With shops conveniently located in both Bend and Sunriver, Sun Country Tours offers expertly guided whitewater rafting trips, Stand Up Paddle Boarding lessons and rentals, and River Tube rentals for floating the popular downtown section of the Deschutes River.
For the family that wants to fit in multiple outdoor adventures in a day, the partial day “Big Eddy Thriller” rafting trip is the perfect fit. Covering three river miles and lasting just about an hour and a half, this exciting trip ventures on Upper Deschutes as it twists and turns through an ancient lava flow.
If more paddle strokes and churning waves are desired, then running June through September, the guided full-day tour of the Lower Deschutes or Mckenzie River offers a variety of rapids to ride that will give you and your family plenty of grins and even more lasting memories
For the high adventure family seeking a multi-day excursion featuring Oregon’s top-ranked whitewater river, then the newly added Umpqua 2-day Adventure is the trip to take. Winding through the scenic Umpqua National Forest, 25.5 river miles are split between two action-packed days. After each exciting day on the water, “glamp” in style in a luxury tent along the riverbank at Umpqua’s Last Resort.