Find Gold Rafting the American River

California Whitewater Rafting — RAFTING TRIPS ON THE SOUTH FORK OF THE AMERICAN RIVER — Those who enjoy thrills and adrenaline sports will have no doubt contemplated whitewater rafting the American River at some point. This area, once famed for its gold, now hold valuables of another kind – memories. Many people have conquered this 119 mile stretch, or parts of it, in rafts, canoes and boats. With all of the wonderful sights and sounds of the area, it truly is a destination not to be missed by anyone with a passion for the extreme.

Rafting the American River is for all ages

While it is home to some of the most exciting routes, whitewater rafting the American River is not just for the experts. Some areas such as the South Fork of the American River play host to more gentle areas of water that are perfect for beginners and amateurs. Children as young as 7 are invited to try out these twists and turns, and there are many excursions that set out to guide families safely and enjoyably down the river for the trip of a lifetime.

Raft the South Fork of the American River
with Adventure Connection

A river rafting trip in Sacramento, California is just what you need to experience California at its best. Raft the South Fork of the American River with Adventure Connection and ride its challenging rapids with our expert whitewater rafting guides. Don’t delay! Reserve your California whitewater rafting trip today.

Group Discounts

We offer the following group discounts for our California white water rafting adventures. You can also check out some of our most popular group rafting trips:

  • 5% off with 6-11 people
  • 10% off with 12-17 people
  • 15% off with 18-23 people
  • 20% off with 24-29 people
  • 25% off with 30+ people

Family Rafting Specials

On our Weekday American River Overnight Rafting & Camping Trips kids are 50% off with every full paying adult! Trips depart on Mondays & Thursdays all summer long! These trips are great for families with kids ages 4+.


2021 Family Rafting Specials

2021 Family Vacation Deals | Half of kids! For every full paying adult, get 50% off a youth ticket! American River 2 day overnight trips