Welcome to Kokopelli River Guides! We pride ourselves in offering the best
whitewater rafting trips
and inflatable kayaking trips that Oregon and Northern California have to offer.
Charge down the rapids on a half-day,
full day, or
white water rafting adventure with the family.
Splash down the river in your own inflatable kayak and experience the river up close and personal.
We are a river outfitter that offers many options for adventure.
Kokopelli - White Water Rafting and Kayaking adventures that you'll never forget!
Kokopelli River Guides is a small guide owned company where we get to know our guests personally and give individualized attention.
We don't want your first rafting experience with Kokopelli River Guides to be one of feeling "lost in the crowd".
Our guides will address your fears and help you to feel comfortable as the raft or inflatable kayak shoves off
from shore on your river adventure.
We want you to feel confident in the company you chose for a river trip and we will make you happy you chose Kokopelli River Guides!
We also live and breath rafting and know it's an exciting adventure whether it's an thrill filled white water
rafting trip or a scenic and leisurely rafting float trip down the
Inflatable kayaking is also a great way to experience the river up close and personal.
These fun and easy to maneuver inflatable kayaks are the ultimate crafts for an exhilarating whitewater
Half day, full day, and multi-day trips are available.
Our Safety record is impeccable. All of our guides are swift water rescue trained and certified as well
as advanced first aid and CPR certified.
Our guides have many years of experience guiding and are confident on rivers ranging anywhere from Class 1-Class 5.
On all of our Class 4+ and Class 5 rafting trips we have a safety kayaker or safety raft along on the trip to insure that your trip runs smoothly.
Located in Ashland, Kokopelli River Center is the center for river adventures and learning.
A short drive from the California border, Kokopelli is Ashland, Oregon's only paddle sports retailer.
We carry a full range of rafting gear, kayaks, kayaking gear, and paddling apparel.
We also rent kayaks and rafts from the shop. This is where you will meet for your kayak lesson with Kokopelli
K O K O P E L L I R I V E R G U I D E S
If kayaking is what you are interested in, challenge yourself in a white water kayaking lesson or learn to safely
explore high mountain lakes in a touring kayak.
We teach whitewater kayaking lessons for beginner to advanced paddlers focusing on teaching the correct kayaking
techniques the first time so bad habits don't develop.
Our highly-qualified American Canoe Association (ACA) certified instructors will help you get comfortable with kayaking
basics and move forward safely.