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South Fork American 1/2 Day PM Gorge Run

North Fork American River is a GO this Spring

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Whitewater Rafting in Northern California Takes Skill and Experience

Here at Adventure Connection, we believe water is magical and spiritual. We want you to enjoy your time on our rivers. After careful consideration, however, we have reached the conclusion that whitewater rafting in Northern California rivers can be tricky and dangerous. It may involve skills that cannot be easily taught or learned. Therefore, all of our river rafting trips leave from Central or Southern California.

Skip Whitewater Rafting in Northern California and Join an Adventure Connection Tour

Adventure Connection currently offers tours on three rivers: The American (South, Middle, and North Fork Branches), the high-intensity experience of Kaweah River, and the Tuolumne River. Our staff is very comfortable with an experienced in rafting these rivers, and we feel comfortable ensuring your safety during your trips with us. Whitewater rafting in Northern California may make sense for you if you’re very experienced—and fearless—but if you’re looking for a fun trip with experts who have 25 years of experience, join up with Adventure Connection.


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Sacramento Sportsmen’s Expo

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Tributary Blog

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