The South Fork of the American River in the Coloma / Lotus River Valley is a 22-mile, Class II-III river. Chosen and rafted by thousands annually for its convenient location, easy access, great whitewater, one and two-day rafting options as well as the rich history and beautiful environment.
The Middle Fork American River (Tunnel Run) is an 18-Mile, Class III-IV section of river. Rich in gold rush nostalgia, and blessed with breathtaking beauty, the Middle Fork American River is located in the heart of the Tahoe National Forest, it winds its way through a deep and remote canyon with its emerald green water. Alternately, wild and serene, the Middle Fork offers a combination of thrills, excitement and quiet wilderness.
North Fork American River (Chamberlain Falls), 10-Miles, 4-Hour section of river. The “North Fork” as it is known in California is the quintessential Class IV run. It’s a classic due to its clear water and steep, challenging drops.
Why stop at your rafting adventures, and continue your outdoor experience by nestling by the river for the night. Our campground is located on 4- amazing acres on the banks of the South Fork, of the American River.
Action Whitewater Adventures California Inc. established in 1985 For over 30 years our goal has been to provide every guest with Fun, safe and the highest quality rafting adventure in the industry. With our top tiered staff, world class guides, our gourmet meals and our breathtaking river front campground we are sure you will take home the love of rafting and a lifetime of cherished memories.