Things To Do
Get ready to unleash your inner adventurer and experience the rush of outdoor activities. Experience thrilling adventures during your stay at our resort. From a simple walk in the serenity of nature to taking on the rapids and conquering the wild waters on an unforgettable rafting adventure, you will surely won't run out of things to do.
At the Kern River Hatchery, fish are reared from eggs to juvenile stage before being released into the Kern River or other nearby waters. The facility consists of various rearing ponds, raceways, and other infrastructure to accommodate different stages of fish growth.
Besides fish production, the Kern River Hatchery also serves as an educational and research facility. It offers guided tours and educational programs for visitors, providing insight into the fish rearing process and the importance of fisheries conservation.
Kern River Fish Hatchery
Lake Isabella Fishing
Lake Isabella is a popular fishing destination located in Kern County, California. It is a reservoir formed by the Kern River and offers a variety of fishing opportunities for anglers.
Lake Isabella is known for its excellent fishing for various species, including bass, trout, catfish, and crappie.
Additionally, Lake Isabella offers amenities such as boat launches, fishing piers, campgrounds, and picnic areas, making it a popular destination for anglers and outdoor enthusiasts.
Kern River Outfitters is a well-established outdoor adventure company based in Kernville, California. They offer a range of recreational activities, including rafting, kayaking, camping, and fishing trips in the Kern River area. While they primarily focus on river-based activities, they also provide fly fishing opportunities for anglers.
As part of their services, Kern River Outfitters offers guided fishing trips on the Kern River. These trips are led by experienced guides who have extensive knowledge of the river and its fishing opportunities. They can provide instruction, guidance, and assistance to anglers of all skill levels, including beginners.
Kern River Outfitters
Whitewater Excitement is another outfitter offering rafting trips in California, primarily on the South Fork of the American River. They provide various trip options, including half-day, full-day, and multi-day adventures, with different difficulty levels to accommodate different preferences.
Whitewater Voyages offers rafting trips on several rivers, including: South Fork American River, Middle Fork American River, North Fork American River, Tuolumne River.
The Trail of 1000 Giants is a scenic hiking trail located in the southern Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. It is part of the Giant Sequoia National Monument, which is managed by the United States Forest Service. The trail offers visitors the opportunity to explore a grove of giant sequoia trees and experience the awe-inspiring beauty of these ancient and massive trees.
It is designed to be accessible to a wide range of visitors. It features a well-maintained, paved trail that is wheelchair and stroller-friendly. There are also interpretive signs along the trail that provide information about the giant sequoias and the ecosystem they thrive in.
Trail of 1000 Giants
Kern River Fly Fishing is a guide service based in Kernville, California, specializing in fly fishing trips on the Kern River. They offer guided fishing trips for anglers of all skill levels, from beginners to experienced fly fishers. Their guides have extensive knowledge of the river and can provide instruction, equipment, and a personalized fishing experience.
It's also a good idea to discuss your experience level and fishing goals with the guides to ensure a customized and enjoyable fishing experience on the Kern River.
Kern River Fly Fishing
The Kern River area in California offers several natural water slides and tubs where visitors can enjoy recreational activities.
Johnsondale Slides: Located on the Kern River near Johnsondale, this area features natural rock formations that create water slides and pools. Visitors can slide down the smooth rocks and enjoy the refreshing water.
Natural Tubs & Water Slides
It is a protected wilderness area within the Sequoia National Forest. It covers approximately 130,081 acres and offers visitors a chance to experience rugged mountain landscapes, pristine forests, and diverse ecosystems.
It is known for its stunning natural beauty. It encompasses high peaks, deep canyons, granite formations, alpine meadows, and lush forests. The landscape is characterized by a mix of pine, fir, and cedar trees, along with wildflowers during the spring and summer months.
The wilderness area provides numerous opportunities for hiking and backpacking. There are several trails, ranging from easy to strenuous, that lead visitors through the scenic backcountry. Popular trails include the Woodpecker Trail, Long Canyon Trail, and the Pacific Crest Trail, which passes through a portion of the wilderness.
The Domeland Wilderness
Natural Tubs & Water Slides
The preserve is dedicated to the conservation of birds and their habitats, as well as promoting environmental education and research.
The preserve is a haven for birdwatchers. It is home to a wide variety of bird species, including migratory birds and several rare or endangered species. Birders can explore the preserve's diverse habitats, such as riparian areas, wetlands, and oak woodlands, to observe and photograph birds in their natural environment.