Wilderness Salt River Raft Trip - Tonto Basin

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Salt River Bridge, Whiteriver, AZ 85941, USA
  • Return Details :
    Globe-Young Highway, Globe-Young Hwy, Globe, AZ 85501, USA
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

One of the top ten multi-day raft trips in the U.S! The Salt River Canyon Wilderness was federally protected in 1984 to preserve thispremier river experience. This 52 mile adventure includes stout Class IV rapids such as Black Rock, The Maze, Quartzite Falls and Corkscrew Rapid. Cibecue, Walnut, Hess and Yankee Joe side canyons contain quite pools and waterfalls supporting over 200 species of birds along withdesert dwellers such as Coati, Javalina, Big Horn Sheep and Gila Monsters.The majestic Sonoran Desert fauna of countless wildflowers, Ocotillo, Sotol and towering Saguaro are complimented by the exotic geology of 1.4 billion year old granite and 800 year old Salado Indian Ruins. Trips are restricted to a maximum of 11 guest enhancing the solitude and serenity of one of the few remaining stretches of free flowing river in the southwest. Rental camping gear is available and dietary concerns met upon request.

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Itinerary
Day 1: Beginning the 3 day raft trip
Stop At: Salt River Canyon Scenic Drive, Route 60, Globe, AZ 85501
A beautiful drive from the Arizona desert into the White Mountains where your raft trip will begin!
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation, Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Half of the raft trip takes place on the Apache Reservation.
Duration: 1 day
Stop At: Tonto National Forest, Arizona
Enjoy the beauty of your national forest.
Duration: 1 day
Meals included:
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: Camping on the river!
Day 2: Middle of the 3 day raft trip.
Stop At: White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation, Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Beautiful undeveloped wild desert, river and mountains.
Duration: 1 day
Stop At: Tonto National Forest, Arizona
The federally protected Salt River Wilderness is managed by Tonto National Forest.
Duration: 1 day
Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: Camping on the beautiful Salt River!
Day 3: Last day of the Wilderness Raft Trip
Stop At: Theodore Roosevelt Lake, Arizona, USA
The Salt River Wilderness raft trip ends where Roosevelt Lake begins.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Tonto National Forest
  • Entry/Admission - White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Camping Gear can be rented or bring your own.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required