Truckee River Rafting, Tahoe City

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River Rafting / Tubing · Boat Tour
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Truckee River Rafting offers self-guided raft trips on the beautiful Truckee River, from Tahoe City, California. Enjoy a leisurely and casual float from Tahoe City down a 5 mile stretch of the Truckee River to the River Ranch Pond. It's tons of fun for all ages and a great family-together experience! Aboard a super durable, professional raft, you'll float through peaceful, quiet stretches, exciting rapids, and a variety of riffles and pools. The scenery is spectacular and includes open meadows, timbered mountain slopes and shoreside onlookers.

Mountain Air Sports offers a good time for the whole family - we should know, we're a family owned and operated business! Our professional staff and commercial-grade durable rafts can hold up to ten people. 4, 6, and 8-person rafts are available, and we can accomodate groups of nearly any size. Bring a small cooler (no styrofoam please) and some water toys, and get ready for a great time!

- FREE Parking

- Return Shuttle Bus, Paddles & Vests included

- Group Rates Available

- Operating Daily - 8:30-3:30

- Early Bird Rates from 8:30-9am

- No Time Limit On Trip (runs approx. 2-4 hours)

- Finish At River Ranch Pond - shuttle returns to Tahoe City

- Souvenir Photos Available - view after your trip!

- Commercial Rafts Hold Up To 10 People

- Footwear Mandatory

- All ages are welcome. Kids ages 2-5 raft FREE!
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  • A fun river rafting experience for the whole family. Most of the float is calm & serene except for some rapids at the very end. Some experience with river rafting, kayaking, or canoeing would be... 
    A fun river rafting experience for the whole family. Most of the float is calm & serene except for some rapids at the very end. Some experience with river rafting, kayaking, or canoeing would be...  more »
  • We bought some tubes and went down the river, which was a wonderful and peaceful experience - until the very end! If you tube, make sure to get out before the final set of rapids; they are A LOT... 
    We bought some tubes and went down the river, which was a wonderful and peaceful experience - until the very end! If you tube, make sure to get out before the final set of rapids; they are A LOT...  more »
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  • I really love it!!!!! 🤗🙋🏞
  • This was such a fun experience! Came to visit for my birthday and it was a great way to end the weekend. It was our first time trying this and we had a blast, great price, great location, great staff. Even if we knew nothing about rafting we were still able to relax eat and drink as we floated down the river and enjoyed the scenery. Definitely coming back to do it again later this year!

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