, Idaho is a state of many different outdoor activities. With its many outside activities, it is especially known to have some of the best whitewater the world can offer. There are many different rivers in this state that people travel to from all over just to get a shot at some great class 4 and class 5 rapids. If you’re looking for something fun to do this summer, let Caldwell Transportation show you just how much fun you can have by rafting a river.

Things to Know Before Going White Water Rafting

So this summer, you’re planning on trying whitewater rafting for the first time! You’re excited but, at the same time, you’re not sure what to expect. After hearing it from your buddies and us here at Caldwell Transportation so many times, you have decided to experience this first hand. The only problem is that you have no idea what you’re doing.

Spring is Here and so are River Shuttles!

Spring is here, time to think about river rafting

Today marks the first official full day of spring, which also means that rafting season is just around the corner. We hope you’ve been preparing as much as we have for the season to start, as we’re eager to get up to our favorite spots like Stanley and raft the Salmon River. As some of you know, we offer a Stanley river shuttle to anyone willing to brave the awesome rapids on the Salmon River during the summer season.

Go Broncos!

Boise State versus University of Nevada

What are your plans for December 1st this year? Don’t have any? Well, come on down to Reno, Nevada for the Boise State vs. University of Nevada-Reno football game! This is one game that you won’t want to miss as the Mountain West powerhouses collide for a frenzy of football action.

One Last Hurrah!

Get in one last trip to the Salmon river

As summer is winding down and the weather starts noticeably cooling down, you may be thinking about one last hurrah to cap it all off. You might be thinking an all-out barbeque or one last fun day in the park, but what about kicking off the fall month right with one last trip down the middle fork of the salmon river!

Embrace your Inner Mountain Man

Do you smell that? That’s the smell of getting away from it all and heading up to beautiful Stanley, Idaho for an overnight stay filled with fun outdoor activities that will make you want to trade the city life in for a life of a mountain man.

But before you trade your business suit in for a bona fide bear pelt, check with Caldwell Transportation’s Stanley, ID shuttle for a quick and convenient way of getting you to great outdoors.

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