Private Inflatable Kayak Whitewater Trip

Trip Details

The Inflatable Kayak, or Rubber Duckie, is the most unique and exciting way of going down the river for the whole family.

Inflatable Kayaking is much more exciting than white-water rafting because you are in complete control of your own boat at all times. Safe, fun, and suitable for anyone in search of adventure, this is your opportunity to get more challenge and freedom when you ride the waves.

Inflatable kayaks are maneuverable, resilient and, offer one of the most exciting ways to ride the river. Duckies ride low in the water making Class I-II rapids seem larger, and bigger Class III waves like Big Kahuna and Lunch Counter seem mammoth.

With absolutely no previous river experience necessary, duckie trips are fun for the entire family. Our experienced instructors will take you through a thorough equipment check, river safety course, instruct you on the fine art of paddling a duckie, then lead you down through the class III rapids of the Grand Canyon of the Snake River.

All equipment and transportation are included. If you're not ready for the over, under, and upside down that a kayak provides, but are tired of lumbering along in a large raft, then the inflatable duckies are the way to go

Ropes Rapid Snake River WY


Our school fleet are Hyside Padillacs. These boats are top of the line and like their name alludes, very stable.  We have a wide variety of gear to help keep you warm in all weather conditions including drysuits, wetsuits, and splash gear.  There are a couple of items that we suggest that you bring yourself. 

Regardless of your trip, we will be on the water so here are some suggested items:

  • Swim Gear or other non-cotton, wicking or, breathable clothing. 
  • Water bottle, if it has an attachment that is a plus. 
  • Snacks.
  • Change of clothing for the takeout.
  • Sun protection, glasses, sunscreen, hats, etc

2024 Prices - half or full days May 1 to October 15

One Person                                 half $425                            full $525 
Two People                            half $285/person          full $380/person 
Three People                          half $205/person           full $295/person
Four to six People                  half $185/person           full $270/person
Seven People or more           half $165/person          full $245/person 
Our private trips can cater to your group's ability and goals for the day. We offer something for all skill levels.

If you have any questions you can call (307)733-2471 or write [email protected]

Jackson Hole Kayak School is a permittee of the Bridger-Teton National Forest and an equal opportunity provider


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