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Address: 11300 Kernville Road, Kernville, CA 93238
Phone Number: (760) 376-4875
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Best for raft trips

The safety program these raft guides are put through is second to none. Awesome ride on the Kern River rapids. You are in safe hands. Be ready to get wet and have some fun... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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WOFFORD HEIGHTS
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WOFFORD HEIGHTS
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The safety program these raft guides are put through is second to none. Awesome ride on the Kern River rapids. You are in safe hands. Be ready to get wet and have some fun. The Kern is always ready to provide both.

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San Jose, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

An all-around amazing starting point for exploring everything the Kern River has to offer. The guides and staff are extremely knowledgeable, professional, friendly, and focused on creating a world-class experience for any type of group. Nothing negative to say about this company - a must-do when visiting Kernville!

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WOFFORD HEIGHTS
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

All the staff for the river trips are extensively trainer, only the best are employed. Your safety is number one for this company. The river rafting trips are the most fun around. They also sell and stand behind their products with staff that is knowledgeable about the lake and river, and can set you up with a guide or instructor... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Early booking via email. Very flexible in terms of giving us credit for glasses and shorts required for the trip. Staff and instructor were very patient and friendly. Next year is predicted to yield a lot of water so go then.

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Los Angeles, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Proceed at your own risk! I went to Sierra South on the weekend of June 28th with a group of Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. About 15 of us rented tubes. Although we were issued helmets and life vests, we were told we didn't need the helmets for tubing. We were taken on a bus for about 20 minutes upriver... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Really enjoyed ourselves, first time rafting. Staff was great, price reasonable. We will be back to Sierra South next trip to the Kern.

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Medford, Oregon
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

I am the only one in my family who has white water rafted. I read the descriptions of the Lickety Blaster and it seemed like a good intro for my husband, kids ages 7 and 5, and parents, ages 66 and 67. I was right. We had SUCH A GOOD TIME. The river was pretty low due to low snow... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

I am a middle aged woman who had never rafted before. I was a bit apprehensive but the entire staff worked in a friendly manner to calm my fears. The entire experience was a positive one from the time I started inquiring about rafting trips to the time I turned my life vest and paddle back in. I highly recommend... More 

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Bakersfield, CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2011

Whitewater river rafting on the upper Kern in the Southern Sierra. Choose your level - having just done their Class IV water, I think I'm more of a III gal myself, but this was definitely a thrill. You are well prepared and supervised by your guides: lifevests and helmets and what to do when. We took a practice run in... More 

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