EAST fORK CARSON RIVER – 1/2 DAY RAFT TRIP

EAST FORK CARSON RIVER | HALF DAY RAFTING TRIP

East Fork Carson River | 1/2-Day Class 3 Raft Trip

Trip Highlights

  • Amazing spring rafting experience with majestic views!
  • Non-stop Class 3 action
  • Closest rafting trip to South Lake Tahoe
  • Mellow rapids
  • Short season – get it when its flowing!

Price

Everyday

$99 – adult
$89 – youth (9-17) / senior (62+)

All prices are subject to an 8% state/county river access fee.

Discounts available for groups of 6 or more.

Departure Times

9:15 AM & 1:30PM

River Rating

Class III+ (Adventurous Beginners)
9 Miles

AM Trip Itinerary

9:15am  Meet at Carson River Resort in Markleville, CA
9:15am – 9:30am Shuttle to Cave Rock Put In

9:30am – 9:45am Trip prep and orientation

9:45am – 12:45pm Rafting!

12:45pm Take out @ Hangmans Bridge, just 2 minutes down the road from the Carson River Resort

 

PM Trip Itinerary

1:30pm  Meet at Carson River Resort in Markleville, CA
1:30pm – 1:45pm Shuttle to Cave Rock Put In

1:45pm – 2:00pm Trip prep and orientation

2:00pm – 4:00pm Rafting!

4:00pm Take out @ Hangmans Bridge, just 2 minutes down the road from the Carson River Resort

 

Please note times are an approximation and we may end up running ahead of, or behind schedule…we like to call it “river time”!

 

Directions

Meeting Location: Carson River Resort, Markleeville, CA

Travel time is approximately 45 minutes South of South Lake Tahoe, 2.25 hours from Sacramento, and about 4 hours from most Bay Area Locations.

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Trip Planning Info

East Fork Carson River – Class 3 Trip Rafting Photos

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East Carson River Rafting – Local Hotels, Motels, Bed & Breakfasts

All accommodations located in Markleeville, CA 96120 unless otherwise stated.

 

  • Carson River Resort – 2.5 miles S. of Markleeville. Cabins with showers/baths, kitchenettes. RV hookups and tent sites. Our usual meeting location for our trips. (877) 694-2229, (530) 694-2229.
  • Woodfords Inn – At junction of Hwy. 89/88 in Woodfords. (855) 694-2111, (530) 694-2111
  • Creekside Lodge 14820 California 89. Newly renovated, 12 rooms. Cable TV & phones. (530) 694-2411, (866) 802-7335.
  • Sorensen’s – 14255 Hwy. 88, Hope Valley, CA 96120. Located west of Hwy. 89/88 junction in Woodfords, 10 miles from meeting location. Cafe, sauna. 29 varied cabins, bathrooms, some kitchens & wood stoves. (530) 694-2203 or (800) 423-9949.
  • Alpine County Chamber of Commerce Lodging Category
  • South Lake Tahoe Lodging Options – about 50 minutes away
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!.

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