With a name as enticing as Hells Canyon, it’s no wonder that adventurers want to explore North America's deepest river gorge at 7,993 feet!
When people ask me about my time on UnCruise, a grin spreads across my face as I’m flooded with fond memories and fantastic stories.
The south course is wide and defines a gentle curve at the entrance to the Deschutes River. This is the route that the S.S. Legacy chooses to take…most of the time.
Imagine you are an explorer to the Northwest coast; All around you are reminders that you are alien to this land. Gargantuan trees, their tops lost from sight, shrouded in mist; a tidal river, choked with fish. A solid wall of green forest, forbidding you to enter too far into the trees. Wild elk grazing in a field, seemingly indifferent to your presence.
JR Spencer, a Nez Perce, visit the S.S. Legacy on the river cruise each week for a captivating presentation of his tribe's music and storytelling.