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Reviewed September 25, 2013
Reviewed September 5, 2013
· Reviewed January 10, 2018
What You'll Get
Whitewater rapids are nature’s roller coaster and should always be followed up with a bite of nature’s cotton candy–wadded-up moss. Go wild with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
- $59 for half-day, 10-mile South Fork “Chili Bar” rafting trip, redeemable Monday – Friday ($119 value)
- $74 for half-day, 10-mile South Fork “Chili Bar” rafting trip, redeemable Saturday and Sunday ($149 value)
- $84 for all-day, 21-mile South Fork “Full River” rafting trip, redeemable Monday – Friday ($169 value)
- $99 for all-day, 21-mile South Fork “Full River” rafting trip, redeemable Saturday and Sunday ($199 value)<p>
Running the signature “Chili Bar” course of the South Fork, guides treat passengers to 10- or 21-mile trips through Class III rapids, bordered by the natural beauty of the Lotus River Valley. Full-day excursions include a gourmet deli style lunch. As an added bonus, Groupon purchasers are eligible to receive a 10% discount on pictures.<p>
Please note that merchant’s site states 6-mile “Chili Bar” trip, but the “Chili Bar” options for this Groupon equate to a 10-mile trip due to a new location for Action Whitewater Aventures.<p>
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Oct 1, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 10 additional as gifts. Reservation required, subject to availability; cancellation notice must be given at least 10 business days in advance. Trips are weather permitting; trips may also be canceled due to river conditions and can be rescheduled for a later date. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Action Whitewater Adventures
To Action Whitewater Adventures' guides, setting is everything. During their full-day excursions, guides and groups mounted in rafts battle Class III and IV rapids just to make their way to a gourmet deli lunch set against the backdrop of the lush Lotus River Valley. Of course, they might argue the fun part is getting there.
They lead excursions down both the South and Middle Forks of the American River, some of the most popular rafting waters in the nation. On the South Fork, they conduct the "Chili Bar" run, a trip that covers up to 21 miles favored for its rough-and-tumble class III rapids and stellar countryside. The Middle Fork provides even rougher-and-tumbler Class IV rapids, the 18-mile journey punctuated by clear-flowing stretches populated by trout and adorable baby Poseidons.