California Whitewater Rafting — RAFT THE SOUTH FORK OF THE AMERICAN RIVER — Most of us probably remember family vacations that were deadly dull. Give your family a different experience by taking them water rafting in California. Whether you choose a one-day river trip or a three-day camping/rafting extravaganza, you can be sure that every member of your party will find something to enjoy whether it’s the beautiful scenery, the physical challenge, or the well-timed lunch after a morning spent paddling through sharp curves and steep rapids.
Kids as Young as 7 Can Enjoy Water Rafting in California
Our easiest trip, the South Fork of the American River, is rated safe for beginners and for children as young as 7 years old. You’ll paddle through more than 50 rapids on this journey, but in between the rapids you’ll find patches of calm water where you can rest, catch your breath, and enjoy the scenery. This is truly water rafting in California that the entire family can enjoy.