1-800-522-WILD (9453)



Green River Whitewater Rafting near Seattle

(Class IV)

Seattle rafting locals will tell you that the Green River is the best kept secret in Western Washington whitewater, and they are right! The trip meets in Auburn's Flaming Geyser State Park, a brief 50 minute drive from downtown Seattle, and takes you through 11 miles of twisting, boulder choked whitewater amid some of the most amazingly beautiful scenery in Washington State. This is more than just a scenic river trip and the combination of Class IV whitewater and continuous stunning views will keep you coming back for more. Book a trip today or contact Wildwater River Guides with questions.

An Unforgettable Washington Scenic River Trip

If you are looking for a Washington scenic river trip with more than its fair share of excitement then you are in the right place. Green River rafters will start in Kanaskat-Palmer State Park and paddle through notorious class III and Class IV rapids like “Mercury”, “The Nozzle”, “Pipeline” and “Win, Lose or Draw” as they pass by majestic waterfalls cascading down the 300 foot greenery covered canyon walls. Seattle adventure seekers will love the rapids that seem to lurk beyond every curve and be amazed by the hanging vegetation and incredible geologic formations.

Raft the Green River with Wildwater

Wildwater has been guiding the Green River since we first started running Washington white water in 1980. The combination of scenery and excitement has made it one of the favorites of guides and guests alike. With the latest equipment and the highest certified guides in the Washington river guiding business so you can be confident you are taken care of and concentrate on having fun. Book a trip with Wildwater today! We also offer Green River kayak trips. For more information on private kayak tours on the Green contact Wildwater River Guides.

Season: April-May   5 hour adventure   Price: $89/p        Age Requirement: 16 years old




Meet at Flaming Geyser State Park

Address: 23700 SW Flaming Geyser Rd, Auburn, WA 98092

From Highway 18.

• Take Auburn-Black Diamond Rd exit.

• Turn Right onto Auburn-Black Diamond Rd.

• Turn Right on Green Valley Road.

• Continue for several miles to Flaming Geyser State Park entrance sign and go to the picnic/parking/restroom area.

Look for Wildwater Guides vehicle. If lost, call 509-470-8558.


In addition to the directions provided, Wildwater strongly suggests using a Washington State highway map or searching the address provided above in Google Maps for extra directions.


Driving times:

From Seattle, WA. approx. 1.5 hours.

From Tacoma, WA. approx. 1 hours.

Meet at rendezvous.

1. Park cars. 2. Check in. Read through and sign participation waiver. 3. Receive the gear you will need for your river trip, change, and use your vehicle as a personal locker. 4. Ride the shuttle vehicle to the put-in/launch site. 5. Participate in a Guide Trip Talk. 6. Break into raft groups; meet your individual guide. 7. Go through basic river rafting instruction. 8. Raft river. 9. Take-out, change into dry clothing and return river gear you used to Wildwater Staff.

What You'll Need

We supply all of  the river  equipment  that you will need, including a sleeveless wetsuit, neoprene booties for your feet, a helmet, and a PFD (personal floatation device). *Cold Spring days a splash jacket can also be provided upon request.

For this river trip we suggest you bring:

• Swimsuit or swim trunks to wear under the wetsuit provided.

• Sunglasses with croakie attachment.

• If you are worried about getting cold on the trip you can bring extra layers. Fleece, wool, and polypropylene materials work best. Avoid anything made of cotton.

Feel free to call us with any questions:

1-800-522-WILD (9453)  •  1-509-470-8558.

When you make a reservation with Wildwater River Guides, we hold those raft seats, kayaks,or SUPs for you on that trip date and time. We may have to turn away others from that particular trip date. If you decide to cancel, it is difficult for us to book someone else on that trip, especially if cancellations are made on short notice.




7+ days prior to the trip date you will receive 100% refund.

Minus $10 per person to cover fees and processing.


Within the 7 days no refunds will be given.


No exceptions for sickness, personal emergencies or No Shows!


NOTE: You may substitute another person at any time without a penalty.


Trips go out rain or shine.