Cal Salmon River

Six Rivers National Forest near Somes Bar, CA /

Level: Advanced to Expert rafting trips /

Class 4 & 5

Class 5 Adrenaline Runs!

Rafting Trips On The Cal Salmon River
Meeting Location

Marble Mountain Ranch, 92520 CA-96, Somes Bar, CA 95568.

Marble Mountain Ranch is located on Hwy 96, 7.5 miles north of Somes Bar.

Area Information

Willow Creek: 45 minutes South of meeting location

  • Bigfoot Motel – 39039 Hwy 299, Willow Creek, Ca 95573. (530)-629-2142. 28 rooms each with microwave and fridge.

Accommodations also in Willow Creek (45 miles S. of Somes Bar) and Eureka (94 miles S. of Somes Bar.

Orleans: 20 minutes South from meeting location.

  • Klamath River Lodge – 34395 CA-96, Orleans, CA 95556. (707)-499-0901. Cabins and on-site pool, beautiful views.
  • Sandy Bar Ranch – 797 Ishi Pishi Rd., PO Box 347, Orleans, CA, 95556. (530)-627-3379. 6 riverside cabins, goats milk and fresh eggs, pet friendly, great fishing location. WiFi available.

Happy Camp: 45 minutes North of meeting location

  • Elk Creek Campground – 921 Elk Creek Rd., Happy Camp, CA 96039. (530) 493-2208. On the Klamath River. 3 on site cabins with private bathrooms, kitchenette or full kitchens, volleyball, horseshoes, laundry, recreation room. RV sites & tent spaces also available.

Bring your own tent and camping equipment
General Area Camping:

Orleans: 20 minutes South from meeting location.

  • Klamath River Riverside RV Park – 37695 HWY 96 (Bigfoot Scenic Byway), Orleans, CA 95556. (530)-627-3239. Water and electric at each camp site, hot showers, laundry room, pet friendly, WiFi available. Book well in advance, they fill up fast!

Happy Camp: 45 minutes North of meeting location

  • Elk Creek Campground – 921 Elk Creek Rd., Happy Camp, CA 96039. (530) 493-2208. On the Klamath River. Hot showers, volleyball, horseshoes, laundry, recreation room. Cabins,  RV sites & tent spaces some with water and electric available.