Category: Kern River Rafting

2023 Kern River Rafting Preview

State of the Snowpack – Biggest Snowpack on Record 429% of normal The HISTORIC 2022-23 winter has unleashed record-breaking amounts of snow in the Sierra Nevada. The first snowfall of… Read more »

High Water Protocol

high water kern river rafting

High Water Protocol Class II – III Class IV Class V Class V rafting on the Kern River is a thrilling experience and one of North America’s best rafting trips…. Read more »

2022 Kern River Rafting Preview

Rafting with Sierra South on the Upper Kern River

State of the Snowpack – 30% of normal The Winter of 2021-22 is best defined by the word extreme. California saw record-breaking precipitation and snowfall in the months of October… Read more »

California Winter Update

Snow on the mountains of California

Record Breaking Snowfall Pounds the Sierra Nevada After a very large atmospheric river unleased copious amounts of rain on California during the month of October we proceeded to have one… Read more »

For the Love of Snow

Big Daddy Rapid on the Kern River with Snow Covered Mountains

The soft stillness of snowfall, the gentle pitter-patter of rain, the excitement of the rising river. This past week’s weather has me thinking about how weather always seems to excite… Read more »