TRIP PRICES, SCHEDULE AND MEETING TIMES

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.

South Fork American – Beginner Level Season River Class Length in Days Meeting Times Approximate End Time Mid Week Price Saturday Price Sunday Price Minimum Age
South Fork Family Float April-October II 1/4 day 12:00 PM 2:30 PM $59 $69 $69 4
South Fork Chili Bar Morning Half-Day April-October III 1/2 day 8:30 AM 12:00 PM $79 $99 $89 6
South Fork Chili Bar Afternoon Half-Day April-October III 1/2 day 12:00 PM on Saturdays and Sundays only 3:30 PM $79 $99 $89 6
South Fork Gorge Run Afternoon Half-Day April-October III 1/2 day 12:00 PM 4:30 PM- 5:00 PM $85 $105 $95 6
South Fork Gorge Run Day Trip April-October III 1 10:00 AM 4:30 PM- 5:00 PM $99 $129 $119 6
South Fork Whole River Day Trip April-October III 1 8:30 AM 4:30 PM- 5:00 PM $129 $159 $149 6
2 Day South Fork Gorge Run & Chili Bar April-October III 2 10:00 AM 1:00 PM $259 $299 $299 6
Middle Fork American – Intermediate Level Season River Class Length in Days Meeting Times Approximate End Time Mid Week Price Saturday Price Sunday Price Minimum Age
Middle Fork Day Trip May-September III-IV 1 9:00 AM 4:00 PM $129 $159 $149 12
2 Day Middle Fork & South Fork Chili Bar May-September III-IV 2 9:00 AM 12:00 PM $279 $319 $319 12
2 Day South Fork Gorge Run & Middle Fork May-September III-IV 2 10:00 AM 4:00 PM $289 $329 $329 12
2 Day South Fork Whole River & Middle Fork May-September III-IV 2 8:30 AM 4:00 PM $299 $339 $339 12
2 Day Middle Fork & Middle Fork May-September III-IV 2 9:00 AM 4:00 PM $299 $339 $339 12
2 Day Middle Fork Wilderness May-September III-IV 2 8:00 AM 3:30 PM-4:00 PM $329 $369 $369 12
3 Day South Fork Gorge Run, Middle Fork, & South Fork Chili Bar May-September III-IV 3 10:00 AM 12:00 PM $399 $439 $439 12
North Fork American – Advanced Level Season River Class Length in Days Meeting Times Approximate End Time Mid Week Price Saturday Price Sunday Price Minimum Age
North Fork Day Trip April – June IV-V 1 TBA 3:00 PM-4:00 PM $119 $149 $139 14
North Fork Double Run Day Trip April – June IV-V 1 TBA 4:30 PM- 5:30 PM $169 $189 $179 14
2 Day South Fork Gorge Run & North Fork April – June III-V 2 10:00 AM 3:00 PM-4:00 PM $279 $319 $319 14
2 Day Middle Fork & North Fork May – June IV-V 2 9:00 AM 3:00 PM-4:00 PM $299 $339 $339 14
3 Day South Fork Gorge Run, North Fork, & South Fork Chili Bar April – June III-V 3 10:00 AM 12:00 PM $389 $429 $429 14
3 Day South Fork Gorge Run, Middle Fork, & North Fork May – June III-V 3 10:00 AM 3:00 PM-4:00 PM $409 $449 $449 14
Merced – Intermediate Level Season River Class Length in Days Meeting Times Approximate End Time Mid Week Price Saturday Price Sunday Price Minimum Age
1 Day Merced River Day Trip April – June IV 1 9:00 AM 4:00 PM $139 $169 $159 12
2 Day Merced River Trip April – June IV 2 9:00 AM TBA $299 $339 $339 12
Kaweah River – Intermediate/Advanced Level Season River Class Length in Days Meeting Times Approximate End Time Mid Week Price Saturday Price Sunday Price Minimum Age
1 Day Kaweah River Day Trip April – June IV+ 1 10:00 AM TBA $139 $169 $159 16

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.