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Rafting the American River offers classic whitewater: crisp, clear, refreshing water flowing over spectacular granite rocks and boulders.
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.
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.
Fully customized trips to suit your every need. From Mild to Wild and everything in between!
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.