About RER

River’s End Rafting & Adventure Company specializes in Adventure!!  Whitewater Rafting, Hard Shell Kayaking, Gold Panning, Inflatable Kayaks, and Kayak Lessons. We are located in Bakersfield California and are the closest outfitter to the Los Angeles area!  We want to ensure that your family has the best summer possible.

We are family owned and operated. Safety is always our top priority, and we have a variety of adventures to suit your families wild side.

Call us at 661-326-7003 to schedule your adventure now!


Average Travel Times

15 minutes- Downtown Bakersfield
1.5 Hours- Antelope Valley
2 hours- Los Angeles
2 hours- Fresno
2.5 hours- Santa Barbara
4 hours- San Diego

Driving Directions

Straight up the I-5 to Bakersfield,

Merge from the 5 to the 99 into
Bakersfield.  Exit east on Hwy 178
(13.1 miles) to the mouth of the Kern Canyon.
Watch for us on the right!

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Click here to download our Trip Packet and Release Form.

2017 Events

March 1st: Reservation Office Opens!
May 6th: Spring Schedule Begins. Open Saturday only till Memorial Weekend.
May 27th-29th: Memorial Holiday Schedule. Open All Weekend. (book early)
June 3rd: Summer Schedule Begins. Open 6 Days A Week, Monday Thru Saturday.
July 2nd: Fourth Of July Holiday Schedule. Open on Sunday. (book early)
July 9th: Fourth Of July Holiday Schedule. Open on Sunday. (book early)
September 3rd: Labor Day Holiday Schedule. Open on Sunday. (book early)

Mondays are always eventful. It is our designated family day. Book a trip for your family on the Blaster at a special discounted rate of only $25.  The Master Blaster is only $65.