SOUTH FORK AMERICAN, we meet in Coloma/Lotus valley just one hour southwest of Tahoe or 3 hours north east from San Francisco. WET River Trips starts the South Fork American, a class 3+ whitewater trip, at Chili Bar just outside of Placerville, California. Expert guides navigate rapids called "Meatgrinder," "Triple Threat," & the infamous, "Troublemaker Rapid!" This first 10.5 mile stretch is adjacent to historical features such as Coloma State Park. The Gorge section is an 11-mile stretch through a beautiful & scenic canyon where non-stop class 3+ whitewater rapids challenges the beginner or novice and provides unforgettable California adventure! All meals are provided and camping is available.
MIDDLE FORK AMERICAN is a class 4 river for athletic novices or experienced rafters. This equally popular river is located just outside of Auburn, California and is set in a CA State Parks wilderness area. 1-day, 2-day or 3-day wilderness trips are available on this beautiful river trip. All gear is included with your trip packages on this wilderness river.
NORTH FORK AMERICAN is our most popular Class 4+ whitewater trip we offer! Please be 16 years and up with experience on Class 3+ rivers. We need experienced rafters on this trip.
KLAMATH RIVER is ideal for larger youth groups such as the Scouts. W.E.T. has 3-days to 6-days on the longest undammed river in the Western USA. Paddle rafts and sit-on-tops are included on this rafting trip. We recommend the 5-day package for any Scout attempting the whitewater merit badge.
Other rivers are available but are designed for more experienced whitewater rafters. Call for information or see our website!