North Lake Tahoe has mountains, casinos, beautiful views, and of course, Lake Tahoe. There is plenty to do in the way of recreation and outdoor activities. Hiking, boating, skiing, snowshoeing and many others, but one thing that is hard to come by in North Lake Tahoe is whitewater rafting.
Whether you are an experienced whitewater rafter or are just looking for a day of fun on a river, American River Recreation has a perfect trip for you. Come to the west slope of the Sierra Nevada for a fun filled day of whitewater rafting and stay for the beautiful scenery of the Gold Country.
- Middle Fork American—1:45 hours (90 miles) from North Lake Tahoe
- South Fork American—2:42 hours (148 miles) from North Lake Tahoe
- North Fork American—1:30 hours (80 miles) from North Lake Tahoe
- Merced River—4:45 hour drive (267 miles) from North Lake Tahoe
- Kaweah River—6:15 hour drive (349 miles) from North Lake Tahoe
Enjoy a Whitewater Rafting Trip Near North Lake Tahoe
Within an hour and a half of North Lake Tahoe you, your friends, and family could be on an exciting whitewater rafting trip with American River Recreation. We offer Class II and III whitewater trips that your family can enjoy–and for those of you looking to boost your adrenaline we offer great Class IV whitewater rafting experiences.
Leave the laid back, high mountain atmosphere of North Lake Tahoe and spend the day with us on a different type of water. American River Recreation is Northern California’s premiere whitewater rafting company and we will take care of all your whitewater rafting needs. Come for the whitewater rafting, and stay for the beautiful scenery and views of the Gold Country.