Why Choose All-Outdoors?

In 1962, George Armstrong, the founder of All-Outdoors, started sharing his love of the rivers with his students, friends and family.

50 years later, the Armstrong family continue that tradition by welcoming thousands of people every year on river rafting trips throughout California.

If you are considering joining a professional outfitter on a whitewater rafting trip anywhere in California,
here are a few reasons you should choose All-Outdoors:

Most Experienced California Outfitter

Gregg & Randy Armstrong and Friends
Gregg & Randy Armstrong and Friends

Sunset Magazine Best in the West


Highly Recommended with Great Reviews

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"All-Outdoors is one of, if not the best river company I have ever seen or worked with."  Will Leverette, Risk Manager of the Worldwide Outfitter and Guide Association

Most Trusted Outfitter in California

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"We had an absolutely fantastic time. I am convinced that this is largely due to AO’s excellent knowledge of the river and attention to detail." Phil, Middle Fork American

Professional Enthusiastic River Guides

“We had a great trip. Your team was exceptional. Beth was warm, engaging, and fun. The best thing I can say about her is that "she gets it". She understood what was important to us and made sure we were always happy. “
- David, Middle Fork 2-Day

  • Professionally Trained and Certified Guides Dedicated to Your Rafting Experience

  • AO Guide Staff Includes the Most Experienced and Respected Guides in the Industry

  • Operational Managerial Team Shares Over 12 Years Experience Working Together

Professional Enthusiastic River Guides

Knowledgeable Dedicated Reservationists

Dedicated Reservation Staff

“Marda, your customer service skills are outstanding. The reservation process was simple plus all the additional information provided about packing, maps and hotel suggestions made this trip so easy.”
- Colleen

  • Friendly and Knowledgeable Reservation Team Available Year Round

  • Extended Office Hours During the Rafting Season

  • LiveChat Service Available During Office Hours

Quality Rafts and River Equipment

"All-Outdoors is an acknowledged leader in the industry in terms of the quality of trips they run… Visit any river they operate on, and you'll see their equipment is one of the things that sets them apart. I know of no other river company that goes to such lengths to ensure that the gear they use is appropriate for it's application."
- Jeff Kellogg - Owner, Clavey Paddle Sports

  • Versatile Fleet of River Rafts Provide the Highest Quality River Trip in a Wide Range of Conditions

  • Extensive Variety of River Equipment to Ensure the Most Enjoyable Experience Possible

Versatile and Extensive Fleet of Professional Rafts and Rafting Equipment

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