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Wenatchee Express Half-Day Trips
Rafting Season for 2015 is Closed on the Wenatchee River

 Wenatchee Express             Wenatchee Express Private Raft

Express Half-Day: 
Perfect for ages 8+ and all abilities, families and groups that may be short on time. 

After a full orientation talk and paddle instruction, the excitement begins immediately as you launch directly into
Upper Gorilla
and Sharkstooth, filled with lots of fun waves.

A few rapids later is Rodeo Hole, where you’ll often see colorful kayakers showing off their moves - this is their favorite play spot on the Wenatchee River.

Soon you’ll be upon the unforgettable waves of Drunkards Drop, exciting walls of green and white water. The finale is the challenging sandstone ledges of Snowblind, and the massive waves of Grannys and the Suffacator. Many more thrills are along the way. 

Our trip ends at Riverside Park, where you’ll change back into your dry clothes, relive your river rafting trip and laugh about the highlights. There’s plenty of time for Frisbee, soccer, flying kites, and anything else you can think of in Cashmere's open and grassy Riverside Park.

Steak(sm)*NEW - Add our Famous Steak BBQ for only $12.00

* Wine not your thing? Call us about substituting a Brewery Tour instead

Also Consider these other Amazing Tours:

Wenatchee River Rafting Full Day Tour
Wenatchee River Whitewater & Wine Tour
2 Day Wenatchee / Methow Overnighter

"I booked the Wenatchee River half day trip because my dad was visiting from Texas, and I wanted to show him how great the Northwest was. I couldn’t have been happier! My dad and I are novice rafters but with the guide's help we caught on quickly. All in all it was a great experience I was able to share with my dad. Thank you so much!!!"

-Casey H.

Wenatchee Whitewater


Wenatchee Express Details

  • Class 3 to 3+
  • Beginner to Intermediate
  • Great Family Fun & Corporate Team Building
  • Minimum age: 8
  • 2 hours on the river
  • April - Mid-July
  • About 2.5 hours East of Seattle
  • Add on BBQ 

Blue Sky Outdoor Center

                                          900 Ste B Front Street Leavenworth WA 98826 

The Blue Sky Outdoor Center in downtown Leavenworth, next to Coldstone Creamery in the Mottler Building on 9th & Front Street, is a great place to stock up on last minute rafting essentials at affordable prices:

* Hats
* Sunglasses
* Chums
* Sunscreen
* Beach Towels
* Swimsuits
* Waterproof Disposable Cameras

Please Note: This is NOT the meeting spot for our Wenatchee whitewater trips. Please meet us at our Cashmere Riverside Park location.River Rafting Washington with Blue Sky Outfitters 


For 2015 Blue Sky Outfitters has hand-picked the following trips as the best Washington has to offer:


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Wenatchee River Class 3-3+                        

Online Booking Now Available!

Click on any of the links below to check available dates, book your trip, and ask us any questions.

Or, if you'd prefer, feel free to give us a call at (206)938-4030 or (800)228-RAFT or send us an . We'd be happy to help you plan the perfect trip.

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