South Fork American River – Private Riverside Camp  

Join us for a whitewater rafting and camping adventure on the American River, and more! We have trips suitable for all age including families with kids ages 4 and up! Large groups are easily accommodated including Youth Groups, Scout Groups, Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties, Corporate Groups, Retreats, Family Reunions and more! 

Private 40 acre ranch in Lotus, California – off Highway 49 between Auburn and Placerville

2 person & 4 person Canvas tent rentals

Riverside camping with secluded nooks

RV’s Welcome! (no hook-ups)

Individual Showers (no charge)

Flushing Toilets

 $15/person

Camp is located at 6500 Highway 49 in Lotus, CA 95651.

There are large Raft California signs at the entrance with our awesome #GreenWave logo! Please follow the signs to the proper parking location.

The following rules apply:

  • Quiet hours from 10:00PM – 7:00AM (El Dorado County Ordinance)
  • No Vehicles beyond marked signs/gates
  • Please be respectful for other vehicles
  • 5MPF speed limit on our dirt road (creates a dusty environment with lots of speedy cars)
ABOUT RAFT CALIFORNIA

With over 25 years of running the highest quality rafting trips and river tours, Raft California invites you to join us on one of our spectacular rafting adventures!

We have whitewater rafting trips on over 12 rivers in Northern California, Oregon, and into Nevada! Rivers include the South Fork American, Middle Fork American, North Fork American, North Yuba, Truckee, Tuolumne, Kaweah and more!.

CONTACT US!
Raft California
6500 State Highway 49
Lotus, CA 95651-9764
(530) 626-7385

Questions? Contact Us!