Rating: Class V
Distance: 14 River Miles
Season: April-May (some years early June)
Location: 120 Miles east of Yreka, CA
This free flowing springtime run is California's finest and most impressive whitewater canyon. Carving a spectacular gorge through the remote and beautiful Salmon Mountains it has appropriately earned National Wild River designation. This run provides superb scenery with side creek waterfalls and thick forests between the wild rapids Bloomer, Airplane, Cascade, Big Joe and Freight Train. This trip is challenging and is recommended for the active, and adventurous guests looking for a real whitewater experience.
Click thumbnails below to view Cal Salmon River rafting images.
For those looking for a full outdoor experience, we offer two days of rafting
on the Cal. Salmon combined with camping.
This trip is recommended for physically fit individuals with previous class 3 commercial rafting experience. Wetsuits are strongly recommended on all trips. Click here for rental information.