Directions and Arrival Times

From Southern California, leave the L.A. basin by Interstate 5 north. Descend the Grapevine Grade and take Highway 99 North to Bakersfield. Take the Lake Isabella (Highway 178 east) exit and follow 178 to the town of Lake Isabella. At Lake Isabella, take Highway 155 north towards Kernville. Wofford Heights is mid-way between Lake Isabella and Kernville. Our Rafting Center is a tan building on the right at 6602 Wofford Heights Blvd. at the intersection of Evans Road.

If you are coming from the east, take 395 to Highway 14 and then Highway 178 to Lake Isabella. See above for directions to Wofford Heights from Lake Isabella. Our Map Page has additional information.

Google Map Directions.

Rafting Center Address

Kern River Outfitters
6602 Wofford Blvd
Wofford Heights, CA

Trip Meeting Times

The meeting time for your trip will be noted on your invoice. If you are unsure of the time, please call our office.

Lower Kern, 2-Day Trips 9:30 am
Lower Kern, 1-Day Trips, Big 5 8:00 am
Lower Kern, 1-Day Trips, Camp Run 9:30 am
Lower Kern, 1/2 Day Trip 1:00 pm
Upper Kern, Full-Day Trips 8:30 am
Upper Kern, Half-Day Trips – PM 3:00 pm
Kernville Rapid Run 10:00 am & 1:00 pm
Forks of the Kern 8:00 am

Our Kern River trips meet at our Rafting Center in Wofford Heights. Please be on time as we are unable to delay our departure for late-arriving guests.