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Our 2021 season will begin in late May! You can now make 2021 reservations online via the “Book Now” button.

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Come rafting in Knights Ferry on our Stanislaus River Rafting Float Trip! Let the fun begin!

Come rafting in Knights Ferry on our Stanislaus River Rafting Float Trip!

Sunshine Rafting Adventures has been providing self-guided river rafting float trips on the Stanislaus River out of Knights Ferry, CA for over 30 years. We specialize in family oriented rafting trips that are perfect for inexperienced rafters, families, or those just looking to get away and relax on the beautiful Stanislaus River. Our affordable pricing includes a day of Knights Ferry rafting, paddles and life-jackets, a dry box for valuables, photos of your group, as well as a shuttle at the end of the trip. Located just a half hour east of Modesto, Sunshine Rafting is the closest rafting to the Bay Area and provides an ideal setting for those looking to spend a day of fun while enjoying the California sun!

Sunshine Rafting Adventures has been providing river rafting float trips on the Stanislaus River out of Knights Ferry, CA for over 30 years. We specialize in self-guided, family oriented rafting trips that are perfect for inexperienced rafters, families, or those just looking to get away and relax along the beautiful Stanislaus River. Our affordable pricing includes a day of Knights Ferry rafting, paddles and life-jackets for everyone in the group, a dry box to put valuables in, photos of your group, and a shuttle at the end of the day.

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Specials & Discounts

Have a group that wants to raft? Group pricing specials start when you have 10 people or more!

Happy Rafters

  •   We did this trip twice this summer. So much fun. We rented a double kayack. Very easy to maneuver, especially if there are only two of you. Very relaxing. The... read more

    Cindy L
    9/24/2020

      Had such a great time with my friends. We didn't think it would take us as long as did since the water was low

    J9541BQlorenad
    9/23/2020
  •   We had a variety of ages from 9-72 and this was perfect! We laughed so much, the water was perfect, the weather was perfect. We had plenty... read more

    phyllisbX4867YE
    9/21/2020

      Take water cannons cause everyone will squirt you had so much fun thanks guys take plenty of drinks too and snacks

    Guillermoguel
    9/06/2020
  •   We loved it! Had so much fun! The staff will get you pumped and the nature of the river will keep you excited! Fun day! Would highly recommend.

    Mldcgilbert
    9/02/2020

      Once time rafting and I love it !!! Beautiful scenery, water was clear and had an amazing time! Definitely will go again!

    Dubb26
    8/29/2020
  •   This has got to be one of the best adventures my family and I have ever done in this area. We liked it so much we did it the following... read more

    559KatP3
    8/27/2020

      Had a super fun day despite the VERY hot weather! Be precautious and take LOTS of sunscreen and water. Because of the time period in which we went, low tides... read more

    Andrea O
    8/26/2020
  •   When you have a family with teenagers it is not always easy to find something everyone will enjoy... especially during Covid. But, this was a perfect trip! Everything was well... read more

    776ginar
    8/18/2020

      It was kid friendly, the current was perfect, kids had a blast swimming! I definitely will come again!

    Bulldogssss
    8/18/2020
  •   Had a great time river rafting with the family it was so much fun! Although we didnt take enough food and alcohol it was fun(we will definitely prepare better next... read more

    avatar thumb leticia c
    9/19/2018

      This is our 2nd time with Sunshine Adventures. It’s always so much fun...very nice employees who are courteous and helpful. The flowers at from Knights Ferry is great...several sets of... read more

    avatar thumb EmmafromTexas
    9/19/2018

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