Cascade Raft and Kayak-the first and largest raft company on the Payette River-invites you to experience Idaho river rafting at its best. Located one hour north of Boise in the pristine Boise National Forest, we offer a rare combination of spectacular scenery and amazing whitewater. Whether you want a wild ride or cool float, we have the perfect western adventure, even for the time-pressed traveler.
Our acclaimed whitewater company attracts the cream of the crop in staff from around the world. Each department is dedicated to providing the highest quality rewarding river experience for all of our guests on the Payette River. Our staff specializes in personalized service and unforgettable, safe, outdoor experiences. From your first contact to your last good-bye, our goal is to help you relax and enjoy.
Cascade Raft and Kayak is proudly owned and operated by the Long family. After years of whitewater adventuring together, this family loves it more than ever. You’ll feel the pampering and professionalism come through in all the details of your trip, thanks to Tom and Debbi’s decades of hospitality experience. Their sons Kenneth, Chad, and Tren-and their wives, Anne, Krista, and Linzie-all are avid whitewater enthusiasts who add youthful exuberance and contagious passion for river-adventure fun.