California River Trips: Government Permits

Government Permitting Agencies in California: Longstanding Relationships Built on Mutual Respect

California Permitted Rafting Outfitter All-Outdoors California Whitewater Rafting operates under the permits and approval of the U.S. Forest Service, Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Auburn State Recreation Area, Bureau of Land Management, and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.

As a commercial outfitter, All-Outdoors offers a service through these agencies to help the public enjoy California's rivers from an intimate perspective.

During our more than 50 years of California river rafting, we have developed outstanding relationships with the governing agencies listed above. We are proud of these relationships, and eager to continue working to promote education, boating safety and the protection of river canyons so that we can continue to offer a wide variety of enjoyable trips in beautiful canyons to you, our guests.

Notice: Water flows on the South Fork American River result from hydroelectric facilities located upstream. Such water releases are not subject to control of El Dorado County or commercial rafting companies operating under permits from the County of El Dorado.

All-Outdoors California Whitewater Rafting is an "Equal Opportunity Service Provider."

To put it succinctly, All-Outdoors is exemplary in its relationship to this agency and the manner in which it conducts river trips in our resource area.

- R. A. Silver, California Dept. Of Parks and Recreation

All-Outdoors has been a pioneer in assisting the federal, state and local agencies in developing river management plans for California rivers. All-Outdoors is an outstanding outfitter and partner to BLM.

- D.K. Swickard, Bureau of Land Management

All-Outdoors operates river trips in California under permits from:


United States Forest

United States Forest Service, Klamath, Stanislaus, El Dorado, and Tahoe Districts.


Bureau of Land Management, Folsom, California and Klamath Falls, Oregon

Nondiscrimination statement:

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
(Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

To file a complaint of discrimination: write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Bldg, 1400 Independence Ave, SW, Washington D.C. 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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