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Great way to spend a day in Sacramento

Being an avid outdoor recreation enthusiast, I have admired this business since moving to the... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Carmichael, California
Summer in Sacramento

A lazy float on the American River thru the beautiful and unspoiled American River Parkway is... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Mark P
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11257 S Bridge St, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670-3002
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Being an avid outdoor recreation enthusiast, I have admired this business since moving to the Sacramento area in 1987. They make it easy to get on the river and to have a fun carefree day of leisure. Their rental fees and policies are reasonable, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

A lazy float on the American River thru the beautiful and unspoiled American River Parkway is simply the best! American River Raft Rentals make it easy and afordable to do.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mark P
Reviewed August 19, 2018

A few things to mention first of all parking lot very small get here early. We came about an hour before they open and had to park in the dirt field. Next you must carry your raft and your ice chest down to the river...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mdauth58
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Don't need anything more than sunscreen, a hat, a swimsuit, water, and a some snacks. Don't bother bringing a towel--you'll dry off and most likely anything not in a water-proof bag or container will get wet (that is if people go in and out of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Sarah H, Manager at American River Raft Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience! We are so happy to hear you had a fun time and we truly appreciate your business.

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

American River Raft Rentals is awesome!! The customer service was excellent while getting us all set up. We had a few first time rafters that had a blast, including my 6 and 8 year old. The shuttle that picked us up at the end of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lexie C
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Always a good time. We bring the cooler and head down the river for a lazy day. Kids like it too. The bus picks you up and takes you back (for a fee). Definitely worth it!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shanee S
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We do this every year now. Going on 5 years of the rafting trip. It's so great for all ages. We go with a big group and rent 2-3 large rafts, tie them together and pirate down the river. There's a lot to watch and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Htown77
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We recently had the privilege of taking the float tour on a 4 man raft. It was a little hard Carrying the raft to the river but once there We pushed the raft onto the river and it was beautiful. As we floated down the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 377debrag
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a great company, but this year the American River is very high, fast and cold. I live near it and it appears that little rafting is being done due to safety concerns. Please call this company and ask for an honest assessment of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Travelknowledge1
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Great rafting experience even for first timers! We had fun. Plus the staff of American River Raft Rentals was very organized and accomodating. No long lines.

Date of experience: July 2017
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