Rafting the Gold Country

Adventure-seekers: The Gold Country is home to California's best kept whitewater secret, the Tuolumne River!

Just three hours from San Francisco, the Tuolumne flows 149 miles down from the High Sierra, through Yosemite National Park and into California’s Central Valley. Learn more about what makes this river so exciting (shhh, it's the consistent Class IV rapids) in this O.A.R.S. article by Jessica Vitorelo.

Got your oars wet? Plan the ultimate California road trip for river-lovers by reading Cari Morgan, O.A.R.S. communication manger's, article as well! This trip will take you through gold country in Mariposa down the Merced River, through Yosemite and onto the Tuolumne River in Groveland


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Photo: O.A.R.S, find lots more in the article links above.