Trip Prices & Schedule

Your staff made a tremendous difference in the quality of our trip and I would like to thank them… I have worked in the customer service industry for 12 years. It isn’t often that I find employees that are so eager to please their customers. Your guides truly catered to us and we will definitely recommend your company to others.

– Maggie W.

American River Recreation California White Water Rafting Trips

 
SOUTH FORK AMERICANSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Saturday
Price
Sunday
Price
Minimum
Age
Family FloatApril –
Oct.
II1/4 day12 p.m.$59$69$694
Chili Bar Half-DayIII1/2 day8:30 a.m.$79$99$896
Gorge Run Half-Day12:00 p.m.$85$105$95
Gorge Run 1 10 a.m. $99$129  $119
Chili Bar & Gorge (1-day)18:30 a.m.$129$159$149
Chili Bar & Gorge (2-day)210 a.m.$259$299
MIDDLE FORK AMERICANSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Saturday
Price
Sunday
Price
Minimum
Age
Middle Fork (1-day)May –
Sept.
III-IV19 a.m.$129$159$14912
Middle Fork Wilderness (2-day)28 a.m.$319$349
NORTH FORK AMERICANSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Saturday
Price
Sunday
Price
Minimum
Age
North Fork (one run)April –
June
IV-V1TBA$119$149$13914
Double Run1TBA$169$189$179
SOUTH & NORTH FORK COMBOSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Weekend
Price
Minimum
Age
2-day California RaftingApril –
June
III-V210 a.m.$279$31914
3-day California Rafting310 a.m.$389$429
SOUTH & MIDDLE FORK COMBOSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Weekend
Price
Minimum
Age
2-day California RaftingMay –
Sept.
III-IV210 a.m.$279$31912
2-day California Rafting210 a.m.$289$329
3-day California Rafting310 a.m.$399$439
SOUTH, MIDDLE, & NORTH FORK COMBOSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Weekend
Price
Minimum
Age
3-day California RaftingApril –
May
III-IV310 a.m.$409$44914
MIDDLE & NORTH FORK COMBOSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Weekend
Price
Minimum
Age
2-day California RaftingApril –
June
IV-V28 a.m.$299$33914
MERCED RIVERSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Saturday
Price
Sunday
Price
Minimum
Age
1-day California RaftingApril –
July
IV19 a.m.$139$169$15912
2-day California Rafting29 a.m.$299$339
KAWEAH RIVERSeasonRiver
Class
Length
in Days
Meeting
Time
Mid-Week
Price
Saturday
Price
Sunday
Price
Minimum
Age
1-day California RaftingApril –
June
IV+110 a.m.$139$169$15916

All trips are subject to additional 8% government land & river use fees.

All California rafting trips are subject to additional 8% government land and river use fees. All California rafting meals are provided with the exception of our quarter-day and half-day American River white water rafting trips. Ice cold refreshments served at the end of all our California rafting trips.

Special Discounts on 1 and 2-day American River Whitewater Rafting Trips!
American River Recreation has always offered California rafting trips at prices consistently below the average rate for California white water rafting. Our Discount Program for California white water rafting was designed to help make California rafting trips affordable for everyone. California rafting groups enjoy substantial savings. Select dates for California white water rafting are also discounted throughout the spring and summer, along with great Web specials.

Groups with limited budgets for California white water rafting receive additional California rafting discounts by providing their own meals. We also offer a number of free and low cost California white water rafting trips for charitable and financially disadvantaged groups. Contact our office for more details on California white water rafting.

Family Trips – American River whitewater rafting
Bring your family to the South Fork American River starting on any weekday during May, June, July, or August and receive a special discount on one or two day trips. For each full-paying adult, one youth (age 6 to 16) will go for half price.

Mother’s Day & Father’s Day
On Father’s Day, dad goes California white water rafting for half price with his family of five, or he goes for free with his family of seven. The same discount applies to mom on Mother’s Day.**

Turbulent Tuesdays
Go California white water rafting on the Middle Fork American River for $109 on Tuesday.**

Merced Mondays
Raft the Merced River on Monday for only $119.00. Save $20.00 off the mid-week price.

Police, Fireman and Military Discount on American River Whitewater Rafting
We offer a 10% discount on rafting to all members and their families of the Military, Police and Fire Departments.**

Web Specials
For more discount options, be sure to check out the Web Specials. **

** No other discounts apply on these California white water rafting trips.