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The 2012 Season Is On It’s Way

By | 2016-10-26T18:43:13+00:00 April 4th, 2012|Categories: California Rafting, Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Lower Kern River Rafting|

The 2012 rafting season is just around the corner and it promises to be yet another outstanding year here on the Kern River. Our Whitewater School launches on April 14th and we expect to be running Forks and Upper Kern trips from April 28th through June 17th. The Lower Kern will kick in on Memorial Day [...]

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Thanks for an Outstanding 2011 Rafting Season

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:06+00:00 October 6th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Lower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting|

The 2011 rafting season here on the Kern River has officially come to a close, however we wanted to take a moment to give a big "THANKS" to all of our valued customers who joined us on the river this year. It was a season that provided enough adventures and smiles to last a lifetime and [...]

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How to Choose a River Outfitter

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:08+00:00 May 16th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun|

A rafting vacation is a popular way for families and groups of friends to enjoy the thrill of whitewater and the serenity of the great outdoors. But how do you choose the most competent outfitter? Keith Stephens, general manager of Kern River Outfitters, suggests you ask a few simple questions. “Experience and track record are paramount [...]

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2011 Rafting Season Unfurled

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:08+00:00 May 9th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Kern River Outfitters, Kern River Rafting, Lower Kern Rafting|

The Kern River Outfitters Flag was raised today to signify the opening of the 2011 rafting season. We've been running trips for over two weeks, however, today it seemed appropriated to raise the flag in honor of what promises to be an outstanding year on the Kern River. The flag will great us every morning as [...]

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Kern River Outfitters Announces 2011 Summer Schedule

By | 2011-03-25T16:00:00+00:00 March 25th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Lower Kern River Rafting|

WOFFORD HEIGHTS, CALIF. – March 21, 2011 Kern River Outfitters has announced their summer schedule with the approach of the 2011 rafting season. Guide training begins on April 16, Upper Kern One Day trips start the weekend of April 23, Lower Kern One Day trips are scheduled to begin April 30, and Lower Kern Two Day [...]

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Join Us on the Lower Kern this Labor Day Weekend

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 August 31st, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Forks of the Kern River Trips California Whitewater Rafting Class V, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Lower Kern River Rafting, Lower Kern River Rapids|

Here is a photo of a some happy folks who just came off our Lower Kern trip this afternoon. We still have a few spaces for one and two day trips this weekend. Our last half day Lower on Labor Day also has 10 spaces available. Summer is not over yet. You still have an opportunity [...]

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Sunshine and Fun on the Lower Kern River

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 August 17th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Kern River Rafting, Lower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting, Lower Kern River Rapids|

The Lower Kern is still running at a great level. Pictured above is a group of happy rafters celebrating after running Hari Kari Rapid on the Lower. With water temperatures close to 70 degrees and beautiful, sunny days, August could be the best time of the year to enjoy either a one or two day Lower [...]

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Clear Skies Return To The Kern River Valley

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 July 29th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Kern River Forks Rafting Whitewater Trips Vacations, Kern River Outfitters, Kern River Rafting, Kern River Valley|

Photo by Brett Duxbury:The "Bull Fire" that raged through the Upper Kern Canyon only a couple of days ago has moved away from the Kern Valley. This photograph, taken a few hours ago, clearly shows the area north of Kernville scarred by the blaze.Contrary to recent reports, the sky above is crystal clear and beautiful. Although [...]

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Forks of the Kern: July 10th, 11th, 12th

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 July 2nd, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Kern River Outfitters|

Pictured above is master guide Darby Vreven exiting from the "Thing" (the last hole in Carson Falls Rapid on the Forks). Darby is rowing a fully loaded gear boat on day three of the trip that came off the water last Sunday. It was absolutely glorious out there. This season has seen almost unprecedented conditions on [...]

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Vanessa Herrera

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:10+00:00 June 28th, 2010|Categories: Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, Kern River Rafting|

Pictured above is a beaming Vanessa Herrera standing guard below Carson Falls on the Forks of the Kern.Vanessa has been guiding with Kern River Outfitters since graduating from our guide training in 1998. A stand out during the course, she showed an innate aptitude for guiding and has long since become one of our top guides. [...]

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