• Planning a Large Group Rafting Trip the Right Way

    January 20, 2015 Comments (1) Articles

    Whitewater rafting is an excellent way to entertain a large group. It’s an ideal activity for the entire family, even the children and elderly. Professional rafting guides offer various difficulty levels that can be paired to the experience and skill level of your party. Here are a couple of tips to help ensure

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  • History’s Most Courageous River Expeditions

    December 1, 2014 Comments Off Articles

    Close your eyes and imagine yourself back in the 1800s or early 1900s. You’re an early river explorer, charting unknown territories. It’s up to you to navigate new places, endure horrific conditions, manage massive physical difficulties and survive unimaginable, wild adventures. While a Santa Fe

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  • American River Recreation South Fork Whitewater Rafting Cam

    August 6, 2012 Comments Off August 2012

    Check out the spectacular American River Recreation “South Fork Whitewater Rafting Cam” overlooking the storied TroubleMaker rapids. Aptly named for the trouble inflicted on unsuspecting rafters, the ARR web cam gives a glimpse of the adrenaline rush you will get when you raft the Chili Bar section of the

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  • The Best Whitewater RaftingCampground on the River Just Got Better!

    May 4, 2012 Comments Off April 2012

    Adventure by Day – Luxury by Night Rivers Bend Resort, American River Recreation’s private riverfront campground on the beautiful South Fork American River just got better with newly renovated air-conditioned guest cottages for those who prefer indoor accommodations during their whitewater rafting

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  • Keep Rafting Fun by Being Safe this Summer

    June 22, 2011 Comments Off June 2011, Kids and Family

    Safe and Fun Whitewater Rafting California whitewater rafting can be fun and exciting for a range of ages and skill levels.  When choosing a commercial outfitter for your adventure, be sure to ask about guide experience and training levels, safety record and how long they have been in business.  Even though you are

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  • Whitewater Bed and Breakfast Locations

    June 22, 2011 Comments (1) June 2011, Kids and Family

    Lodging Best Picks for Whitewater Vacations American River Recreation offers a variety of whitewater rafting trips including half, full and 2 day trips. Our 2 day adventures include accommodations on our private riverfront campground; Rivers Bend Resort. Although camping is included in our overnight trips, space on

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  • Whitewater Rafting and Yosemite in the Spring

    April 23, 2011 Comments Off April 2011, Kids and Family

      Yosemite National Park offers an abundance of activities for any outdoor adventurer.  Hikers, campers, climbers and nature lovers alike have no trouble filling a weekend in Yosemite. Breathtaking all year around, but visit Yosemite in the spring and you can include rafting the awesome whitewater of the Merced

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  • Happy Earth Day 2011

    April 22, 2011 Comments Off April 2011, Kids and Family

      It’s Earth Day!  You can take part by attending an Earth Day event your area.  Here are a few in the Sacramento and Sierra Foothills area.  These events benefit local organizations and offer fun, food and entertainment as well as opportunities to learn more about issues in your area and how you can

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  • Outdoor Activities for Kids during Spring Break

    April 20, 2011 Comments (1) April 2011, Kids and Family

    Spring break is in full effect, the kids are home and the sun is shining.  Well, most of the time anyway.  For some, getting  your kids to go outside a play can be a challenge.  We know it’s not easy competing with Facebook,  YouTube Videos or the latest Halo game but here’s a list of ...

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  • Our ARR Family – Edison Xavier Poveda Rodriguez

    March 4, 2011 Comments Off ARR Family, February 2011, March 2011

    This is the second post in our “Get to Know The ARR Family” series.   Each year we are blessed with an amazing team; everyone dedicated to making your trip the most memorable ever.  Each of our staff brings a wealth of experience and comes from all over the world to our little town of Coloma, ...

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