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Mountain & River Adventures creates pure fun experiences, connecting people with nature and each other, through diverse adventure options that suit the individual.
Lower Kern River Rafting Trips

Class III-IV: Beginners Welcome!
June - September

Imagine the ideal river trip for you and your family. What you see in your mind’s eye will shine like any of our Lower Kern River trip options. Drop into deep, isolated canyons with Guides that care about your desires, scoring high on your personal “fun-o-meter,” and your safety. Let our guides introduce you to gourmet-style culinary delights, served riverside.

Not sure which river trip we offer is best for you? Find out which river trip is for you on our frequently asked questions page.

Two-Day Lower Kern Rafting Trips

Two Glorious Days on the Lower Kern River
Our two-day Lower Kern is the ultimate in Kern River trips. This trip has the perfect progression for beginning paddlers and eases you in to a little more challenging white water by your second day on the water.

Our picturesque, riverside camp features amenities that make it user friendly even for the least experienced campers. But no one has to know. We'll help you look like a professional at it.
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One-Day Lower Kern Rafting Trips

Class III Lower Kern Rafting Trip
A full day of wet and wild fun that starts out with some class I and II rapids that allow crews to work on their teamwork and paddling skills...
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Class IV Lower Kern Rafting Trip
About twelve miles of river with a series of eight Class IV rapids that will have your adrenaline pumping all day long.
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Half-Day Lower Kern Rafting Trips

Class III ½ Day Lower Kern Rafting Trip
About six miles of class II-III rapids through a beautiful and scenic section of the Lower Kern canyon.
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Wetsuits are required for spring paddling, so please bring your own, borrow one or let us know that you would like to rent one of ours.
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

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