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Address: Merlin, OR 97532
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+1 800-404-2201
07:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:00

We offer half day and full day rafting and fishing trips on the Rogue River...

We offer half day and full day rafting and fishing trips on the Rogue River between Hog Creek Boat Landing and Grave Creek. Inflatable kayaks and paddle boats can be requested at no additional cost. Full day trips include organic fresh foods from our garden. Doggies are welcome, too. We also offer rentals for this stretch of river and for multiple days on the Wild and Scenic Section of the Rogue River.

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Beautiful ride down the Rogue

Ferron is a very nice and knowledgable guide. Nobody had any availability for a one day ride except him in August so he saved us. He is a biologist and is knowledgable about the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Newark, California
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Newark, California
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Ferron is a very nice and knowledgable guide. Nobody had any availability for a one day ride except him in August so he saved us. He is a biologist and is knowledgable about the history and the landscape. He did the whole tour for our family of 3 on his raft with extra canoe. The river was clean and mirror... More 

Thank johntoxicating
Bothell, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This was a very fun river trip especially for me a beginner! Ferron was very nice, kind, funny and knows what he is doing! His two dogs were very fun to watch. It is something I will want to do again. The river is beautiful. Everything was awesome!!! 😃

1 Thank kaipat
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46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

This family run rafting company gives maybe the most unique experience the upper rogue has to offer. Is also pet friendly. Lunch comes with cookies that are baked at home!

1 Thank Crystal G
Redondo Beach, California
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2015

What an amazing and fun experience! We were a family group of 15, teens, adults, and do I say a senior rafter. We had two boats and a few single and double kayaks. Sue and Ferron were our guides on the big rafts. They told lots of stories and entertained us as they guided us down the river. They did... More 

Thank Jennifer S
Palo Cedro, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We took an afternoon trip during spring break.I was a little hesitant (chicken) to go rafting, but Ferron provided a fun and safe trip. We traveled with 2 teenage boys and Ferron suggested they try the inflatable kayaks for a little more excitement.Great idea! The boys had so much fun, even experiencing a tumble into the river at one point.... More 

Thank kathy v
Medford, Oregon
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227 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Booked raft rentals through Ferrins for a large birthday group awhile ago. Equipment was good, just not the most organized departure experience. Good prices and very friendly staff did not use them as a guide service just for the rentals and transportation.

Thank TRC70
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6 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Last year, my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our full day guided trip so we brought the kids back this year. Although the smoky air from recent wildfires in the area put a damper on the beautiful scenery this time, it didn't stop us from having a great time. We are dog people and enjoyed Pupeye and Curry's company on... More 

Thank johncX7004KV
Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2013

We had a family gathering of 8 with 1 child under 6. We floated with Ferron what a pleasure it was. He is very knowledgable about the river and of course a great guide. We felt safe and knew that if anything would happen we would be in good hands. The kayaks were a blast most everyone had a turn... More 

Thank Cathy H
Santa Cruz, California
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145 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2013

We took a beautiful trip down the river with this company. We felt safe and had a great time. Highly recommended!

Thank Atperts
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39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Great instruction for safety at the beginning. Drop off and pick up very smooth. Good price. We will do it again next summer!

Thank NatalieReed

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