The Salt River is revered for its scenery and challenging whitewater. The season is short, trips relatively rare, making Salt River trips even more famous. It's indeed a rare sight to see challenging whitewater runs through forests of desert cactus.
Put-In: Hwy 60 Bridge
Take-Out: Hwy 288 Bridge
Managing Agency: USFS Tonto National Forest
Campsites: Salt River Campsites