Lee Arbach


The Boat People Inflatable Kayak & Raft Specialists

34 years in the Whitewater Inflatable Kayak & River Raft Business

We have the highest customer satisfaction. Our expertise & experience ensures you will get the right raft, inflatable kayak, cataraft & paddling gear the FIRST TIME, something you may not get at a big box outlet. We will devote all the time that is necessary for you to make your decision.

AIRE's First California Whitewater Raft & Inflatable Kayak Dealer

We carry durable quality river rafts, whitewater rafts, inflatable kayaks, paddles, oars, life jackets, dry bags, pumps... from boating industry titans; AIRE, Innova, Rocky Mountain Rafts (RMR), MTI, Cannon Paddles, Ortlieb, Northwest River Supply (NRS)... and we offer these inflatable boats at the lowest price possible!

At TBP Whitewater Raft and Inflatable Kayak Specialists we've rented river rafts and inflatable kayaks for over two decades, we’ve seen the worst case scenario for a lot of our inventory. Sharing our rental experiences and retail customer feedback clearly helps you compare similar products to make an informed decision, and we don’t gloss over any negative feedback we get.

AIRE Cataraft Lochsa River - Abandon Ship
Oh Captain My Captain Why Abandon Thee? AIRE Yellow Cataraft.

Our Inflatable Raft and Inflatable Kayak Air Pumps are TOP QUALITY too

We carry imported Bravo foot, hand, and electric pumps from Italy & China, as well as American made cylinder pumps off all sizes & styles. These can be used for river rafts, inflatable kayaks, marine inflatables, or anything else requiring high air volumes. Major brands include Carlson, Wildwater Pumps, the Sierra foot pump, K-Pump, Interdynamics, Mastercraft, our own Boat People top-off hand pump, NRS, the Hurricane 12 volt, and we also stock Whitewater Design's EZ-Pump, though it is not shown here. Call is for your needs and we'll give you our best recommendation. Often something simple and inexpensive will do the job just fine.  Bravo foot and hand air pumps are a great value!

Ortlieb Dry Duffels - The Highest Quality Dry Duffel for Kayakers and Rafters

No other brand matches these European made products for quality. We stock Ortlieb's duffle-style bags with dry-zippers, as well as roll top "Rack Pack" duffels. They are lightweight, tuff, and highly functional dry storage bags with the best hardware you will find. Rugged 1000 denier polyester base and the acrylic finish exterior is heavy-duty and abrasion resistant. We stock the Ortlieb duffels in five sizes to cover all your rafting and inflatable kayaking needs. In addition we carry many other brands of drybags from large backpack style to small, simple roll-top bags, as well as GSI dry cases.

Lochsa River Idaho Memorial Day Weekend 2014

Rafts, Cats, IKs 5 Percent Discout with Bank Tranfer Payment

Raft Inflatable Kayak Cataraft Free Shipping

Raft Inflatable Kayak Cataraft Cashier's Check / Bank Transfer 5 Percent Discount

Canvas Inflatable Kayak Bag
Boat People Canvas Inflatable Kayak Carry Bag. Roughly 15.5” diameter and...
AIRE 70 foot Throwbag with Carabiner Pocket
Hot Deal

This very nice, full featured throw bag comes with 70' of floating rope...

Aqua-Bound Surge Kayak Paddle
Hot Deal

Aqua-Bound Surge Kayak Paddle. Carbon shaft, fiberglass blades....

Boat People 15'3" Trinity II USA Inflatable Kayak
Trinity II Inflatable Kayak - USA 10 year. warranty- only 41 pounds....
MTI Big Buoy Small/XS Yellow High Floatation
Hot Deal

This listing is for the Small/X-small size in mango only; this size fits...

NRS Co-Pilot River Knife
Hot Deal

The six inch CoPilot knife is a new knife that releases by squeezing...

Ortlieb Large Size Expedition Dry Duffle 85L
Hot Deal
New 85 Liter Ortlieb Expedition Duffle Drybag with Drysuit Zipper.
NRS See-Thru Lock Top Drybag, Extra Small size
Hot Deal

Reinforced SeeThru Bags provide a nice way to always know what's inside...

NRS Xtra-Long See-Thru Lock Top Drybag
Hot Deal

Large See-Thru Drybag. Reinforced SeeThru Bags provide a nice way to...