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Aerial Videos: California Storms Bring High Flows on the South Fork of the American River

February 20th, 2017 Jamie Low

Over the past few weeks California has experienced an impressive series of drought-busting winter storms that have caused Sierra Nevada watersheds to repeatedly approach record highs. Across the state, we have seen widespread flooding, massive infrastructure failures and all-around general mayhem. But you might forgive us if we can’t help but be excited about what this all […]

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New Video: Go Rafting on the South Fork of the American River This Summer!

June 17th, 2016 Jamie Low

We are very excited to launch our latest river video showcasing the South Fork of the American River! Credits: Breakfast Unicorn Productions is a Bay Area based videography company specializing in promotional and adventure videos. (They also happen to guide for All-Outdoors, and we feel very lucky to have such incredible talent here in the […]

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2015 Fall Whitewater Rafting Update for California Rivers

September 7th, 2015 Jamie Low

 UPDATED: Sunday October 4th, 2015 If you’re considering  one last California adventure on the river with us, you might be surprised to learn that we still have options available for fun whitewater rafting trips until the end of October! Normal Rafting Flows Every Weekend This Fall During September and October, rafting trips are only available on […]

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2015 South Fork American River Rafting Update

June 23rd, 2015 Malina
South Fork American 2015 Update

2015 South Fork American Water Release Schedule Gold Rush history, historic ranch land, lively Class III rapids, and easy access to major highways (while still feeling a world away) are some of the reasons the South Fork of the American is one of the most popular rivers on the planet.  But that’s not why we’re […]

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Last Call for the American River Music Festival and Rafting Trip

September 2nd, 2014 Malina

This is it! Your last chance to get tickets for the 2014 American River Music Festival and river trip is here! How many times we gotta tell ya?  It’s an amazing deal: over 30 bands, camping, shuttles to all the venues, and of course a river trip on the upper section of the South Fork American […]

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American River Music Festival and River Trip Sept 12-14

August 12th, 2014 Malina

 Are you looking for something fun to do this September?  Look no further than our fair valley and spend the weekend at the American River Music Festival.  The fun begins on Friday, September 12th with musical performances by groups like Laura Love, Baskery, and the Rebecca Loebe Trio. Headlining this year, the big mack daddy […]

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American River Music Festival September 2014: Raft and Rock Out!

July 16th, 2014 Malina

Eight Years and Counting! Celebrating Music and Rivers It’s back! The annual American River Music Festival is back for another awesome weekend of music, camping, and a festival river trip!  We’re excited to be partnering with the festival again this year, and will be running a special Upper “Chili Bar” trip on the South Fork […]

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Family Fun: South Fork American Float Trips

July 8th, 2014 Malina

Little kids and water–the perfect summer combo right?  But there are minimum ages for whitewater rafting trips. What’s a tiny rafter to do? If you’re just knee-high to a grasshopper and kindergarten is your reality, not a distant memory, you’re not certainly  headed to the Middle Fork, and even the South Fork’s class III rapids […]

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Top Five things to check out after a South Fork Rafting Trip

July 7th, 2014 Malina

Yes, the South Fork American is a great day trip from the Bay Area and Sacramento, but what if you have extra time and want to fill up the whole weekend?  Should you go to Napa instead?  Or head to the coast?  Not so fast, my pretties.  I’m not saying I’d turn either one down– […]

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South Fork American Rafting Video

July 7th, 2014 Malina

Take a virtual tour of the Fair Lady South Fork with us, your gallant hosts, AO Rafting!   Harken to the thrill of class III rapids,  take thee a gander at the riverbank where nodding blackberries doth ripen in the summer sun.  Lo, there is the Lollipop Tree!  But enough of these musings, friends, just […]

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