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Slideshow: The Best Places for Whitewater Rafting

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Memorial Day is right around the corner so it’s time to start planning summer activities. This week’s Best Places for Everything slideshow is getting you out on the river for some summer whitewater rafting adventures.

Peter’s new book, The Best Places for Everything–available now at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indiebound and your local bookstore–has more than 20 of the world’s best whitewater rapids  with opportunities from absolute beginner to extreme expert. Today we’re giving you a sneak peek at just a few. Check back every Friday for a different look at some of Peter’s best places.

1. Salmon River, Idaho


Image Credit: River Time

The Salmon River has created the deepest canyon in North America and has become one of the most iconic whitewater rafting spots. For beginners and families, visit the Main Salmon, which has Class II and Class III rapids. For a guided option, River Time runs multi-day trips.