Are you looking for a unique way to experience the natural beauty of Lake Tahoe this summer? Then we invite you to experience white water rafting in Lake Tahoe down the scenic Truckee River! There is a trip for everyone, whether you are looking for a family-friendly float or a guided trip down adrenaline-pumping rapids. Stay close to everything North Lake Tahoe has to offer when you choose Tahoe Truckee Vacation Properties to host your summer getaway!
Truckee River Rafting is a family-owned company offering self-guided float trips on the Truckee River. Their trips take 2-3 hours and wind past stretches of scenic meadows, mountains, and rapids. Your reservation includes paddles, vests, and a returning bus shuttle to the starting point. Feel free to bring a styrofoam cooler with your favorite food and drinks!
Your float ends at River Grill, where you can refuel with food and drinks after your day on the water!
Enjoy a five-mile float down the tranquil waters of the Truckee River. All trips include free parking, a shuttle bus, paddles, life jackets, and rafts for 2-20 people. If you’ve forgotten any essentials for your trip, pick up everything you need from the on-site convenience store.
Your trip ends at River Ranch Patio, where you can stop for a tasty dinner at this restaurant perched on the Truckee River.
Tahoe Whitewater Tours offers two guided rafting trips that leave from Truckee. The Boca to Floriston trip features class III whitewater and will take you through intermediate rapids and beautiful Tahoe National Forest scenery.
If you are looking for other rivers nearby for your trip, we recommend their trip on the North Fork American River. This river includes class four rapids for more adrenaline-pumping fun. This all-day adventure includes lunch, transportation, a guide, and equipment.
IRIE Rafting Company offers the only guided rafting trips on the lower section of the Truckee River. Their half-day trip includes two hours on the Lower Gorge of the Truckee River. The full-day trip consists of five hours on the water, offering the biggest rapids on the river. Both options include transportation, cold drinks, paddles, helmets, and water bottles.
North Lake Tahoe & Truckee Vacation Rentals
Cool down this summer with a white water rafting trip in Lake Tahoe! Tahoe Truckee Vacation Properties represents vacation rentals throughout North Lake Tahoe, including rentals on the Truckee River! Stay at our Friend property and access the Truckee River right out your back door. We invite you to spend your summer in Lake Tahoe with us today!