BBQ Trail Ride
Looking for that western experience - Whitebird Summit Adventures offer scenic trail rides overlooking the White Bird Canyon, the Salmon River basin, Heaven's Gate Peaks, and the Camas Prairie. You can see 5 states from the summit of White Bird Hill. Learn more about the Nez Perce Indian war that took place in 1877 in the White Bird Canyon. Wooly Mammoths remains found in Tolo lake located on the prairie. So much to see on the ride and end the evening with a Western BBQ dinner enjoy Terri's famous Cowboy beans, grilled meats over an open fire. Then we will hit the campfire for some cowboy talk and roasting marshmallows and hot pie sandwiches over the open fire. We offer special group rates for groups of 6 or more.
Space is limited on these rides so make sure to get your reservations in early
Call Terri today 208-983-1802
Whitebird Summit Adventures is owned and operated by Frank and Terri Schmitz and rides take place from the Whitebird Summit Lodge located outside Grangeville Idaho. Lodging is also available year round.
Jet the Snake River
The Snake River is a major river in the greater Pacific Northwest in the United States. It is the largest and longest tributary of the Columbia River, which is the largest North American river that empties into the Pacific Ocean
You will jet boat through the Wild River Section and the Natural Wilderness Preserve area. This tour takes you safely up stream in our comfortable, through all the big whitewater rapids, through the deepest most rugged part of Hells Canyon, all the way to the Dam and Visitor Center.
Jet the Snake River - one night lodging - full day jet boat tour to the dam - including full breakfast - nightly camp fire.
Ride the Summit
Trail rides out of the lodge overlooking the Camas Prairie, the Gospel Hump Wilderness area and the Salmon River Valley. Ride through historic grounds and listen to Frank tell the story of the Nez Perce Indian War from 1877 while tracing the steps of Chief White Bird and Chief Joseph. On the full day rides enjoy a picnic lunch with breathtaking views of the canyon below. Offering BBQ dinner trail rides that include roasting smores over the bon fire after dinner. With our gentle stock that has been born and raised right here at the Bed and Breakfast. You do not have to stay at the lodge in order to participate in the trail rides.
Our trail rides take place daily out of the lodge with half day trips and full day trips.
Call Terri for group rates. 208-983-1802
Saddle & Paddle
Spend an afternoon on the Salmon River with a half day white water rafting trip. A fun filled 10 mile raft trip that is great for putting a little more excitement into your summer. A great adventure that fits into a tight schedule or just looking for an action packed 4 hour activity your whole family will enjoy. Fun river games and 4 class III+ rapids of the Salmon River will surely leave you with a smile on your face.
Have an evening by our nightly bon-fire roasting marshmallows and reminising about your day under the stars. A wonderful night sleep at the Whitebird Summit lodge and a full breakfast before you start your next adventure.
Enjoy a half day on one of our gentle horses through the Nez Perce forest over looking the White Bird Canyon. Views of the Camas Prarie you will see Tolo Lake where the remains of Wooly Mammoths were discovered in the early 1990's. The landscape is a patchwork of wheat , canola and hay fields. You will be able to see the peaks of the Seven Devils mountain range located in Hells Canyon. These trips are for all ages.
Bring the family to North Central Idaho and enjoy the outdoors. Spend two nights at the Whitebird Summit Lodge that includes a full breakfast each morning. After your morning breakfast saddle up for a half day trail ride out of the lodge. The ride will take you through forested areas over looking the Salmon River basin,White Bird Canyon, the Camas Prarie. With views of the peaks of the Seven Devil Peaks in Hells Canyon and the Gospel Hump Wilderness area. The views are breathtaking. The kids will enjoy our gentle stock and can take a dip in the indoor pool after the ride. Spend time around the camp fire at night and roast marshmallows reminising about your adventure of the day.
After breakfast take a scenic drive along the Salmon river and head into Riggins for your next adventure. Spend time on the river a fun filled 10 mile raft trip that is great for putting a little more excitement into your summer. A great adventure that fits into a tight schedule or just looking for an action packed 4 hour activity your whole family will enjoy. Fun river games and 7 class III+ rapids of the Salmon River will surely leave you with a smile on your face.
Bring your pictures back to the lodge that night and share all the fun you had with the other guests at the lodge.
Package includes two nights lodging, full breakfast each morning. Half day activities of horse trail riding on one of our gentle stock and a half day white water rafting trip on the Salmon River. Sign up for our weekly specials and promotions are listed each week
There are many other activities to do with your stay at the lodge. Great family fishing close by at Tolo lake and Winchester lake. Blue Fox movie theater down town Grangeville. Check out the beach just minutes from the lodge.
20% savings on Spring bookings
Winter Wonderland and Spring Fling savings
If you are looking for a weekend retreat "On Top of the World" join us this winter. Snow shoe the summit with Winter Wonderland views of the Camas Prairie, White Bird Canyon and the Salmon River Basin. This year we have some awesome snow. Bring your cross country skies or your snow mobile and you have miles of groomed trails to enjoy. Not too many people on the groomed trails so you will enjoy a weekend wonderland. At night enjoy our hot tub under the stars. Enjoy the fireplace in the great room and a full cooked home made breakfast in the morning.
Offering a 20% off on all bookings with a two night stay.