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Best DayS EVER

We did a two day trip: first day was the full south fork adventure and Paul was our guide. Paul was... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Santa Rosa, California
Amazing Experience

This was my first time whitewater rafting and it was amazing! My boyfriend and I booked a two day... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Redondo Beach, California
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Adventure Connection is your trusted local American River Rafting & California Whitewater Rafting outfitter! With over 25 years of running the highest quality rafting trips and river tours, Adventure Connection invites you to join us on one of our...more
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We did a two day trip: first day was the full south fork adventure and Paul was our guide. Paul was amazing - detail oriented, knowledgable and a lot of fun on the river. The second day was spent on the middle fork of the...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This was my first time whitewater rafting and it was amazing! My boyfriend and I booked a two day trip to go on the upper and lower south fork. We had Paul as our guide and we had a blast! He gave us the rafting...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Super fun! Highly recommended! It was a very fun day! The kids loved it, never had so much fun before!

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Had a yearly trip planned for Yosemite cancelled due to the Ferguson Fire. Last minute, Raft California (Adventure Connection) had camping accommodations for our group of nearly 30 people. Great site, with an awesome kitchen space to hold our group meals. Bathrooms are a trek...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We took our grandkids (7 & 8) for 2 days on the S. Fork of the American with Raftcalifornia. It was great. Jeremy, the guide, was truly extraordinary with the kids--he was patient yet firm when appropriate, fun and funny, and a great river guide....More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

We had a great trip with Agua as our guide on the South Fork. We learned a lot and everyone had a blast. The day was very warm and we could jump into the water a lot when not enjoying the rapids. We'd definatey return...More

Thank jbaher
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Was having a great tour and road trip around California and stopped by in the Little town of Coloma to experience some the the sweet rafting to be had and got recommended for the middle fork of the American as it was a bit more...More

Thank Petelodge
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Fantastic experience! I organized a trip for our local LGBTQ recreational group - Rainbow Rec. We had 36 signups for a 2 day Middle Fork American River rafting trip with wilderness camping. It sounds like it would be an organizational nightmare, but Adventure Connections was...More

Thank sneeper415
Reviewed 2 August 2017

the place was ok abut the guides and the food I cannot say enough about how real crappy it was , if I were you I spend my money somewhere else and avoid the trouble.

Thank 51jose2017
Reviewed 31 July 2017

we were on the fence about whether it was worth it to pay the extra money for adventure connection instead of just going with the cheapest company. It turned out to make a HUGE difference. Adventure Connection has way nicer equipment (even the vans are...More

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Nancy B
26 August 2015|
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Response from RaftCalifornia | Property representative |
HI There... SO sorry about the delay. I just didn't see it till now! Okay, for a more scenic drive you might consider doing a side trip up either Hwy 395 thru Mammoth Lakes, then north towards Lake Tahoe, OR coming up the... More
Judiann S
31 May 2015|
Response from RaftCalifornia | Property representative |
Hi there. Thanks for your interest. There are a couple of options. First, our two-day trips on the American include either arrival the morning of the trip (which means you'd have a four meal - lunch, dinner, breakfast... More