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Goodwin Canyon Double Days: October 21st & 22nd, 2017!

September 1st, 2017 Jamie Low

  We have great news for those of you waiting to hear when our Goodwin Canyon rafting trips will take place this year.  The government agencies and environmental organizations that manage upstream resources have told us we should have great flows the weekend of October 21 & 22! Please read on for more details: . […]

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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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When in Drought, There’s Still Water for Rafting!

March 6th, 2015 Emily Vernizzi
Rafting on dam-controlled rivers

  Droughts. They’re rough. They cause all sorts of troubles, but don’t jump to too many conclusions! Many people assume that droughts = no rafting, but that’s WRONG!!! Despite what you’d think, there’s still loads of incredible rafting options even when Mother Nature leaves us pretty high and dry. In normal snowpack years, AO offers […]

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