Whitewater Voyages in the Media

As a leader in the world of whitewater rafting since 1975, we have been the subject of numerous newspaper and magazine articles, TV shows and other media spotlights focused on white water rafting over the years. Below are a selection of recent articles we have been featured in.

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June 6, 2012
Announcing Whitewater: A Thriller by William McGinnis
The Washington Times
June 29, 2010
White water: A weekend on the Kern River
Los Angeles Daily News
May 24, 2006
A River Runs Past It
Rafting draws most to the Kern Valley, but there's plenty more to it
Ventura County Life & Style
July 1, 2005
River Women
Excursions: Whitewater Rafting the Kern
Outside Magazine
July 1, 2004
Find your Flow: North Fork of the Kern River
... The Best Blue Ribbon River Trips in North America
Fresno Bee
March 10, 2004
Guides lobby bill on river regions
Congress could claim 2.5 million acres of wilderness in pieces.
Paddler Magazine
March 1, 2002
River Signals Standardized
Sports Illustrated Women
March 1, 2002
Three Rivers that Make a Splash
Sierra Escape
December 1, 2001
How to Find the Courage to Raft
Fresno Bee, Business Section
March 12, 2001
Rapid Change
San Francisco Chronicle - Business Digest Section
March 7, 2001
Whitewater Grows
Paddler Magazine
January 1, 2000
Paddlers of the Century
Bill McGinnis
October 1, 1999
Work That Isn't
Come downstream with whitewater wizard Bill McGinnis.
Los Angeles Times
June 20, 1999
San Francisco Chronicle
May 15, 1997
A New Craft for the Rapids
'Paddlecat' is more versatile than the kayak
Los Angeles Times
May 19, 1996
Whitewater Investments
Rafting camp teaches kids the value of teamwork and a firm grip
Bakersfield Californian
June 20, 1995
A Raft of Relaxation
A new ride on the gentler side now available from rafting company
San Francisco Chronicle
May 11, 1995
Whitewater Guides Go With the Flow
Paddler Magazine
July 1, 1988
Another World
Rafting in the Soviet Union
The Tribune
June 21, 1985
Riding the Crest of Whitewater Rafting
River Runner
July 1, 1984
Burnt Ranch Gorge
San Francisco Sunday Examiner & Chronicle
June 27, 1979
Plunging into a career
San Francisco Chronicle
April 24, 1978
A Rafting School for the Daring
On the Stanislaus River
News Herald, Santa Rosa, California
March 23, 1977
Rafter, Writer William McGinnis Succeeds Where Robust Men Fail
San Francisco Chronicle
October 5, 1975
Toward the Roar Downriver
Whitewater Rafting, by William McGinnis. New York Times Quadrangle 361 pp.; $12.50
Oakland Tribune
June 30, 1975
New Rivers to Conquer
Adventure in China

TV and Video Features

  • See Whitewater Voyages boats featured in "The Real World" on MTV airing April 3rd, 2005
  • National Geographic Channel: The Mother of all Radical River Rafts
  • CBS segment on Cherry Creek, October 23, 2003
  • CBS2 segment "Special Assignment", August, 2003
  • Bill McGinnis interview for "Survivor" on Good Morning America, August 2000

More Information about Whitewater Voyages

  1. Why Raft with Whitewater Voyages
  2. Bill McGinnis
  3. Our Trips at a Glance

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11252 Kernville Road, Kernville, CA 93238
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