Discovery Jet Boat Tours
Unplug, Reset, & Get Ready to Discover Your Rogue! A Discovery Tour is a complete Oregon experience, packed full of spectacular scenery, meaningful history, wildlife viewing, and thrilling jet boating with 360’s of course. A perfect way to make lasting memories with family and friends in a stunning natural setting.
2.5 hours long, departing daily at 9:30 a.m.,12:15, 3:00, and 5:45 - May through mid-September. All tours start and end at Touvelle State Park. All ages are welcome with the back rows reserved for families with babies, the elderly, or those that are pregnant. Depending on bookings, our tour sizes range from 5-25 passengers per boat. Private Charter bookings are welcome. Total seats for Discovery Tours at one time for private groups are 53.
Larger groups than listed may want to take advantage of our Discovery Park Experience or “Fun Runs”. For more information click here.
Ticket purchase requires a 50% deposit at time of booking, with remaining balance paid on day of tour. Cancellations are accepted up until 24 hrs. before trip with deposit carried forward to a future booking. Separate payments for one booking are available through website. No shows and last-minute cancellations are charged in full.
Each Discovery Tour starts at Touvelle State Park where the first 1 hr 15 minutes on the river is spent exploring upriver, with the turnaround point being Rattlesnake rapids below Dodge Bridge. You will then make your way to the one of a kind Discovery Park for a 45 min layover with time for bathroom breaks, optional adventure activities, our famous souvenir arrowhead hunt, picnicking, or just plain relaxation before getting back on the boat to finish the rest of the tour.
You are welcome to bring your own picnic items on the boat in a small cooler. Snack food including ice cream, drinks, wine, beer/cider are available for sale at the Discovery Park Gift Shop.
Canoe/Pedal Boat or Fishing pole rentals are not included with ticket purchase but may be added once you arrive to the Discovery Park. Swimming is popular and done at your own risk with no lifeguard on duty. Life jackets are available for all water activities, but you are welcome to bring your own for use at Touvelle State Park and the Discovery Park.
Fishing opportunities: The Discovery Park is home to Lake Rogue Jetter. A private 40 acre little lake that is considered World Class for bass fishing and also contains bass, carp, and blue gill. Beginner fishing pole rentals are available for $4. You are welcome to bring your own gear as well. Gear must be folded down and not rigged to load jet boat for tour. Fishing is catch and release. A fishing license is not required on our private lake.
After your layover at the Discovery Park, you will venture down river with the turnaround point being the Historic Gold Rey Dam site, before making your way back to Touvelle State Park to end the tour. Select the BOOK NOW button to check availability/prices and DISCOVER Oregon’s Famous one stop Adventure Experience- loved by locals and visitors alike!
*Oregon State Marine Board regulations, Ages 12 and under are required to wear our provided Type 1 Life Jackets. Optional for ages 13 and up. You are welcome to bring your own life jackets for use at Touvelle State Park and the Discovery Park.