Located directly across the street from the boat ramp and city park, and within walking distance to all the watering holes and grub. Plenty of parking to accommodate large trailers and boats. Every room has WiFi, Direct TV with sports and movies, refrigerator, microwave, and full size coffee maker. We are a family-run business and pride ourselves on our clean rooms and hospitality. Always a complimentary beer or iced tea and homemade cookies at check in.
We call Canyon House in White Bird, Idaho, the “you gotta stop shop” conveniently located at the White Bird Idaho exit off HWY 95.
But the best part about Canyon House is our BIG, roomy, nicely furnished VACATION SUITE
Bring the family! Bring your friends! This place is huge! Sleeps from one to seven people. Come stay with us for one night, one week, one month ... we are ready!
White Bird, ID
Idaho's Wilderness Fishing Destination
China Bar Lodge – Sportsman’s Retreat
Our jet boats and skilled captains give you a unique ability to catch Steelhead in the most remote and uncrowded places in Idaho.Let us help you hook into an Idaho Steelhead (ocean run Rainbow Trout) while taking in the wilderness of the Salmon River Canyon and it’s wildlife. We strive to provide the highest quality Idaho Steelhead fishing adventures available. Steelhead fishing with us will give you the best opportunity to hook into that Steelhead you have always wanted.
All China Bar Lodge adventure vacations will enjoy a 37 mile jet boat tour of the Main Salmon River from the end of the road at Vinegar Creek. This exhilarating ride through the wilderness is packed with wildlife viewing, historic stops and photo opportunities while running the whitewater with one of our experienced and fun jet boat captains.
We are located in the prime location for Idaho Steelhead and our lodges offer a unique advantage for our fishermen to be successful along with great food and accommodations. Our lodge location at China Bar and also at Mackay Bar provides for an exciting opportunity to catch the fish of a lifetime in one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states. Catching Steelhead is what we live for, let us bring you the dedication and quality you deserve and expect.
Espresso bar and coffee shop, beer and wine, relax at an inside table or on the deck along with free Wi-Fi.
Gift shop full of Salmon River Rafting and Fishing apparel, great selection of sunglasses including Smith, Suncloud, Fishermans eyewerar and more, we are a retailer for Life is Good, Traeger, Chums and the area's best selection of sandals from Chaco and Teva.
The MRO Difference
Why Choose Mountain River Outfitters
MRO operates year round and we are permitted and licensed for more river miles in the Idaho wilderness than any other outfitter. This gives us a better chance to get you to the best fishing in the Idaho Wilderness. The experience of being in Hells Canyon or on the Salmon River the "River of No Return" watching Eagles, Big Horn Sheep, Elk and Deer while casting to your fish of choice is something very special. We don't just get you on fish but we give our clients incredible fishing experiences.
No other outfitter offers our quality, professionalism and methods for ensuring exceptional service and attention to detail. We know what makes the perfect Idaho river rafting vacation, and we are committed to providing this for every trip. We have the lowest guide to guest ratio to ensure personalized attention and uncrowded boats.
The Best Gear and Boats
Choose your experience - we offer both Drift Boat or Jet Boat
Professional staff and guides - we fish year around
Over 20 years of guiding experience
2 Incredible Lodges in the Wilderness
Experience the Frank Church “River of No Return” Wilderness. If you have been feeling like you and your loved ones are a little too “plugged in and unconnected” you need to visit the Ram House lodge on Mackay Bar. You will renew family ties with good conversations, nature walks, and evenings around a campfire. Everyone can go their own way during the day and then regroup at mealtimes to relive their adventures. You can make your stay as relaxing or active as you want and will always be surrounded by Salmon River serenity. You can relax on the deck or play along the rivers edge or you may choose to explore additional sites such as a Buckskin Bills historic homestead and the blue ribbon trout fishing of the South Fork.
The Ram House Lodge has 43 acres of private land for you and your family to enjoy on Mackay Bar. Whether your looking for stress relief or adventure, the Ram House Lodge on Mackay Bar is the perfect retreat for romantic getaway’s, corporate retreats, family reunions or wedding parties.
Five unique, scenic cabin rentals right on the Salmon River!
Bring your fishing pole to the vacation rental lodge on the Salmon River, or simply enjoy a walk on the private river front beach. Yep! And I mean a sandy beach! Picnic area and grass for the kids. Each Salmon River cabin rental lodge has its own Bar-B-Que and outside lounge chairs
So much to do...
Surrounded by nearby hiking trails, ATV trails, and only a few miles from Hells Canyon on the mighty Snake River, enjoy activities such as hiking, snowmobiling, and guided fishing trips at our cabin rentals on the Salmon River in Idaho!
White Bird, ID
Come and stay on the confluence of the majestic Salmon River at Salmon Rapids Lodge! You will feel right at home with all of our guestroom amenities including coffee maker, hair dryer, refrigerator, ironing board set, flat screen television, and pillow top mattresses. Fresh baked cookies and ice cold milk will complete every evening during your stay!
Complimentary high speed wireless internet access is available in your guestroom and throughout the lodge. Enjoy our large indoor pool, outdoor hot tub, exercise room, and gift shop at Salmon Rapids Lodge. Our Deluxe Continental Breakfast is included with your stay and the entire hotel is 100% non-smoking. Pets allowed for a small fee based on availability. Meeting room available to your business or special event needs. Contact our Director of Sales for corporate retreat inquiries, on-site catering, wedding venue availability, and package specials. AAA – 3 Diamond hotel.