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Apple Hill and American River Rafting Pair Well

Combine your American River rafting trip with a visit to the nearby Apple Hill orchards and wineries sitting just above the river canyon. We’ll show you how.

  Published September 21st, 2022

Goodwin Canyon Double Runs

Goodwin Canyon Double Runs: Class IV+ Rafting in October!

Every fall, river guides and whitewater enthusiasts take a short drive to the lower Stanislaus River to close the California rafting season with a Class IV+ splash.

  Published September 21st, 2022

Tunnel Chute - Middle Fork American Gold Rush History

Raft Through California Gold Rush History

Did you know that rafting on California rivers immerses you directly into the rich history of the Golden State? Let’s take a field RIVER trip!

  Published August 30th, 2022

Poppy Hill on the South Fork American

Why Plan a Spring Rafting Trip this Year?

There are many good reasons to consider a spring whitewater rafting trip in California that apply universally, regardless of the snowpack levels in the current year. Here are just a few of them to get you inspired.

  Published May 10th, 2022

The 2022 California Whitewater Rafting Season Update

Check our up-to-date river flow forecast and start planning your 2022 California rafting adventure! Updated September 22, 2022.

  Published April 9th, 2022

In The Press: How a 60-Year-Old Rafting Company Stays Afloat

In The Press: How a 60-Year-Old Rafting Company Stays Afloat

Steve Martarano of Comstock’s Magazine originally approached us about California rafting prospects during a drought. However, that changed once Steve started hearing the family stories.

  Published July 25th, 2021

Hospital Bar Rapid: Class III

One of the most well-known rapids on the South Fork of the American River…the fan-favorite Hospital Bar. What is it really like? Read the play-by-play and watch the video here.

  Published August 24th, 2012
 
 

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