Best Rafting From:  South Lake Tahoe


HALF DAY TRIPS


East Fork Carson River: Wolf Creek

East Fork Carson River: Wolf Creek

East Fork Carson River: Wolf Creek

Class II-III+     Half Day     $68.00 (adult)
                                         $63.00 (7-12yrs)

Best From:    SOUTH LAKE TAHOE

$5.00 per person commission

  • Class: II- III/III+                Intermediate                No experience needed
                Great for:  – First timers or Experienced boaters
                                   – Introductory river with great rapids
                                   – Those looking for an exciting run but not to intense
                                   – Good mix of great scenery/ continuous whitewater
     
  • River traits  – Fast moving water with continuous class II whitewater. 
                         – Class III intermixed regularly
                         – River meanders quickly
                         – Steep continuous gradient
                         – Narrow rock gardens
     
  • River Scenery   – High alpine setting/ High desert
                               – Eastern sierras
     
  • Length: 7.5 Miles   (Half Day Trip)  
  • Time commitment:      Roughly 4- 4.5 hour total time commitment for trip.    
                Break Down    – Roughly 50mindrive from meeting location to put-in             
                                         – Roughly 30min to get ready (unloaded/ rigged/ changed/ safety talk)             
                                         – Roughly 2 hrs on river                       
                                         – Roughly20 minutes to rig back into vehicles             
                                         – Roughly 50 minutes drive back to Tahoe
                                                
  • Meeting Times:  Morning Trip8:00am                    
                                 Afternoon Trip 12:45am
  • Meeting Location: Heavenly Village Transit Center- Located at 2 Transit Way, South Lake Tahoe, Ca, 96150
     
  • Available: April – June (water level dependent)     
           Days available:  Everyday
     
  • Maximum Passengers: 6 Per Boat, Plus A Guide
                        – 9 Years and above recommended
                        – Everyone Paddles
                        – Everyone should be in good physical shape (weight limit 250 lbs.)
                       
  • Reservations Required: Yes
     
  • Price: $68.00 per person
               – Includes transportation, equipment, and guided trip.
               – Discounts for groups of 12 or more: $63 per Adult, $58 per Child                                    

FULL DAY TRIPS


East Fork Carson River: Hangmans Run

East Fork Carson River: Hangmans Run

Class II        Full Day      $130.00 (adult)
                                       $120.00 (7-12yrs)

Best From:    SOUTH LAKE TAHOE

$10.00 per person commission

  •  Class: II        Beginner Whitewater        No experience needed
                   Great for: – Everyone
                                     – Familes, Kids, Grandparents
                                     – Widlife/ Beautiful desert scenery
                                     – Perfect beginner trip
     
  • River traits – Starts with meandering river bends and high alpine mountain scenery.
                         – Geothermal hot Springs.
                         – Complete wilderness setting.  
                         – Finishes in Eastern sierra high desert scenery.
     
  • Length:  21 Miles   (Full Day Trip)  
  • Time commitment:      Roughly 7-8 hour total time commitment for trip     
               Break Down    –  Roughly 45min drive from meeting location to put-in           
                                       –  Roughly 45min to get ready (unloaded/ rigged/ changed/ safety talk)           
                                       –  Roughly 1.5 hrs on river before lunch           
                                       –  Roughly 45min to eat lunch           
                                       –  Roughly 1.5 hrs on river after lunch           
                                       –  Roughly20 minutes to rig back into vehicles           
                                       –  Roughly 1 hr drive back to Tahoe   
                                             
  • Meeting Times: 8:30am in South Lake Tahoe
  • Meeting Location: Heavenly Village Transit Center- Located at 2 Transit Way, South Tahoe, Ca, 96150
     
  • Available: April – June (water level dependent)     
            Days available:  Everyday
     
  • Maximum Passengers: 6 Per Boat, Plus A Guide
            – 6 Years and Above Recommended
            – Everyone Paddles
            – Everyone should be in good physical shape (weight limit 250 lbs.)
            – No previous whitewater rafting experience needed. Perfect beginner trip.
     
  • Reservations Required: Yes
     
  • Price:   – Adults-      $130.00 per person
                 – Kids (7-12) $120.00
               – Includes lunch, transportation, equipment, and guided trip.
               – Discounts for groups of 12 or more: $120.00 per Adult, $110.00 per Child                                  

South Fork American River: Chile Bar Run

South Fork American River: Chile Bar Run

Class II-III        Full Day        $135.00 (adult)
                                             $125.00 (7-12yrs)

Best From:   SOUTH LAKE TAHOE

$10.00 per person commission

  •  Class: II-III        Beginner/ Intermediate Whitewater        No experience needed
                   Great for: – Everyone
                                     – Familes, Kids, Grandparents
                                     – Bachelor/ Bachelorette parties
                                     – Perfect beginner trip
  • River traits -Starts exciting Class II and III within first mile
                         – Large splashy waves and river features
                         – Hot Sunny weather all summer long
                         – Historical section with the discovery of gold in the river bed
  • Length:  9 Miles   (Full Day Trip)  
  • Time commitment:      Roughly 7-8 hour total time commitment for trip     
               Break Down    –  Roughly 1hr 20min drive from meeting location to put-in           
                                       –  Roughly 45min to get ready (unloaded/ rigged/ changed/ safety talk)           
                                       –  Roughly 1 hr on river before lunch           
                                       –  Roughly 45min to eat lunch           
                                       –  Roughly 2 hrs on river after lunch           
                                       –  Roughly 20 minutes to rig back into vehicles           
                                       –  Roughly 1 hr 30min drive back to Tahoe  
                                             
  • Meeting Times: 9:00am in South Lake Tahoe
  • Meeting Location: Heavenly Village Transit Center- Located at 2 Transit Way, South Tahoe, Ca, 96150
    Back to Tahoe: Roughly between 4pm and 5pm
  • Available: April – September
            Days available:  Everyday
  • Maximum Passengers: 6 Per Boat, Plus A Guide
            – 6 Years and above Recommended
            – Everyone Paddles
            – Everyone should be in good physical shape (weight limit 250 lbs.)
            – No previous whitewater rafting experience needed. Perfect beginner trip.
  • Reservations Required: Yes
  • Price:   – Adults-      $135.00 per person
                 – Kids (7-12) $125.00
               – Includes lunch, transportation, equipment, and guided trip.
               – Discounts for groups of 12 or more:  $125.00 per Adult, $115.00 per Child      
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