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What Gear Does Raft California Provide

Included with this trip:

  • PFD (Personal floatation device / aka life jacket)
  • Paddle
  • Helmet
  • Professional raft guide for each raft
  • Shuttle to the put in from camp

What Gear Should I Bring

Required Items:

  • Re-usable 20oz or more water bottle (filled with ice water)
  • shoes (no flip flops)


Suggested Items:

  • sunglasses (with a strap)
  • baseball hat
  • Cell Phone (at your risk, it will sink)



  • Wallets
  • Expensive jewelry
  • Pets
  • Kids ages 4 and up
  • non-swimmers
  • people with special needs
  • great for families – bring the grandparents too!
  • 10:30am Meet at our South Fork American River Camp Check-in
  • Short shuttle ride to the put in where pre trip instruction is given and all participants outfitted with gear
  • Enjoy a 4 mile trip down Class 2 rapids ending with the Class 2+ Barking Dog rapid
  • Float back into camp
  • Done around Noon

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Meeting Location: 6500 Hwy 49, Lotus, CA 95651

45 minutes East of Sacramento & only 3 hours from the Bay Area!

Raft California, California 49, Lotus, CA, USA