OARS California Rafting

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.


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  • Shirttail Campground

    Shirttail Campground

    Foresthill, CA

    30 sites located near a little creek that feeds Sugar Pine Reservoir.

    Sugar Pine Road, Foresthill, CA 95631
  • Auburn State Recreation Area

    Auburn State Recreation Area

    Auburn, CA

    In this beautiful setting next to the Middle Fork of the American River, you have river access and you can participate in boating, fishing, camping, hiking, mountain biking, gold panning, equestrian/horseback riding trails, and off-highway motorcycle riding.

    Highway 49 S @ Old Foresthill Road, Auburn, CA 95603
  • Truckee River Rafting

    Truckee River Rafting

    Tahoe City, CA

    The Truckee River Rafting trip floats you through tranquil stretches of scenic meadows, mountains and small rapids.

    175 River Road, Tahoe City, CA 96145