We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Whitewater Voyages
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want similar options you can book now?
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“kern river”(5 reviews)
“raft”(4 reviews)
Whitewater rafting trips on the American River in Coloma, California. 7-acre river-beach campground with full amenities including daily river trips, nature trail, giant chess, pool tables, volleyball, horseshoes, store, and more. Also, outdoor...more
5225 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-3309
+1 800-400-7238
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewskern riverfresh baked browniesraftsafetyguide
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Did a two-day overnight trip down the Kern River. The team was exceptional in all regards. They dealt with my tween daughter, who despite having been rafting several times before, decided to get nervous doing the initial Class 3's. Our guide, Cal, was patient and...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

I got 4 runs on the Upper Kern River . Our guide was Raffi . (Raphael) He does a great job working the raft, and keeping you safe, yet still having fun! They will supply snacks and good sandwiches and drinks for lunch. You will...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 5 November 2012

This review is specifically for the Forks of the Kern trip that we did in June of 2012. However, in previous years we have also done the Tuolumne and the Middle Fork of the American with Whitewater Voyages. Since each of these trips had class...More

Thank ChessHiker
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Outstanding river trip near Yosemite National Park. 18 river miles in one day, mainly Class 4. Incredibly fun and exciting. Our guide and trip leader, Cooper Freeman, was very upbeat, professional and entertaining--solid guy. Food was excellent. In addition to a lot of paddling, still...More

1  Thank dvmspike
Reviewed 11 August 2012

This was our first whitewater rafting experience. We did the 2-day Lower Kern trip with our family of four (15-year old daughter, 13-year old son) and had an absolute blast! Katie was our guide and Ben was the guide for the other boat that accompanied...More

Thank acintron
Reviewed 3 August 2012

My family of 4 (boy 12, girl 9) decided to do our first whitewater rafting trip. We chose the 2 day trip on the lower Kern river with Whitewater Voyages as it was the closest white water trip to San Diego and we had read...More

Thank twento
Reviewed 11 July 2012

We are a family of four with 2 girls aged 13 and 11 so needed a trip which was not too wild but gave us a few ings to think about. So we opted for the day long jungle run and it was just great....More

1  Thank Jimanderin2
Reviewed 17 June 2012

Went with a group of 11 rafting down the lower Kern with Whitewater Voyages. Ernie was our guide (for a boat of 6). One word describes our day on the river: EPIC! Ernie pushed us to take chances and compromising lines and positions through the...More

Thank aautera
Reviewed 18 August 2011

My 15 year old son and I took the Snap, Crackle, Pop tour with Whitewater Voyages. The Class III-IV rapids were perfect for our first time out. The guides were fun, experienced and kept us all safe while we navigated through the rapids. Ask for...More

Thank KathiM_11
Reviewed 2 August 2011

Seriously, that was what my 11-year-old said at the end of our three day trip. Our 17-year-old said it was up there too. We have been fortunate enough to have taken our kids to a lot of wonderful places. Hawaii, the Caribbean, Costa Rica, and...More

Thank JHuante
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Days Inn by Wyndham Pinole Berkeley
324 reviews
2.03 miles away
Extended Stay America - Richmond - Hilltop Mall
77 reviews
2.26 miles away
Motel 6 Pinole
34 reviews
2.29 miles away
Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Berkeley
192 reviews
2.34 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 28 restaurants in El Sobrante
The Noodle House
31 reviews
1.24 miles away
Restaurante Due Rose
42 reviews
2.16 miles away
Sue's Kitchen
13 reviews
1.22 miles away
Pho Saigon Noodle and Grill 2
13 reviews
1.18 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 attractions in El Sobrante
San Pablo Reservoir Recreation Area
16 reviews
2.52 miles away
San Pablo Lytton Casino
31 reviews
2.79 miles away
Rialto Cinemas Cerrito
42 reviews
4.30 miles away
Tilden Regional Park
502 reviews
4.69 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Whitewater Voyages staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines