Idaho June 22, 2019
Paddling Up To Idaho’s Largest Waterfall Is A Bucket List Adventure You’ll Definitely Want To Try
With summer officially here, it’s time to start thinking of all the adventures you’d like to accomplish during the upcoming months. We’re here to help you out by recommending one adventure that should definitely be on your summer bucket list this year. Many Idahoans have already had the pleasure of viewing the magnificent Shoshone Falls from afar, but did you know you can paddle right up to it? See this majestic Idaho waterfall like never before when you paddle your way directly to the base of it. This is one experience you’ll want to check off your list!
Summer is here and we couldn't be more excited! Start the season off right with this epic adventure at Shoshone Falls. Instead of viewing this mighty waterfall from afar, challenge yourself to paddle right up to it for an unforgettable experience.
Don't get us wrong. Shoshone Falls is a breathtaking sight, no matter where you view it from. However, there's something about getting the opportunity to paddle right up to the waterfall's base that's is
Thankfully, there's no shortage of companies in Twin Falls that are dedicated to providing you with everything you could possibly need for this unique adventure. One of them is AWOL (A Way of Life) and they are a great option for both beginning and professional adventurers.
They offer both kayak and stand-up paddle board (SUP) rentals, so pick your poison. Each option offers a unique experience, but you can't go wrong with whichever one you pick. Once you've made your selection, you'll make your way to the starting point at Centennial Park.
From the park, you'll paddle along the Snake River until you reach the small but stunning Pillar Falls. You'll then have to carry your kayak or paddle board for a short ways before continuing upstream to Shoshone Falls.
You'll reach Shoshone Falls after approximately four miles. You can't miss it! With awe-inspiring cascades of water pouring down into the canyon below, it's a sight that you'll simply never forget. Paddle right up to the base and take your time soaking up the epic beauty.
Summertime is meant for adventures, so don't let it pass you by without making a few incredible adventures of your own. Paddling up to Shoshone Falls is a great place to start, so add this experience to your bucket list pronto!
Have you had the experience of paddling up to this Idaho waterfall? What was it like? Let us know in the comments! For more must-do adventures, check out
The Ultimate And Definitive Bucket List For Everyone In Idaho.