Clackamas River Rafting

SORRY, BUT WE HAVE  USED ALL OF OUR PERMIT DAYS  ON THE CLACKAMAS RIVER AND CURRENTLY CAN NO LONGER ACCEPT ANY MORE RESERVATIONS FOR THE 2018 SEASON.

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CLACKAMAS RIVER RAFTING

The Clackamas River Rafting Trip is Portland's most accessible white water adventure and a great way to experience the thrilling outdoors of Oregon. You can choose between a half day trip packed with over 7 class III rapids that are sure to get everyone excited.  Or go for the full day Clackamas River rafting trip that's over 13 miles and includes a more scenic section of the upper Clackamas River along with a deli lunch provided halfway through the day.  Both trips are on the Three Lynx section of the upper river.  Experience the best of Oregon when your in the Portland area by getting out into the mountains, splashing through the rapids and soaking up some beautiful scenery.

  • Closest white water rafting trip to Portland.
  • Family friendly, class III summer rapids. (Class III to IV in the spring.)
  • Beautiful scenery with great swimming opportunities and fun rapids year round

Trip LengthAvailabilityPrice per Person 
Half DayAvailable most daysAdult: $56
Youth: $51
Full DayAvailable most daysAdult: $89
Youth: $79


Half Day Clackamas River Trip

  • Morning Trip: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM*
  • Afternoon Trip: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM*
  • $56 for adults and $51 for youth (age 12 and under).
  • A group discount applies to parties of 12 or more.
  • River water levels and trip capacity may limit availability.
  • Before you book you may want to review our deposit, cancellation, and refund policies. You can find them here.
  • Minimum total trip size is 4 for Clackamas River Trips. If your group (combined with other groups who have requested the same trip) together total less than 4 then your reservation will be on hold until the minimum trip size is met. Your credit card will not be charged until trip is confirmed.

 


Full Day Clackamas River Trip

  • 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM*
  • $89 for adults and $79 for youth (age 12 and under).
  • A group discount applies to parties of 12 or more.
  • River water levels and trip capacity may limit availability.
  • Before you book you may want to review our deposit, cancellation, and refund policies. You can find them here.
  • Minimum total trip size is 4 for Clackamas River Trips. If your group (combined with other groups who have requested the same trip) together total less than 4 then your reservation will be on hold until the minimum trip size is met. Your credit card will not be charged until trip is confirmed.

 


  • Recommended minimum age is 7. Spring trips/high water may require older.
  • Youth pricing is for 12 & under when accompanied by an adult.
  • Prices include all taxes & fees.

Trip Highlights

  • Thrilling whitewater in the spring.
  • A great family trip in the summer.
  • Close to Portland yet uncrowded.
  • Beautiful scenery, clear water.
  • Photos taken of your trip.
  • Good camping and hiking nearby.
  • Close to Mt Hood and Columbia River Gorge waterfalls..

Trip Summary

  • Near: Portland
  • Trip Length: Half & full day
  • Meeting Times: 9:30 AM & 1 PM
  • 2018 Season: April 28 - September 3
  • Trip type: paddle rafting (oar raft by request)
  • Whitewater Rating: III (intermediate) (higher in May)
  • Suggested minimum age: 7 (except at high water)

Trip Guide (pdf)