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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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2011 Guest Rewards Card

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:07+00:00 May 20th, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, lower kern, Lower Kern Rafting, Upper Kern River|

This year the rafting season is not only going to provide the best water to raft on since 1998, it’s also going to have one of the longest durations as well. The Upper and Forks of the Kern will run well into August and the Lower Kern, already flowing at a fabulous level, will run well [...]

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Rafting Center Grand Opening: June 1st 2011

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:08+00:00 May 3rd, 2011|Categories: California Rafting, lower kern, Lower Kern Rafting|

WOFFORD HEIGHTS, CALIF. – May 2, 2011 – Kern River Outfitters in conjunction with the Kernville and Kern Valley Chamber of commerce has announced June 1st as the grand opening of their newly re-modeled Rafting Center in Wofford Heights. Painstaking effort and attention to detail in design makes this building the perfect fit for guests joining [...]

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Perseid Meteor Shower Offers Stunning Show for Lower Kern Overnight Guests

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:09+00:00 August 12th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, lower kern, Lower Kern Rafting, Lower Kern River Rapids, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters|

Guests on our Lower Kern overnight trips will be treated to a spectacular show when gazing at the stars overhead over the next couple of weeks. The Perseid Meteor Showers will be at their peak this evening and will offer stargazers a brilliant light show all through the night. The shooting stars are expected to light [...]

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After The Storm

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:13+00:00 April 13th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, forks of the kern, Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River Outfitters, lower kern, Lower Kern Rafting, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters|

The recent spate of storms have left us wondering where spring went, but we can't help but be excited about the still growing snow pack. At over 109% of normal, we are looking forward to a long, fun Upper, Forks, and Lower Kern season ahead of us. Yesterday, the Kern River Valley was hammered by yet [...]

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The Resurrection of the Rafting Center

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:14+00:00 February 9th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River, Kern River Outfitters, lower kern, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters|

Those of you who rafted with us the afternoon of July 23rd, 2009 might remember this harrowing site. While all of you were out playing on the river, the Rafting Center was experiencing it's own little adventure via a motorhome, a vehicle in tow, and a set of defective brakes. Although causing quite an obstacle to [...]

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The 2010 Snow Pack is Building

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:14+00:00 January 25th, 2010|Categories: California Rafting, Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River, Kern River Rafting, lower kern, Lower Kern River Rafting, Rafting Center|

The high country in the Southern Sierra took a pounding last week as three moisture laden storms slammed into the areas comprising the Kern River snow pack. These photos were provide by Dwight and Trudy Pascoe. In the summertime, Dwight is one of our key drivers. In the winter, he drives a snowplow keeping the roads [...]

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Fall on the Kern River

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:14+00:00 November 24th, 2009|Categories: California Rafting, forks of the kern, Forks of the Kern Rafting, Kern River, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, lower kern, upper kern|

After a long season, even the Kern River requires a rest from the annual whitewater run off that allows us to play all spring and summer. The river mellows, the cottonwoods, alders, and willows all swap their green foliage for bright colors and eventually relinquish their leaves altogether in preparation for a long winter nap. A [...]

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Return of the Pub and Grub on the Lower Kern River

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:15+00:00 July 5th, 2009|Categories: Kern River Brewing Company, lower kern, Pub and Grub|

Most already know that the Kern River offers up some of California's best rafting trips and whitewater, but only recently can the Kern River Valley boast about their beer. The Kern River Brewing Company opened their doors in 2006 and quickly became a favorite after-paddle hangout for guides and customers alike.The Pub and Grub returns in [...]

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Lower Kern Camp Bliss

By | 2016-10-24T22:47:17+00:00 October 24th, 2008|Categories: California Rafting, Kern River California Rafting Whitewater Fun, lower kern, lower kern river whitewater rafting trips kern river outfitters, Whitewater, whitewater article|

Two day Kern River rafting trips are a wonderful bundle of adventure, fun, and great food wrapped up in the plush warmth of our Lower Kern Camp. There is no better place to watch a summer evening unfold and enjoy the warmth of a campfire surrounded by great friends sharing tall tales of the day just [...]

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