Link Jackson was born in Montana and raised in the Northwest, settling in Idaho in the fifth grade. He graduated from Boise High School and the College of Idaho. His career includes twenty-five years in the construction and development field as partner and CFO for various entities. He now owns StreamTech Boats and Linkjacksonart.com.
A Rare Float on the Best Wilderness River in America Story and Photos by Link Jackson The odds of drawing a permit for a launch on northern Idaho’s Selway River, protected by the federal Wild and Scenic River Act, are … Continue reading →
It started out innocently enough. I enjoyed day trips in my youth with friends on the Payette River in rented rafts and our kayaks. Then came the South Fork of the Payette River. Then the Salmon River. When I was about eighteen and got a permit for the Middle Fork of the Salmon, the sirens’ song of whitewater began to engulf me. Continue reading →