Mountain and River Adventures
Rafting on the Kern River
Welcome to Mountain and River Adventures, Kern River rafting located only three hours from Los Angeles, we are Southern California’s best river experience. Our private campground is right on the Kern River and has all of your favorite family camping amenities. Looking for something to do? We have activities for the whole family! Whether you are excited about rafting on the world famous Kern River, cruising the trails on a mountain bike, or just joining us for a quiet weekend of camping and relaxing we welcome you to Mountain and River Adventures.
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We also offer team building courses, kayaking eco-tours of Lake Isabella and a full service campground along the shores of the Kern River. Call 800-861-6553 to reserve your adventure today!
White Water Rafting Near Los Angeles
The Wild and Scenic Kern River springs from the high Sierra Nevada Mountains near Mount Whitney and flows southwest through the Sequoia National Forest toward Bakersfield, California. The Kern River offers many types of rafting tours depending on the time of year and the challenges/relaxation desired.
Choose from hour-long beginner rafting trips or multi-day family trips. For beginners or intermediate rafters, we recommend one of the easier runs on the Lower Kern River. The Forks of the Kern, the Upper Kern River, and the Thunder Run stretches are early to mid-season trips depending on the spring snowmelt and can provide class IV and class V challenges for more experienced white water rafters. The Upper Kern one day trip offers almost 20 miles of Class III and IV white water to choose from and is our primary early season trip offering, while our Lower Kern river trips offer nearly 18 miles of white water later in the summer.
Book your Kern River Rafting Tour Today!
Join us in quaint, charming Kernville, California and let MRA help you “Adventure, Relax and Enjoy” in our outdoor playground! To learn more about our exciting Kern River Rafting trips download our brochure or explore our website. Call 800-861-6553 to reserve your Kern River rafting trip or learn more about making reservations.
We look forward to your visit to our forest and the scenic Kern River!
Let’s paddle together,
John and Rhonda Stallone