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Amazing Lake Tahoe Whitewater Rafting

Rafting is a fun, team-building activity that groups from many walks of life enjoy. If you’re looking for Whitewater rafting near Lake Tahoe, American Whitewater Expeditions is the perfect choice. Whether you are planning an outdoor adventure for your family, you’re organizing a weekend Scouting trip, or even a bachelor or bachelorette party, river rafting is a great option. We have the best rafting guides in the area, and they will take you and your party on an adrenaline-pumping rafting excursion less than two hours from Lake Tahoe. Your adventure on the American River will be the highlight of your summer.

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Raft With the Best

A man and a woman prepare to head out for an American Whitewater Expedition a few hours from Lake Tahoe.We’ve been taking folks out on the American River for over 40 years. Our rafting guides work with us because they are passionate about rafting, and they love to share their experiences with you. They will keep you safe, but still make sure that everyone on the boat will have the best time possible and enjoy the experience to its fullest. American Whitewater’s rafting guides know the river inside and out, and it shows through in all of their tours. Before you know it, you’ll be just as passionate about whitewater rafting as they are!

A Group Outing That’s Fun For All

It is understandable for people to be wary of booking outdoor activities that foster team-building. Rest assured, we don’t like traditional, lame team=building exercises any more than you do. American Whitewater Expeditions provides genuine opportunities for groups to bond through teamwork, and thrilling adventures on the water. Whether you are a beginner rafting on the South Fork or an adrenaline-pumping adventure junkie hitting the North Fork, you’ll have the shared experience of piloting your raft through the water and forging and strengthening relationships with everyone on board.

A Short Drive from Lake Tahoe

Are you planning an outdoor weekend around Lake Tahoe? As the American Whitewater facilities are only an hour and a half drive from Lake Tahoe, it is easy to include whitewater rafting in your plans. You can join us for one, two, or three day adventures, it’s all up to you. We recommend overnight, so that you can experience sleeping out under the stars at our on-site campground in the beautiful Coloma Valley. Enjoy swimming, hiking, tandem paragliding, fishing, picnicking, and more, or just relax and unwind and make s’mores over  your campfire.

At American Whitewater Expeditions, we offer those travelling from Tahoe river rafting adventures that can’t be matched, authentic and engaging team building experiences, and the best rafting crew imaginable. The personal touch provided by our rafting guides makes each adventure unique. These one of a kind excursions keep rafters of all ages booking tours with us year after year. Adventure awaits! Contact us now or find the right trip and book it online right now!

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