Alaska, Idaho, and Oregon River Adventures
Dory on the Salmon

About Sundog Expeditions

A brief welcome and Introduction to Sundog Expeditions

At Sundog Expeditions, we are committed to providing the best, safest, and most personal adventure vacations possible. Our river trips take you to some of the most distinctively beautiful places in North America; Sundog guides are professionals who are trained in boating, safety and first aid; equipment is state-of-the-art; and the food is exceptional.

Why choose Sundog Expeditions?
This is your vacation and we want it to be really special and because we are a small company we can offer you a personal experience. With our low guest to guide ratio and a focus on quality, our trips provide the opportunity for you to participate at a level of activity and comfort just right.

Who can participate?
You! We have trips for people of all ages and experience levels. Our guests range from novice campers to skilled outdoor enthusiasts, from young families to solo travelers in their active 80’s. We welcome singles, couples, partners, friends and groups. Individuals with disabilities and food challenges are welcome. Call us and we’ll help find just the right river trip.

Why doesn’t Sundog Expeditions provide online trip registration, like all of the other companies?
We’re different! We want to provide you with the best trip possible and we think communication is the key, so give us a call or send us an email.  We’re available seven days a week.


Salmon River Dories, Inc dba SUNDOG EXPEDITIONS, an Idaho Corporation, is a fully licensed, bonded and insured outfitter/tour operator. Operations warehouses are located in Deary, Idaho and Valdez, Alaska.

OREGON OPERATIONS Salmon River Dories, Inc. dba SUNDOG EXPEDITIONS is a permittee off the Umatilla National Forest, holds a special recreation permit for the Lower Owyhee River issued by the Bureau of Land Management - Vale District, OR, and is registered with the Oregon Outfitter and Guide Program, a division of the Oregon State Marine Board

ALASKA OPERATIONS Salmon River Dories, Inc. dba SUNDOG EXPEDITIONS holds a State of Alaska Business License, a special use permit issued by the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, and special use permits issued by the U.S. Forest Service, Chugach National Forest, the Chugach Alaska Corporation, the Tatitlek Corporation, and the Eyak Corporation.

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Salmon River Dories, Inc. dba SUNDOG EXPEDITIONS is an equal opportunity recreation service provider.

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Last Modified 11/2021. Photographs by Lonnie Hutson or Gail Siegel © 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003. 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018,2019,2020,2021  Copyright © 2021 Salmon River Dories, Inc. All Rights Reserved.