Spring Challenge; class 5
The North Fork of the American River offers challenging, splash-in-your-face fun in a wild and scenic canyon.
Wilderness Adventure; class 4
The Middle Fork of the American River delivers thrilling whitewater, wildlife, history and wilderness camping.
Fun for Everyone; class 3+
The South Fork of the American River has action-packed rapids that are fun for families and thrill-seekers alike.
Hit the Water this Summer
Missing the cool splash of whitewater? The thrills and spills? Pick a couple of weekends this summer and get the best dates and itinerary.
What's happening this season:
September is American River Music Festival month on the South Fork
Bringing you the finest in roots music, the 8th Annual American River Music Festival will present over 30 performances in 10 locations throughout the friendly river towns of Coloma and Lotus. Catch this year’s stellar lineup, including Greg Brown, The Bills, Tommy Malone of the Subdudes, Whitewater Ramble, the Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash and many more. September 12 – 14, 2014.
Hot weather, cool water!
Whitewater rafting on the South Fork of the American River continues through mid-September. Contact an outfitter to book your trip today!