Kosir's Rapid Rafts - Whitewater Rafting Wisconsin

Kosir’s Rapid Rafts

Celebrating Over 40 Years of Whitewater Rafting Adventures!

Wisconsin’s Original Whitewater Rafting

Kosir’s Rapid Rafts was Wisconsin’s first professional whitewater rafting outfitter with operations on both the “Roaring Rapids” section of the Peshtigo River and the mighty “Piers Gorge” section of the Menominee River. These are the most exciting and challenging whitewater rafting trips in Northern Wisconsin. We are the only Midwest Peshtigo River outfitter based on the river’s edge at the end of the famous “Roaring Rapids” section of the Peshtigo River. Our convenient and private landing is located at our company headquarters and campground We have a prime location on the shore of the Peshtigo River at the end of the “Roaring Rapids” section of the Peshtigo River. This section is one of the longest stretches of continuous whitewater in the Midwest.

Peshtigo River Level [ +16 ]

Peshtigo River Wabeno, WI

  • Water Temp: 52.7 ° F
  • Flow: 968 ft³/s
  • Water Level: 5.34 ft

Menominee River Level

Menominee River Niagara, WI

  • Flow: 6590 ft³/s
  • Water Level: 10.13 ft


Camping Peshtigo River

Our campground offers a range of campsites including sites with water and electric hook-up for RVs and trails and large sites for groups such as scouts or family reunions. All sites are wooded, roomy, and include a picnic table and fire pit. Our clean, modern shower house offers hot showers and flush toilets. In addition, running water and pit toilets are conveniently located throughout the campground. Located only steps away from our Peshtigo River take-out and less than an hour from the Michigan border (which is the Menominee River) we have a large, wooded campground, complete with a clean, modern shower house. These campsites are roomy and come with picnic tables and fire pits. We have Larger Group Sites available as well as sites with water and electric hook-ups for RV’s and trailers.

Book your bus seat to Kosir’s Rapid Rafts in Northern Wisconsin without the hassles of driving, parking or navigating traffic. Travel is better together with Rally! Rally Bus is now offering Travel Packages to Kosir’s Rapid Rafts in Marinette County, WI. Kosir’s Rapid Rafts is the oldest Whitewater Rafting Outfitter in the area and offers whitewater adventure on both the Peshtigo River (Silver Cliff, WI) and Menominee River (Niagara, WI). Rally will take you from your starting point and deliver you to the river of your choice. Starting points include Chicago, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Madison and Green Bay.

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Kosir’s Rapid Rafts Videos

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Fun and Friendly Staff

Here at Kosir’s Rapid Rafts we have a fun and friendly staff to make your rafting experience one of a kind. Our staff is knowledgeable about rafting, safety, kayaking, tubing, and also about the surrounding areas and rivers.


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🚨THE PESHTIGO IS AT +30! 🚨 Hop on a trip this weekend! You don't want to miss this awesome high water!! 🌊 715-757-3431 ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't forget about our awesome Summer Specials!!

*Two nights of camping and the Peshtigo River Whitewater trip for $40 per person

*Two nights of camping and the Menominee River Whitewater trip for $60 per person

*Two nights of camping and BOTH rivers for $80 per person!

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We just had a HUGE rain storm go thru! We're hoping it pushes the Peshtigo back up into the double digits (we want big rafts again)! Join us on a trip tomorrow or during the week! We're also running the Menominee which is always a great time! 715-757-3431 🌊🌊 ... See MoreSee Less

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Come join us this weekend for some AWESOME whitewater on the Peshtigo River! Don't miss out on this high water!! 715-757-3431 🌊🌊🌊 ... See MoreSee Less

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These storms are hitting the water shed perfectly! The water is going to be great on the Peshtigo! Hop on trips this weekend! We still have openings! You don't want to miss this water! 🌊🌊🌊 ... See MoreSee Less

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We have spots open on trips going out tomorrow at 9:00AM, 12:00PM, and possibly 3:00PM! Give us a call and let us know you're coming! Don't miss this great water! You'd have the option to take funyaks (one person rafts) or donuts (two to three person rafts)! The rivers at a perfect level for funyaks! 🌊🌊 715-757-3431 ... See MoreSee Less

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Tubing Peshtigo River

For those warm weather, low water Peshtigo days, Kosir’s Rapid Rafts offers tubing on the Peshtigo River below the whitewater stretch. The trip starts at our normal takeout at the Bridge and goes for about 45 minutes down the river to the first boat landing.


Kayaking Peshtigo River

Kosir’s Rapid Rafts now have sit-on-top, flat water kayaks available for rent. We start at boat landing where the tubing trips take out and paddle two miles down the Peshtigo River and onto Caldron Falls Flowage to the next boat landing and back.

Beautiful, Relaxing Environment

These areas of Northeast Wisconsin are a must see! The beautiful scenery, woods and waters will give you a feel of freedom and serenity. Use Kosir's Rapid Rafts as a starting point for outdoor adventure. We are close to the Nicolet National Forest, the Peshtigo River State Forest and the Caldron Falls and High Falls Flowages.  Many recreational opportunities are available in the surrounding area.

Todd and Barb’s Rapids Resort

Todd and Barb’s Rapids Resort

Todd and Barb’s Rapids Resort also has a full service bar and restaurant offering daily lunch and dinner, weekend breakfast, home made pizza and other Italian specialties. Our dining room provides a nice view of the river. The bar and game room offer a juke box, pool table and video games. Visit our bar & gameroom page for more information. Todd and Barb’s Rapids Resort offers overnight accommodations in their 4 rustic cabins. These cabins are right on the river and are fully updated with modern conveniences. Available mid-April through deer-gun season in November, the cabins are within a few short steps to the bar, restaurant, raft company and campground. Visit our Lodging page for full details. Todd and Barb’s Rapids Resort has your needs covered if you are camping next door with Kosir’s too. Ice, packaged goods, food and drink and much more is available here for the visiting camper.

So What's It all About?

For over 40 years, Kosir’s Rapid Rafts has been introducing people in the Midwest to whitewater rafting. Once here, most visitors find that our service and locations make it worth coming back again, year after year. We have been providing the latest, state of the art equipment, along with a friendly professional staff since 1975 with two convenient locations to make your trips to the northwoods that much more enjoyable.

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Book your Wisconsin whitewater rafting trip on the Peshtigo River or the Menominee River with Kosir’s Rapid Rafts today!