» Lower Klamath
Bird’s Eye View
Of all the class III river trips in California, the Lower Klamath is probably best experience in terms of getting away from civilization and spending some time in the wilderness. No matter how remote the canyon though, only YOU can make the choice to leave your Blackberry at home so keep that in mind.
The Lower K in a Nutshell
Difficulty: Class II-III
Gradient:Less than 15 ft/mi
Length: 120 Miles, various shorter sections
Season: May – September
Put-in: Sarah Trotten Campground
Take-out: Weitchpec or Sommes Bar
Who should go: Families, school groups, fishermen, anyone who loves multi-day wilderness river trips.
Whitewater & Scenery
The Lower Klamath is typically a multi-day trip. The rapids are fun, but the scenery is definitely the bigger highlight. If you are looking to amp up the action, try navigating the rapids in an inflatable kayak.
Read more about Lower Klamath Whitewater.
Learn more about Lower Klamath Flows.