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Action Whitewater Adventures - Day Trips

6260 State Highway 49, Lotus, CA 95651-9704
+1 888-922-8466
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Full Day Chili Bar and The Gorge

Excellent, experienced guides. Well organized. Lots of fun. Morning Chili Bar was a good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathy B
San Jose
via mobile
American River - Middle Fork

This was my first whitewater rafting trip and it was fantastic! The guides were super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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6260 State Highway 49, Lotus, CA 95651-9704
+1 888-922-8466
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, experienced guides. Well organized. Lots of fun. Morning Chili Bar was a good introduction. Helped calm our nerves. Great lunch of all you can eat burgers and hot dogs. Afternoon on The Gorge with many exciting class 3 rapids but also many miles of...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first whitewater rafting trip and it was fantastic! The guides were super friendly and helpful. We were able to go down Tunnel Chute which is a class IV. The lunch included was decent, they brought avocado for the sandwiches! Out of the...More

Thank MissyRice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing time all in thanks to the best guide, BRODY!! The trip started off shaky due to the whole pod having to wait 30+ minutes on some latecomers who were enjoying a leisure breakfast, but alas was saved due to our awesome...More

Thank Gina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on time, 11am, but had to wait for folks who were 20 minutes late. The guides were all nice and cool. We got Kelly who is AWESOME!! Thankfully, they told us to be sure, many times, that our vests fit like corsets. DO...More

1  Thank shisha71
Reviewed 15 May 2017

My grown daughter and I went rafting for Mother's Day. This was the first time for both of us. I am a grandmother of 12...the rivers are HIGH this year and COLD, so I was apprehensive. Our guide was Bama, and he was just so...More

1  Thank Jan501
Reviewed 6 May 2017

There were six of us on this trip. For half of us, it was our first time white water rafting, and that's including a 12 year old. After speaking with Matthew at Action Whitewater, we thought it most appropriate to do the Gorge. I was...More

1  Thank krisbsf
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I went for my boyfriend birthday and his son went with us and it was amazing. It was my first time whitewater rafting and I would so do it again and use that the same company they where very organized and also gave everyone a...More

1  Thank Liz V
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We had a party of 6 from the age of 15-63. Our guide was Fabio. He was an excellent guide who definitely knew every turn of the river. The rapids were everything from gentle to hold on tight!! We had a great time. The kids...More

1  Thank TravelNinjas4
Reviewed 21 August 2016

It was a sensational time and what made it amazing was our tour guide/water rafting expert Oscar! We signed up for the full day 21 miles journey with a tasty lunch (burgers, hot dogs and veggie burgers for my two daughters) The water temp was...More

1  Thank JetSettingJackie
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This was my first rafting experience on the American but it will NOT be my last! We chose AWA because one of our office Staff (Maria) had gone with AWA last year. The choice could not have been better! AWA was an excellent host. The...More

1  Thank Don P
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Response from Jan501 | Reviewed this property |
You can, if it is waterproof and if you have a way to attach it to your body so you won't lose it. But really, you will be way too busy paddling, to be able to use it. At Troublemaker, the last and biggest rapids on our Half... More