Mad River Boat Trips- What to wear white water rafting in jackson hole
Mad River Boat Trips
What to wear whitewater rafting in Jackson Hole?
Whether you are a first time
rafter, or a seasoned veteran,
dressing appropriately can
make your rafting trip far
Check out our quick guide to
rafting gear and equipment so
you are prepared for your
upcoming rafting trip!
What clothing should you wear?
• Bathing Suits or Shorts
• Clothing that is water proof or
that dries quickly is best, many
prefer a wet suit.
• Dry Bag, for anything you want
to keep dry.
• Cotton Clothing, it tends to stay
wet and heavy
• Bring too much, rafts don’t have
a lot of space so pack light!
• Expensive Electronics
For safety reasons:
Avoid wearing loose sandals,
flip-flops, Crocs or other loose
Wear old sneakers (that you
don’t mind getting wet), boat
shoes, or other tight fitting
water resistant shoes.
should you wear?
Anytime you are participating in a
water sport, you should wear a life
jacket. There is always a chance you
will fall into the water, and a life
jacket can be critical in saving your
You are 5 times less likely to drown
if you are wearing a life vest.
Remember, life jackets are not Just
for kids. Four of five drowning
incidents involve adults, life jackets
can save anyone, not just kids.
Other things to consider bringing:
Sun Screen – During warm summer days
Water Resistant Jacket – Cooler summer days
First Aid Kits
Leave in your car:
Towels – To dry off afterwards
Change of dry clothes for after rafting.
1255 South US Highway 89
Jackson, WY 83001