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Tamarack Payette River Guide

Offering guided white-water rafting on Idaho's renowned Payette River

Join one of Tamarack Resort’s professional guides for a breathtaking experience of a lifetime. Tamarack offers a variety of expert adventures for guests looking for something different and exciting to do this summer and can arrange an array of backcountry day and multi day trips. You really haven’t experienced Idaho until you’ve ventured out of bounds.

  • Full day, guided whitewater Trips - May 1st through October 15th.
  • Minimum: 4 people
  • Maximum: 30 people
  • Minimum trip duration is 6 hours
  • Trip Includes: Round trip transportation, lunch/drinks, personal flotation devices.
  • Groups meet at 9:30 a.m. and depart 10:00 a.m. sharp
  • Book a charter trip to customize your day and departure time
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2012 Guided Rafting Trips are not available at this time.

Guided Fishing Tours

The Carbarton–The one run for everyone

As much admired and desired as the Payette is for rafting and kayaking, the pristine river is home to hefty rainbows residing in premium holes whose locations are committed to memory by Tamarack’s hospitable guides. From the secure position of our 16- foot Willie Drift Boat, you’ll be privy to every patch of productive water all the way down the canyon.

  • Guided trips depart daily from Tamarack
  • Dry fly and subsurface fly-fishing for rainbow trout
  • Fly-fishing instruction available on and off-site
  • Maximum: 2 anglers
  • Drift fish for rainbow trout and enjoy a riverside lunch prepared by your guide
  • Most fish are fat rainbows that move into the Cabarton reach from Lake Cascade in early spring or late summer
  • Although not required by law on the Payette River, Tamarack practices catch and release fishing
  • Tamarack Resort offers rental fly rods, spinning rods and all the equipment to make the most of your trip
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How to book your trip:
  • Choose your date
  • Call 877.TAM.RESORT - Tamarack will send you a confirmation and information package
  • Enjoy the river!

Refunds will be granted only if cancellation is made 48 hours prior to trip.