California Whitewater Rafting Trips near San Francisco and Lake Tahoe
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This page gives you the current California Rafting Rates and Dates with Mariah.

South Fork American River Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
American River Rafting-South Fork-2 Day Trips 21 miles, 2 days rafting, 1 night camping, 4 meals. Day 1: Mariah Campground to Lake Folsom, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Chili Bar to Mariah Campground, Breakfast, Lunch $279 – $309, plus 8% River Use Fee Saturday, Monday, and Thursday $100 7
American River Rafting-South Fork-2 Day Family Rafting  Trips 21 miles, 2 days rafting, 1 night camping, 4 meals. Day 1: Mariah Campground to Lake Folsom, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Chili Bar to Mariah Campground, Breakfast, Lunch $139.50 – $279, plus 8% River Use Fee Every Thursday-Friday end of June through August $100 7
American River Rafting-South Fork-2 Day Wine-Tasting and Rafting Trips 21 miles, 2 days rafting, 1 night camping, 4 meals. Day 1: Mariah Campground to Lake Folsom, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Chili Bar to Mariah Campground, Breakfast, Lunch $329 – $349, plus 8% River Use Fee Saturday, Monday, and Thursday $100 7
American River Rafting-South Fork-1 Day Gorge Trips 11 miles, about 3.5 hrs rafting, Deli or BBQ lunch on river or at camp $104 – $149, plus 8% River Use Fee Saturday, Monday, Thursday, or Daily depending on availability full amount 7
American River Rafting-South Fork-1 Day Chili Bar Trips 10.5 miles, about 3-3.5 hrs rafting, deli or BBQ lunch on river or at camp $104 – $149, plus 8% River Use Fee Sunday, Tuesday, Friday, or Daily depending on availability full amount 7
American River Rafting-Half Day Trips-Chili Bar 10.5 miles, about 3-3.5 hrs rafting, no meals $89 – $119, plus 8% River Use Fee Sunday, Tuesday, Friday, or Daily depending on availability full amount 7
American River Rafting-South Fork-1 Day Entire River Trips 21 miles, about 6 hrs rafting, deli lunch on river or at camp $134 – $179, plus 8% River Use Fee Daily with a minimum of 6 persons, depending on water level full amount 7
American River Rafting South Fork-Half Day Trips-The Gorge rafting, no meals $89 – $119, plus 8% River Use Fee Daily full amount 7
American River Rafting-South Fork/Middle Fork Combo-2 Day Trips 28 miles, 2 days of rafting, 1 night of camping, 4 meals, Day 1: 10-11 miles on South Fork, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: 17 miles on Middle Fork, Breakfast, Lunch $269-$329, plus 8% River Use Fee Monday, Thursday, Saturday $100 12
American River Rafting-South Fork/North Fork Combo-2 Day Trips 22 miles, 2 days of rafting, 1 night of camping, 4 meals, Day 1: 10-11 miles on South Fork, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: 10 miles on North Fork, Breakfast, Lunch $284-$329, plus 8% River Use Fee Monday, Thursday, Saturday $100 14
Middle Fork American River Rafting Days Cost Range
Adult – Youth
Start Dates Deposit Min Age
American River Rafting-Middle Fork-2 Day Trips 18 miles, 2 days of rafting, 1 night camping, 4 meals. Day 1: 11 miles top half of Middle Fork, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: 7 miles of bottom half of Middle Fork, Breakfast, Lunch $294 – $339, plus 8% River Use Fee Daily, minimum 7 persons $75 12
American River Rafting-Middle Fork-1 Day Trips 17 miles, 4-4.5 hrs, deli lunch on the river $154 – $169
$124 – $139
plus 8% River Use Fee
Saturday, Sunday, Monday – Friday full amount 12
American River Rafting-Middle Fork/South Fork Combo-2 Day Trips 28 miles, 2 days of rafting, 1 night of camping, 4 meals. Day 1: 18 miles on Middle Fork, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: 10-11 miles on South Fork, Breakfast, Lunch $269-$329, plus 8% River Use Fee Monday, Thursday, Saturday $100 12
North Fork American River Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
American River Rafting-North Fork-1 Day Trips 10 miles, 4 hrs rafting, lunch. $124-$169, plus 8% River Use Fee Saturday, Monday Thursday $100 12
American River Rafting-North Fork/South Fork Combo-2 Day Trips 22 miles, 2 days of rafting, 1 night of camping, 4 meals. Day 1: 10 miles on North Fork, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: 10-11 miles on South Fork, Breakfast, Lunch $284-$329, plus 8% River Use Fee Saturday, Monday Thursday $100 12
Merced River Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
Merced River Rafting-1 Day Trips 16 miles, 1 day of rafting, lunch
on the river
$125 – $170 Daily Full payment 10 low water; 12 normal water
Merced River Rafting-Half Day Trips 5 miles – 11 miles, (depending on water level) about 3 hours, no meals $95 – $115 Daily Full Payment 10 low water; 12 normal water
Kings River Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
Kings River Rafting-1 Day Trips 10 miles, 1 night camping, 2 meals, Breakfast, Lunch $140 – $175 Daily full amount 7
Kings River Rafting-2 Day Trips 20 miles, 2 days rafting, 2 nights camping, 5 meals. Day 1: Entire 10 miles of river, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Entire 10 miles of river, Breakfast, Lunch $265 – $315 Daily $100 7
Tuolumne River Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
Tuolumne River Rafting – 1 Day Trips $18 miles, 1 day of rafting, lunch. 245 – $215 Daily full amount 12-14
Tuolumne River Rafting – 2 Day Trips 18 miles, 2 days rafting, 1 night camping, 4 meals. Day 1: about 10 miles, Lunch, Dinner, Day 2: about 8 miles, Breakast, Lunch $440 – $400 Daily $100 12-14
Tuolumne River Rafting – 3 Day Trips 18 miles, 3 days of rafting, 2 nights of camping, 7 meals, the 18 miles are divided amongst the 3 days. Day 1: Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Day 3: Breakfast, Lunch $585 – $530 Daily $200 12-14
Cherry Creek Rafting Days Cost Range Start Dates Deposit Min Age
Cherry Creek River Rafting-1 Day Trips 9 miles, 2 meals, Breakfast and lunch on the river $310 Daily $100 12-14