Whitewater Jet-Boating

Whitewater Jet-Boating

Whitewater jet boats come from a variety of builders such as Duckworth Boats, Hells Canyon Marine, Kingfisher, Rogue Jet, Weldcraft and BWC.Robert Brown

Whitewater Jet-Boating

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Whitewater Jet-Boating

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Heavy gauge aluminum surrounds the jet boat's powerplant. Many are outfitted with a torquey V-8 inboard like the 550-hp Marine Power 6.2-liter LSA.Robert Brown

Whitewater Jet-Boating

Air-ride seats help cushion the sometimes jarring ride.Robert Brown

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Stick steering offers a more responsive feel while charging the rapids.Robert Brown

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Thick aluminum plating below the waterline fends off boulders and timber.Robert Brown

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Quality materials and construction are key to producing a well-built jet boat capable of withstanding the rigors of navigating whitewater.Robert Brown

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Whitewater jet boats come in a variety of configurations.Robert Brown

Whitewater Jet-Boating

Torque is delivered to the water via jet drives, with many boats using HamiltonHJ Series drives.Robert Brown

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A sturdy cabin protects the crew and keeps the boat from swamping.Robert Brown

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A shatterproof windshield keeps the windows from bursting and wipers clear the spray.Robert Brown

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Idaho's Payette River offers numerous whitewater jet-boating adventure opportunities.Robert Brown

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Whitewater Jet-Boating

Carl Johnson deftly maneuvers his jet boat along the river.Robert Brown

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High rails provide extra safety on the slippery aft deck.Robert Brown

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Picturesque scenery surrounds the raging rapids and offers a welcome break.Robert Brown

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Top speeds in excess of 40 mph help push the jet boats through some formidable sections on the river.Robert Brown

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Check out the Western Whitewater Association for more information about monthly meetings and river rallies.Robert Brown

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