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American Whitewater Expeditions

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What a thrilling day!

We went for Middle fork river rafting half day trip in a group of 15 people. We were divided in 3... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Roma M
San Jose, California
It was amazing experience with our swim team kids and families! Big thank our so funny guide Christian

It was amazing experience with our swim team kids and families! Big thank our so funny guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Svitlana Y
Walnut Creek, California
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American Whitewater Expeditions is the premier whitewater rafting company in California on the American River, providing rafters with first class trips since 1980. Our goal has always been to provide high quality rafting adventures that are...more
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5981 New River Road, Coloma, CA 95613
+1 800-825-3205
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for Middle fork river rafting half day trip in a group of 15 people. We were divided in 3 groups and my group's instructor was Rhys. He was very detailed about the instructions and understood the needs of the group. We let him...More

Thank Roma M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was amazing experience with our swim team kids and families! Big thank our so funny guide Christian and photography team! Camping was well organized and very clean as well. Would love to discover south fork :)

Thank Svitlana Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Pablo as our guide and he was great! He was nice, knowledgeable, fun, and a super guide all around.

Thank Yaroslav V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the South Fork Lower Gorge all day trip with our two boys (13 and 15). If camping isn’t your thing, you can stay at the Best Western in Placerville which is about a 30 minute drive from American Whitewater Expeditions. We were...More

Thank jrc530
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A group of 13 of us went for a bachelor party weekend on a scorching summer Saturday. Only the groom-to-be and his future best man had ever been whitewater rafting and the rest of us had no idea what to expect. We showed up 15-20...More

Thank kgvaldez
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We camped overnight in one of the platform tents along the river and then took the day trip on the South Fork. Both parts of the visit were fantastic. The staff has the cabin tents set up with cots and sleeping pads ready to go....More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I did the south fork trip with 5 wonderful girlfriends. Our guide was Camilla who was wonderful. She was so fun and yet the best guide. I felt totally safe with her. The whole company is very professional when it comes to safety. Stupendous day!!

Thank Nina D
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had a group of 8 raft two days on the American with AWE and everything they did was great. From setting up our camp to the guides and organizing the transfers and meals. American Whitewater did a great job.

Thank bushfamily
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Hands down best rafting trip EVER!!!! we had so much fun and i really wish we lived closer to be able to raft with them again. we came from the east coast on vacation and decided on a whim to go whitewater rafting. so we...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Our trip was amazing and all the kids want to do it again (our kids range from 7 to 11 to 15). Captain Bill from Brazille was the best guide. He taught us all the right things to do to stay safe and have fun...More

Thank Amy G
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Sara W
22 September 2018|
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Response from jrc530 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the direct number for the campground. You could check out the American Whitewater website.