Join OARS for a classic whitewater rafting adventure on the American River. OARS has been providing first-class  whitewater rafting and adventure travel vacations for more than 45 years. We know how to create the magic on a classic  river rafting trip—stunning western scenery, exciting whitewater rapids, top-notch equipment, great food, and captivating companionship.


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  • Sailor Flat Trail

    Sailor Flat Trail

    Foresthill, CA

    The first 1½ miles of the trail follows an old mining road and is relatively easy. The trail then becomes steeper, with many switchbacks as you drop down to the North Fork of the American River.

    Sailor Flat Road, Foresthill, CA 95631
  • Rise Up River Trips

    Rise Up River Trips

    Auburn, CA

    Fully customized trips to suit your every need. From Mild to Wild and everything in between!

    6400 CA-49, Lotus, CA 95651
  • Resort at Squaw Creek Golf

    Resort at Squaw Creek Golf

    Olympic Valley, CA

    Surrounded by six majestic Sierra peaks, the Links at Squaw Creek is a championship golf course that sits serenely at the base of Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows near Lake Tahoe, California.

    400 Squaw Creek Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146