Whitewater rafting near Lake Tahoe and beyond. Offering 25+ years of outdoor whitewater adventures on the rivers surrounding Lake Tahoe. 
We offer beginner to advanced river rafting trips suitable for all ability levels. From family floats to high adrenaline whitewater!

Current Trips Available For 2022

Middle Fork
American River:
Tunnel Chute

Full Day

Full Day Advanced Whitewater 

Class IV+

Adults (13yrs+):

Boca Run

Half Day

Half-Day Beginner/ Intermediate

Class II-III

Adults: $88,
Kids (7-12): $78

South Fork
American River:
Chile Bar Run

Full Day

Full Day Beginner/ Intermediate Trip

Class II-III 

Adult: $135, 

Kid(7-12): $125

South Fork
American River:
Gorge Run

Full Day

Full Day Beginner/ Intermediate Trip

Class II-III 

Adult: $135, 

Kid(7-12): $125

Picking The Right Adventure!

Family Rafting Trips

These trips are a great introduction to running rivers and have something for the whole family to enjoy.

South Fork American Chile Bar.
South Fork American Gorge Run.
• East Carson Hangmans Run.
Truckee River Boca Run.

Adrenaline Junkies

looking for some extreme fun and an adventure like none other? These trips are filled with whitewater!!!

• Middle Fork American Tunnel Chute.
North American Chamberlain Run.
Truckee River Boca-Verdi Run.

Top Rated!

At Tahoe Whitewater Tours, we strive to create long-lasting positive memories!

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Who We Are

Welcome to Tahoe Whitewater Tours! Thank you for taking some time and giving us a visit. Tahoe Whitewater Tours has been in operation based out of the Lake Tahoe region since 1994, creating smiles and lasting memories through whitewater rafting and kayaking adventures. Over 20+ years of experience, we continue to serve the Truckee, North Lake Tahoe, South Lake Tahoe, Reno, Sacramento, Bay Area, and Central California region. From these areas, our operation spans many different types of river trips; ranging in river, length, and difficulty. We operate on 5 popular California and Nevada rivers which include the Truckee River, East Fork Carson River, North Fork American River, Middle Fork American River, and South Fork American River. From these amazing and popular rivers, we offer Half Day, Full Day, and Multiple Day trip options with whitewater rafting ranging from scenic Class II adventure up to adrenaline-pumping Class IV+. Our trips are suitable for kids, families, large groups, small groups, parties, corporate groups, and anyone looking to get out and have some fun. If you’re looking for one of the best ways to spend a day this summer look no further. Our operation focuses heavily on safety, comfort, and good old-fashioned fun! Give us a call, send us an email, check out our videos and reviews, and allow us at Tahoe Whitewater Tours to show you the best day of your summer!!!

  • We offer whitewater rafting tours and outdoor adventures in the North Lake Tahoe region near Tahoe City, Kings Beach, Homewood, Incline Village, Truckee, and Reno out of our Truckee Office.
  • We offer whitewater raft trips and things to do in the South Lake Tahoe region near Stateline, Zephyr Cove, Meyers, Minden, Gardnerville, Carson City, Placerville, and beyond from our South Lake Tahoe Operation.
  • We offer river trips on the American Rivers serving the Auburn, Coloma, Placerville, Roseville, Folsom, Grass Valley, Nevada City, Sacramento, Yuba City, Elk Grove, Stockton, Vacaville, Concord, San Francisco, Berkeley, Richmond and North California region. 

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