Redwood & Crater Lake National Park

Rafting With Momentum River Expeditions

Whitewater Rafting in Oregon on the Rogue River
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Rafting Near Crater Lake and Redwoods National Parks with Momentum River Expeditions!

We are a small guide owned and operated company offering whitewater rafting near Crater Lake and the Redwoods National Parks.  You will enjoy world-class rivers in small groups with unparalleled personal service, fresh organic meals, and guides with 8+ years of experience leading trips around the world.

Our rafting trips near Crater Lake National Park begin from Ashland, Oregon:


Ashland is a little over 2 hours southwest of the park and is a destination for many travelers visiting Southern Oregon. We offer hotel pick-up and drop-off, and a variety of river trips, from Half-day excursions to Multi-day wilderness vacations.

  • Featured Rafting Trips
    Rogue River 3 to 4-Day – Class III - IV
    An iconic American classic, a wilderness playground. One of the world's great summer wilderness trips complete with remote riverside lodges. Varied craft choices satisfy a wide range of tastes and skill levels. Great for experienced and first-time paddlers - Ages 7+.
    Offered May to September.
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    Upper Klamath 1 to 2-Day – Class IV+
    One of the finest and most exciting class IV whitewater trips in the west! When the rest of the rivers have have low, rocky, summer flows the Upper Klamath still has big water rapids - it's fun and it's addicting! More than 30 major class III to IV+ rapids pepper a beautiful volcanic high-desert canyon. Our signature Ashland day trip.
    Suggested minimum age 12.
    Offered May to September.
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  • Featured Rafting Trips
    The Rogue ½ Day – Class II-IV-
    This mild stretch is laced with a few larger rapids making it a great taste of whitewater excitement for the beginner rafter.
    Great for first-time paddlers and younger children - Ages 10+.
    Offered April to October.
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    The Illinois 4-Day – Class 4+ (V)
    One of the great wilderness river journeys in the country - some say the best. Few rivers can match its combination of extreme isolation, solitude, beauty, and whitewater. We can only take 24 guests per year.
    Suggested minimum age 14.
    Offered spring only: April to mid May
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Our rafting trips near the Redwoods National Park:

These trips are located along the scenic Lower Klamath River corridor; a 2 to 3 hour drive from the park depending on the trip. The area features magnificent wilderness scenery, crystal clear side streams and abundant wildlife including Black Bear and Bald Eagle in one of the most geologically unique regions on Earth.

  • Featured Rafting Trips
    The California Salmon 2 to 4-Day – Class V
    California's premier spring run, this is one of the best class V adventures in the country! This is truly a world-class, high-adventure whitewater run.
    Minimum age 16.
    Offered spring only: April to mid June.
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  • Featured Rafting Trips
    Lower Klamath 2 to 5 Day – Class III+
    An amazing trip for families with young children. The river offers fun splashy rapids, rugged mountain scenery, beautiful side hikes, and tons of wildlife. For those wanting more excitement we can bring along inflatable kayaks, making the Lower Klamath great for a wide range of ages.
    Suggested minimum age 6.
    Offered May to September.
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Recent Testimonials From Our Guests

Hi Arden, Thank you!! Rafting was Cloe and Tia\'s favorite part of the trip and they are wondering when we can return to Ashland to go on the Upper Klamath. See you in 2012! Best, Sherri

Erik, We also had a wonderful time - thank you so much for being such a wonderful guide! You made the trip one that we will never forget. Sincerely, Darcy

Dear Arden, Pete and Mike, It’s been over a month since we adventured down the Rogue with you all, yet we still drink coffee from our beat up Momentum mugs and talk about our late summer in Oregon. Rudy grew in inch...

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