Rafting in California

CALIFORNIA, U.S.A.—With multiple California whitewater rafting trips to choose from, there are a variety of options for both beginner rafters and experienced pros.

From the South Fork American River to the Merced River, there’s a lot of excitement to be had from California whitewater rafting. Spend two days rafting the South Fork American River and the Middle Fork American and camp under the stars, join in on a game of beach volleyball, and experience great class III and class IV whitewater rafting. Half-day trips on the South Fork American are also available. More than 45,000 rafters have braved these California river rafting trips—will you be next? Join us on a California whitewater rafting adventure today!

Want to experience California rafting without leaving the comfort of your own home? Check out the whitewater rafting cam on the South Fork American River.

CALIFORNIA WHITEWATER RAFTING TRIPS


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Can’t decide whether to raft the South Fork American River or the Middle Fork River? Now you don’t have to decide–you can raft both!

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South Fork & North Fork American River Rafting Combo


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Combine the easy thrills of the South Fork American River with the exciting rapids of the North Fork American River on this whitewater rafting combo trip!

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Lower Klamath River Rafting


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With its exciting but gentle class II rapids, this California rafting trip will put a smile on the little ones’ faces.

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Whitewater Rafting the Merced River


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This one-day California whitewater rafting trip is perfect for experienced rafters itching to get wet!

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Middle Fork American River Rafting


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Experienced rafters will find this to be an enjoyable way to experience the California scenery while getting one hell of a ride.

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Rafting the North Fork American River


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One day, one river. When you sign up to raft the North Fork American River, you’re signing up for one wild ride.

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North Fork Stanislaus River Rafting


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Spend a day rafting on California’s roughest, meanest, most thrilling river.

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Rafting the South Fork American River


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Three whitewater rafting trips available to “wet” your appetite for California whitewater rafting!

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Tuolumne River Rafting


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The Tuolumne River combines the beauty of Yosemite National Park with the thrills of class IV whitewater rafting.

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White Water Rafting Cherry Creek


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The most challenging commercially-rafted river in California, these class V rapids are thirty minutes away from Groveland, near Yosemite National Park.

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