The Lower Clackamas River is great for beginner rafting trips, perfect for families with smaller kids or groups just wanting a scenic, mellow day on the river.
- Person 8 Person Minimum to book
RAFT THE NORTH SANTIAM RIVER NEAR PORTLAND AND SALEM
Close to both Portland and Salem, the North Santiam River offers plenty of beginner rapids and consistent water flows. It is a wonderful beginner rafting trip. Some of our warmest weather trips are on the North Santiam because of its year-round season.
Our full-day North Santiam trip includes our great all-you-can-eat lunch. We can also schedule half-day trips for groups of six or more.
DIRECTIONS TO THE NORTH SANTIAM RIVER
The North Santiam River is located about 25 – 30 miles east of Salem, Oregon. Salem is about 45 miles south of Portland. Our half-day and full-day trips meet at two different locations. Once we reserve your trip, we will send specific directions to the meeting area.