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All-Outdoors California Whitewater Rafting - Day Trips

1250 Pine St, Ste 103, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-3685
+1 800-247-2387
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Safe and fun

Despite some initial anxiety about doing Class III white water rapids, we had a fun day on the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
North Fork Stanislaus - Super Fun!

Just came back from whitewater rafting on the North Fork Stanislaus with AO, and I highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Orange County, California
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All-Outdoors is one California's few original outfitters with over 50 years of experience guiding guests down 10 of Northern and Central California's best rivers. We offer white water rafting trips near the San Francisco Bay Area. Each 1, 2, 3, or 4-Day river trip is led by our crew of professional guides devoted to making your trip safe, fun, and memorable. Please note that rafting trips do not meet or take place in Walnut Creek; refer to our website for location information for each river we run. Whether your group size is large or small, family or friends, a bachelor party, corporate group, or if you desire a private trip -- we're here to give you an adventure like no other. Choose from springtime classics like the Kaweah, Merced and North Fork Stanislaus, an overnight trip in a wilderness canyon on the Tuolumne or Middle Fork American, summer fun on the South Fork American, or a thrilling adventure on the Class V Cherry Creek.This is only a sample of the trips we offer, so check us out online or give us a call for more info. We hope to see you on the river!
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1250 Pine St, Ste 103, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-3685
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Despite some initial anxiety about doing Class III white water rapids, we had a fun day on the river. Our guide Kiki (apologies if I misspelled it) was very knowledgeable of the river, always keeping safety first and successfully guiding us through Class III rapids...More

Thank Gr8Yoda
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Just came back from whitewater rafting on the North Fork Stanislaus with AO, and I highly recommend it! Water levels are really high, and I wish I could have taken pictures of the churning rapids. This is the first time since 2011 that the river...More

1  Thank vbeltran17
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I visited the Cherry Creek section of the Tuolumne River is probably the most challenging whitewater adventure in the United States. Whitewater season is especially long and welcoming here — any time between March and October you’re guaranteed a heart-stopping run through equally amazing scenery.

Thank sharma30alka
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

What a trip on the Tuolumne River 2 day on 1st/2nd September. Have to say it was one of the best experiences of my life. After coming the whole way from Ireland it was the highlight of our trip. Our guides Scott and Carson were...More

Thank Debsrid05
Reviewed 5 September 2016

From the initial conversations via e-mail to waving our good-bye's, this was a first class experience. Myself (56) my sons (24 & 20) & fiance (22) booked a Tuolumne river, 1-day experience before we got to Yosemite. My 14 year old wanted to do this...More

Thank BigTaps
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the one day tuolumne rafting day. We are a family with 2 kids of 12 and 14 years old. At the booking I had some doubts whether it would be too scary for the boys (and their parents), as we had no...More

Thank berend1973
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Safe, Fun, Good/Healthy Food, Great Guides - All around, a great experience! - The rivers are properly graded and accommodated to suit all levels of rafters

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Took the family with All Outdoors. Our first time what water rafting. We did South fork lower. It was a beautiful day to go rafting. All Outdoors did a fantastic job. Our guide Chris was great. He was very knowledgeable about the gorge. Family had...More

Thank Basem Y
Reviewed 2 August 2016

All outdoors did an amazing job on our rafting trip. They lived up to all expectations and exceeded many others. I plan to use All Outdoors for all my future rafting trips.

Thank CJ L
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I had Jeffrey as a guide. Wow what a bad day. It was three moms and four kids we had to row most of the first half due to the water levels and Jeffrey spent the whole time yelling. My children were hot and he...More

2  Thank lanie h
AO_Customer_Service, Manager at All-Outdoors California Whitewater Rafting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Lanie, we have shared your view of your trip with our staff and will make adjustments as needed. AO does require helmets on all Class IV & V trips and makes them available upon request on Class III trips. We apologize if this opportunity wasn't...More

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9 October 2016|
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Response from AO_Customer_Service | Property representative |
Hi! During the off-season months of November through March whitewater rafting in California is possible on the South Fork of the American River on the weekends. Please contact us directly for details, we'll be happy to... More
Mirjam B
29 March 2015|
Response from AO_Customer_Service | Property representative |
Hi Mirjam, you can find our rates and discounts on our website or by calling us. TripAdvisor does not allow posting links and phone number in a reply, so please use the contact information on the right hand side of our... More