Travel & Lodging
The location of the race is within driving distance from several location in the inter-mountain west. The drive distances (miles) to Salmon ID, Leadore ID, and Dillon MT from selected locations are shown below:
From Idaho Falls, ID to Salmon = 161, to Leadore = 115, to Dillon = 142
From Pocatello, ID to Salmon = 210, to Leadore = 164, to Dillon = 191
From Boise, ID to Salmon = 250, to Leadore = 303, to Dillon = 420
From Salt Lake City, UT to Salmon = 373, to Leadore = 327, to Dillon = 354
From Missoula, MT to Salmon = 139, to Leadore = 186, to Dillon = 173
From Butte, MT to Salmon = 148, to Leadore = 131, to Dillon = 66
From Bozman, MT to Salmon = 231, to Leadore = 182, to Dillon = 116
From Helena, MT to Salmon = 212, to Leadore = 196, to Dillon = 132
Book your hotel rooms ASAP! As the summer approaches, hotels tend to fill up because Salmon is a very popular white water rafting destination.
The following Salmon area hotels, RV parks, and campgrounds are major sponsors of this years event. Please consider supporting these businesses for your lodging. If online reservation system says the hotel you choose is full, we recommend calling the hotel directly.
Bear Country Inn (1-888-275-3580).
Buddy’s RV Park (208-756-3630).
Salmon Meadows Campground (208-756-2640).
Century 2 Campground and RV Park (208-756-2063).
Fort Lemhi RV Park (208-303-7486).
Sacajawea Inn (best to call for reservations, 208-756-2294; on-line reservation system may not be accurate during the busy summer months).
Stage Coach Inn (best to call for reservations, 208-756-2919; on-line reservation system may not be accurate during the busy summer months).
Wagon West Motel (208-756-4281).
Agency Creek Campground (4 miles from 55K start on ID side)
Smokey Cubs Campground (6 miles from 100K start line on ID side)