Whitewater raft the South Fork of the American River in the heart of the California Gold Country. Our Whitewater Rafting day tour takes you into the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains for an exhilarating day on the water! Descend 15 miles down the American River, navigating Class III rapids such as the Meat Grinder, Triple Threat and Troublemaker, and float past the historic gold discovery site of Sutter's Mill! All rafting gear, training, and professional guide are provided! Halfway through your journey, stop for a delicious picnic lunch by the riverside. After an exciting day of whitewater rafting, dry off and head back to the city by the bay.