California Whitewater Rafting Trips near San Francisco and Lake Tahoe
Mariah Wilderness Expeditions - Coordinated by Raft California

Book Exciting American River Whitewater Rafting Trips in California with Mariah Wilderness Expeditions. Call Now 1-530-626-6049

End of Season Special Trips and Special Prices


We are going all out for this weekend of rafting on the American Rivers on September 3,4,5. A few trips are also available on September 9, 10, 11.

South Fork American River Half-Day Gorge

1:00-5:00PM, 11 miles, 3.5 hours on the river, no meals

Saturday (9/3) $70
Sunday (9/4) $65
Monday (9/5) $60

South Fork American River Half-day Chili Bar

8:30AM-12:30PM, 10.5 miles, 3 hours on the river, no meals

Sunday (9/4) $60

Middle Fork American River Full Day

8:00AM-4:30PM, 18 miles, 4.5 hours on the river, big picnic lunch

Saturday (9/3) $120 Sunday (9/4) $110 Monday (9/5) $96.12

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All prices above include the 8% River Use Fee.

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Bring your family, friends, or come solo for an outstanding experience whitewater rafting on the American River. Mariah Wilderness Expeditions has been providing top-quality, outstanding, safe and loads-of-fun whitewater rafting on the American River since 1982. Mariah’s guides come from all over the world; they are professional, mature, loads of fun, great storytellers, and above all, safety conscious. Many of them have worked for Mariah for over 25 years. Our equipment is state-of-the-art and our boats are self-bailing and hold 6-8 guests plus guide. Camping is provided in Mariah’s beautiful and large private campground located on the banks of the American River. The Mariah campground is one of the largest on the river and provides space for large groups, families, couples, small groups, and solo rafters. Check out our special Tent-Cabins. The American River is conveniently located near San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, Yosemite, Coloma and the Gold Rush area, Napa, and Sacramento. If you are looking for a whitewater rafting adventure on the South Fork American River, Middle Fork American, North Fork American River, we are the best company to travel with. Our Family Camping and Rafting Vacations, Group Rafting Trips and Adventures, Rafting and Wine Tasting, and trips for Solo rafters are the very best.