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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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Great day on the water

Had a really good time on the half day gorge trip with my grand son. Guide Samuel made it so much... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris T
San Jose, California
SOOOO much fun!

We wend with our family and friends and did the South Fork Gorge section. We had 4 kids (ages... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paso Robles, California
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6260 State Highway 49, Lotus, CA 95651-9704
+1 888-922-8466
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really good time on the half day gorge trip with my grand son. Guide Samuel made it so much fun for everybody by doing the rapids in a variety of ways; standing, with a person on front, backwards, intentionally hitting rocks or waves,...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wend with our family and friends and did the South Fork Gorge section. We had 4 kids (ages 11-16), parents, and grandparents. Everyone had a GREAT time! Our guides Kelly and Harry were excellent! The lunch was good, we felt very safe, the price...More

Thank KSHfromCA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good introduction to whitewater rafting: fine for pretty much any age from 10 on up. We did the South Fork American gorge trip, which was relatively short: about 4 hours of river time, I'd guess, with regular rapids throughout. My sons enjoyed riding the...More

Thank McDruid
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 11 July 2017 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 10 July 2017

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 1 July 2017

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 16 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 7 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 18 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
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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