American River, South Fork - Chili Bar

African Queen Rapid

Rapid Details

Name African Queen Rapid
Class III to IV

Several small islands seperate the river here.  Most of the flow goes down the right channel.  This is definitely the best option for rafts.  Kayakers can get a little more adventurous and try out different channels.


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Recommended Flows Minimum: 800.0
Maximum: 4000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 838.21 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 38.78227323
Long - -120.84985504

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