River Rafting Sacramento | Trip Planning

Sacramento River Rafting Trip Planning Guide

Looking for river rafting near Sacramento? Look no further!

My how we love “River City”. Capital of our fair state, home of the River Cats and the Kings and two of California’s most important rivers – the Sacramento and American Rivers. And just due east, and a few miles away, lie the Three Forks of the American – the North, Middle and South Forks. Each one offers a unique experience, and each one beckons to you to come up and enjoy it’s gifts. We hope you’ll take advantage of these remarkable resources that wend their way through some of our most beautiful countryside. Come enjoy the best river rafting Sacramento has to offer this summer!

Local Lodging Partners

For the South Fork American

For the Middle and North Forks of the American

For the Tuolumne

  • Groveland Hotel: (209) 962-4000 or (800) 273-3314
  • Hotel Charlotte: (209) 962-6455
  • All Seasons Groveland Inn: (800) 595-9993
  • Yosemite Rose: (866) 962-6548

For the Kaweah River

Our Most Popular American River Rafting Trips

American River Rafting, California White Water Rafting
Half Day
Chili Bar

This is the best California river rafting trip for first-time rafters as well as experienced paddlers, families with kids, groups of friends, and company team building outings. Whilst we truly believe that the more time you spend on a river the happier you’ll be…this trip is a gem!

White Water Rafting California, American River Rafting Trips
One Day
Gorge

This is our most popular American River rafting trip, and for good reason! It’s a wonderful day of rafting, excitement, fun and relaxation in a beautiful river canyon with lunch along the riverbank. Family-friendly and great for group outings!

American River Rafting, California White Water Rafting
Red Wine Whitewater

This trip is two days of excitement, fun and relaxation in a beautiful river canyon. 1-Day Wine tasting, 1-Day rafting, one night camping & 11 miles of rafting. Enjoy 4 great meals prepared by your guides, and many other camping activities.

Local Weather

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Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.
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Monday 06/26 0%
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A mainly sunny sky. High 89F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
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A mainly sunny sky. High 87F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.