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Our Mission:
Mountain & River Adventures creates pure fun experiences, connecting people with nature and each other, through diverse adventure options that suit the individual.
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Custom Adventures

Rock, Rattle, Roll and Relax
MRA’s most action packed day in the forest encompasses climbing, biking and paddling! We begin with a 2,000’ single-track mountain bike descent, repel for 100’ on granite (as a warm-up) and switch over to an 85’ rock face climb back to our repel origin.

After a fantastic deli-style lunch in the heart of the forest, we coax you back on to your mountain bikes to complete the cruise down to the Valley floor to a welcoming MRA shuttle. Grab your pfd’s and paddle because it’s time to roll down the Wild & Scenic Kern River in a single or tandem inflatable kayak. Dinners and/or happy hour available upon request (not included). We can further customize this package by adding camping if you are interested, just let us know.

Call us to create your customized program at (800) 861-6553.

$180.25 per person with Class III rafting $252.35 per person with Class IV rafting

Custom Adventure Packages
Here at Mountain & River Adventures (MRA) we specialize in many activities and realize people would like to sample a taste of each. At MRA, we have developed programs for company team building events, church & youth group outings, Boy Scout & Girl Scout programs, and family getaways. All of the adventures MRA offers can be combined to accommodate one to eight day programs. For larger groups MRA is happy to cook all your meals for you while you relax at our campground. Give us a call and let us know what tu[e of adventure you are looking for, and we will take over from there. We will design a package that creates lasting memores for your entire group.

Custom Adventures are our specialty and can include camping plus:

Inflatable Kayak Option
At lower water times, or if you have previous experience, you can choose to shoot the rapids in an inflatable kayak that you guide yourself or with a friend. IK’s increase the adventure factor for anyone that already enjoys whitewater boating.
same as raft trips

River Clean-Up Option
Be an environmental hero while you enjoy your rafting experience by participating in a River Clean Up trip. On this trip we make frequent stops along the river and clean up litter that has found its way into the Kern. In exchange for your service to our river community, we reduce the price of a trip.
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Interpretative and Educational Trip Option
Skilled guides not only make sure you have fun, but you’ll also learn lots more about the countryside you paddle through than on our regular trips. All questions are welcome as you learn the natural history and ecology of many plants and animals that have successfully evolved to call the Kern River canyon their home.
Call for a customized program and schedule.

Luxury Kayak Trips Option
Perfect for experienced kayakers who want to go on a multi-day trip without carrying all the gear. Guides will point out all the best play spots, shoot pictures, and even standby as safety while you work the waves and holes for all they are worth.
Two day: $200.85/day

Lower Kern, Bike Rental Option
Rent a mountain bike from our Bike Shop and it will be at our Lower Kern Camp when you arrive by raft. Then take an afternoon cruise and explore the canyon from a different perspective.

Forks of the Kern, July – October: Inflatable Kayak Trip Option
At lower water, or if you have previous experience, you can choose to shoot the rapids in an inflatable kayak that you guide yourself or with a friend. IK’s increase the adventure factor for anyone that already enjoys whitewater boating.
Call us for more details.

Forks of the Kern, Fly Fishing Float Trip Option
Let our fly fishing pros drop you into places where most fisherman dare not walk. Our elite trips float you silently into secret eddies and pools where the trout, bass, and catfish are voracious and oh-so-lonely for you and your lure.
Call us for current pricing at (800) 861-6553.

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Take 20% Off...

Did you know that MRA provides a 20% discount on Class IV Upper Kern river trips for
non-profits? Call to chat about the possibilities. Valid on new reservations.

20% off camping
February 1st - April 1st | give us a call

Interactive River Maps
View our interactive river map showing our different Kern river rafting trip locations.
Photo Keepsake
We shoot everybody! Photo keepsakes are available. More...