Whitewater Rafting by Region


California has many whitewater rafting rivers and plenty of professional guide services to make your experience memorable. From the class V+ Cherry Creek, which is considered one of the most technical stretches of river rafting in the country, to the popular American River that traverses historic Gold Country, California has a whitewater rafting tour for any skill level. A diversity of scenery includes giant redwood forests, glacial-carved granite canyons, high sierra passages and it all depends on which river you choose. Some portions of California rivers can even be navigated by canoe.

Whitewater Rafting by River

Whitewater Rafting By Name

California by Region

Smith River Upper Klammath River Lower Klammath River Scott River Salmon River Trinity River Sacramento River Eel River Cache Creek Feather River Yuba River Truckee River American River Carson River Stanislaus River Tuolumne River Cherry Creek Merced River Kings River Kaweah River Kern River San Francisco Los Angeles Orange County San Diego Inland Empire Desert Central Coast Sierra Nevada North Coast Shasta Cascade Gold Country Central Valley