Category: Hiking Trip FAQ's

Are guide gratuities included?

Guide gratuities are additional and based on 10-15% of your base trip cost, not including BLM and USFS fees (if applicable). For payment, we accept cash or check (made out to your guide). We cannot add gratuities to your credit card. If you have any questions about our trips, please call our offices 7 days a week at 1-800-336-1647. Our friendly office staff is glad to answer any questions about…

What hiking trails are nearby?

The Middle Rogue, Wild & Scenic, and Rogue Wilderness areas have many nature trails to explore, varying in grade and elevation. Here are just a few: Rogue River Trail (Intermediate to Hard ~ 47 mi) Taylor Creek Trail (Intermediate ~ 10.3 mi) Rainie Falls Trail (Moderate ~ 3.6 mi) Dollar Mountain Trail (Intermediate ~ 1.9 mi) Skycrest Trail (Easy ~ 1.6 mi) Limpy Botanical Interpretive Loop Trail (Easy ~ 0.9…

What lodges do we stay at on the river?

Morrisons Rogue Wilderness Lodge is a great option for the night before your trip launches. Once on the river, depending on your trip, you might stay at one or more of the following lodges: Black Bar Lodge, Marial Lodge, and Paradise Lodge. Lodging Options before and after your trip Weasku Inn (541) 471-8000 (about $195) – www.weasku.com Double Tree Guest Ranch (541) 416-0120 (about $145) – www.doubletree-ranch.com The Lodge at Riverside…

What kind of food do you serve?

We do a picnic style lunch that includes healthy light meals ideal for river trips. On our camp trips, our guides will turn into gourmet cooks. They will cook anything from bbq chicken to fajitas to salmon and steak.  They follow it up with a dessert like chocolate cake, vanilla pudding cake, or our famous pineapple upside down cake. Breakfasts could include eggs and bacon, bagel bar, or french toast. Snacks…

What do I wear?

Dressing safely and comfortably (not to mention fashionably) for river trips is a challenging task. It is very important and should not be taken lightly. For much of the season, you will need two sets of clothing: one for on the hike/rafting and one for camp or the lodge. Sun protection is always a priority. There is no shade on the river. Please wear shoes that attach to your feet.…