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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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Lower Kern “Premium” One Day Rafting Trips: August 20th and 21st

By | 2016-10-26T18:46:52+00:00 August 9th, 2011|Categories: lower kern, Lower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting|

August 20th 21st, we are offering two "Premium" One Day Lower Kern rafting trips. These trips will run ALL TEN of the Class IV rapids on the Lower in one day and they are priced at the same level as an Upper Kern One Day trip. We can only offer three of these trips per season [...]

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Outstanding Rafting Conditions on the Lower Kern are Expected through August

By | 2016-10-26T18:48:36+00:00 August 5th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern RiverLower Kern River RaftingLower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters|

Rafting conditions are expected to be outstanding for those looking to run Lower Kern two day trips through the month of August and even into September this year. The abundant snow pack placed in the Southern Sierra Nevada this past winter is providing a seemingly endless runoff this summer and the water flows on the Lower [...]

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Rapid Profile: Horseshoe Falls, Lower Kern River

By | 2016-10-26T18:50:03+00:00 July 31st, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, Kern RiverLower Kern River RaftingLower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting|

Horseshoe Falls is one of our favorite rapids on the Lower Kern.It is the third of five Class IV rapids on the second day of the trip.Horseshoe commences with a quick right hand turn at the top and feeds into a long straight- a-way that leads to its most well know feature:Horseshoe Hole, a large hydraulic [...]

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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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Outstanding Lower Kern Flows Continue

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 August 11th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River Outfitters, Kern River Rafting, Lower Kern River Rafting|

The Lower Kern continues to offer outstanding water flows as we approach mid-August and head into September. The photo above is of guide Bridget Murphy and her crew as they rounded the bend and took aim at Horseshoe Falls rapid on the Lower a few days ago. With flows expected to exceed 2000cfs (cubic feet per [...]

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Casa Colina’s Annual Lower Kern Trip

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 July 7th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River Forks Rafting Whitewater Trips Vacations, Lower Kern River Rafting, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters|

Every year, Kern River Outfitters hosts a group of rafters from Casa Colina Rehabilitation Center on our Two Day Lower Kern trip. Guide Kristen Finstad is pictured above coming through Possum Rapid with a boatload of grinning guests from last year's Casa Colina trip. Anne Johnson, founder and director of Casa Colina's Outdoor Adventures program, organizes [...]

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