Guide School

Starts in Lotus, CA and we travel to other rivers /

Level: Beginner to Intermediate /

Class 2-5

White Water Rafting Guide School

White Water Raft Guide School - 7 Days

starting at
Meeting Location

Raft California / Tributary Whitewater Tours
South Fork American River Campground
6500 CA-49 (Historic Highway 49)
Lotus, CA 95651

We will provide transportation from Lotus to any other river locations.

Area Information

Camping is included for the duration of Guide school. We meet at our South Fork American River Camp in Lotus, California the afternoon before guide school begins.

A few nearby in Lotus / Coloma area:

Take A Bite Deli: Hands down best burger! It is hidden away in the Chevron Gas station on Highway 49 just a couple miles from our camp. Philly Cheese Stakes, Fries, Onion Rings, Fry Boxes & more! Hours are usually Mon-Fri 10am-3pm (may vary).

The River Shack: A local favorite! Big sandwiches and lots of beers to choose from. Just down the road from camp off Highway 49. Hours may be seasonal, Fri-Tues 10am-5pm.

Whitewater Pizza: Amazing food & Riverfront Patio! A family favorite with a large patio overlooking the South Fork American River at the Highway 49 Bridge. Unique pizza’s and fun atmosphere. Usually open 7 day/week (hours vary from 11am-4pm opening till about 8pm-10pm close).