A RAFT heads into Meat Grinder Rapids on the upper stretch of the South Fork of the American River below Chili Bar. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins


South Fork rafting a fun hot weather cooler

By From page A1 | June 28, 2013

Whitewater rafting is one of the best scary/fun adventures you can experience. El Dorado County is one of the best places to  hear the roar of rapids up ahead, feel the pounding of your heart as the raft carries you ever closer and the adrenaline rush as you paddle through the rapids, bouncing on the waves, while water cascades around you. The thrill of accomplishment as you shoot safely through the rapids and come out into a stretch of fast-moving water is amazing and it all happens right here, in our own backyard.

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