Encounter Ultimate Adventure

In IDAHO'S Frank Church Wilderness on the Shores of the Salmon River

Your Idaho Wilderness Adventure Destination!

We’re now booking dates for 2023 & 2024

Embark on Adventure in Idaho's Frank Church Wilderness

Accessible only by jet boat, raft, airplane or seasonal ATV road, Mackay Bar Ranch is one of the most unique getaways offered in the lower 48 states.   Mackay Bar Ranch offers the perfect venue for all-inclusive vacation packages for hunting and fishing adventures, family reunions, weddings, and special events hosted in a beautiful, private wilderness setting.

We cater to large groups and provide one of the most scenic and unique destinations for Weddings, Family Reunions, Travel Groups, Corporate Groups and Special Interest Groups in an exclusive, pristine setting for those seeking adventure, fun suitable for all ages, and unforgettable memories.

Mackay Bar is a bonded and insured Idaho Outfitter
Idaho Outfitter License #17840

Buck and Joni Dewey

About Us

Mackay Bar Ranch was purchased in 2012 by Buck and Joni Dewey. Our staff and crew here is dedicated to making your stay unforgettable!

Mackay Bar Ranch is in the heart of the Frank Church Wilderness.

Getting to the Ranch

Located in the heart of Idaho's Frank Church Wilderness, most guests fly into Boise Idaho and drive to Riggins Idaho where the boat awaits you!

Chittem Rapids - Vinegar Creek to Mackay Bar via Jet Boat on the Salmon River


Review our photo and video gallery to see all that Mackay Bar has to offer! From activities such as boating and fishing to lodging and meals!

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