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Whitewater River Rafting in California Makes Sense

For those who are mad about river rafting in California, this is the obvious choice for the best adventure. Normally, the Golden State is best known for long sandy beaches, trendy bars and hilltop mansions, so the idea of rafting through it might seem a little strange. As those who have done it can testify, rafting in California is actually one of the best things to do in the state, as it incorporates sun, scenery and serious fun.

Other Vacation Ideas While River Rafting in California

Whitewater river rafting in California on the American River is not the only thing to do on this vacation. Because of the location of the waterways, they can be easily reached by San Francisco and Lake Tahoe, meaning that these areas can form part of the trip. Most rafting tours are between 1 and 3 days in length which means there is plenty of time to see what these places have to offer.

Raft the American River with Adventure Connection


A river rafting trip in Coloma, California is just what you need to experience California at its best. Raft 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.


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