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Whitewater Rafting with Mother Lode River Center

Sun Sep 22, 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM PST
6280 CA-49, Lotus, CA, 95651 Map
$80 - $100
Camping & Outdoors
Adult, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
Come experience the most popular river for whitewater rafting in California with Mother Lode River Center. With 45 years of experience, Mother Lode River Center will guide you down the South Fork of the American River, through class II & III rapids, as you take in the beautiful scenery around you.This wild and scenic river trip allows guests to view wide quartz veins, light gray granite and dark grey and black layers of alternating sandstone and some wildlife! You’ll get to take a nice lunch break on a sandy beach where you’re welcome to take a swim.

Included: Safety equipment for rafting, safety talk before getting on the water, river guide in each raft for guided instruction on the water, shuttle post-rafting from take out back to river center.

Transportation to Mother Lode River Center and lunch is not included, please pack your own food and water. 

What to bring: Water, lunch, hat for shade, and water shoes (or any shoe with a heel strap). *Optional: cash to tip river guide 

Fee: $80 for Girl Members,  $80 for Adult Members, $100 for Girl Non-Members, $100 for Adult Non-Members

Age Level: Must be 10 years of age or older

Adult Supervision: Ratio standards, according to page 6 of the Safety Activity Checkpoints document, must be followed throughout the trip. Click here to see adult supervision standards. This trip takes place mostly on the water, so adults providing supervision will need to register and participate in whitewater rafting activity for the duration of the trip.

Registration CLOSES when full or at 5:00 p.m. on 9/18/2019. 

Our refund policy is outlined below:

  • Refunds will not be given for activities or training fees of $5 and less.
  • All other activities will be processed as follows:
    • 21 calendar days before the activity – 100%
    • 12-20 calendar days before the activity – 50%
    • 11 or fewer calendar days before the activity – No refunds