Why Choose 10,000 Waves?

Missoula’s original whitewater professionals. Founded by Missoula Kayak Instructor Deb Moravec in 1990, 10,000 Waves has always been committed to providing high-quality river trips on Western Montana’s finest rivers. We have been running custom rafting and kayaking trips on the Blackfoot River and Alberton Gorge for over 25 years.  Our priority is to give you and your family and friends the best river experience possible. 10,000 Waves raft guides and instructors go through an extensive training program, and are First Aid, CPR and Swiftwater Rescue certified. Each trip or lesson begins with a paddling and safety orientation.

“10,000 Waves – Above The Rest”

  • Excellent safety record, our guides are trained by the Whitewater Rescue Institute
  • Complimentary wetsuits, fleece, and paddle jackets
  • Top quality Sotar self-baling rafts
  • Custom River Adventures
  • Family owned and Operated since 1990
  • Delicious Riverside Lunches
  • Hotel Pickup and Drop Off available
  • Riverside check-in location at the Alberton Gorge