Hear The Echoes Of Our Ancestors Tour



Join Nimiipuu (Nez Perce) guide(s) on a 2-hour jet boat trip up the Snake River into Hells Canyon. Experience the stories of our people and visit the ancient messages our ancestors left in the petroglyphs along the rocks of Buffalo Eddy. The rich history and culture of Nimiipuu will awaken your soul. This tour is designed be educational and transformational as the sacred landscape and voices of our ancestor’s echo through your visit.


  • 2 Hour Jet Boat Tour
  • Experience oral history with Nimiipuu guides
  • Board your jet boat from the Confluence of the Clearwater and Snake rivers
  • Jet Boat trip into Hells Canyon
  • Visit Nimiipuu petroglyphs
  • Encounter wildlife
  • Capture monumental photos

April to November – *Customize your tour today with a minimum of 12 people. SOLD OUT Dates June 23, August 31

Call 800-5-CANYON for additional information or information in securing your reservation.

If you prefer, reservations for this very special tour may be made directly through Nez Perce Tourism https://nezpercetourism.com/tours/hear-the-echoes-of-our-ancestors-tour/

A more in-depth 4-Hour Tour option inspired by the traditional knowledge of Nimiipuu guides offering more advanced cultural demonstrations, storytelling which reveal the vast landscape of their nation is also available.