Truckee River Raft Company

You’ll cruise through mellow and serene areas with picturesque mountain views and lively little rapids, punctuated here and there with perfect swimming holes and picnic spots.

Their raft excursions consist of a leisurely, self-guided, five-mile float down the Truckee River. Their voyage is perfect for family and friends of all ages. You’ll cruise through mellow and serene areas with picturesque mountain views and lively little rapids, punctuated here and there with perfect swimming holes and picnic spots. They happily welcome dogs and encourage you to bring lunch and drinks (but remember, NO Styrofoam or glass) or just enjoy the view!

  • Hours June/July to August/September, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm daily (water and weather permitting)
  • Address 185 River Road, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Phone 530-583-0123
  • Website Truckee River Raft Company
  • Best Feature The ONLY rafting concession that exits directly onto the River Ranch Patio
  • Rafting
  • Self-Guided
  • Convenience Store

They are located on River Road/Highway 89 in the heart of Tahoe City, California. They have a large parking lot across from the River Ranch called Hidden Valley where rafters can sign up and ride their free shuttle bus to the start of the trip.

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