Lee Arbach


The Boat People Inflatable Kayak & Raft Specialists

34 years in the Whitewater Inflatable Kayak & River Raft Business

We have the highest customer satisfaction. Our expertise & experience ensures you will get the right raft, inflatable kayak, cataraft & paddling gear the FIRST TIME, something you won't find at big box outlets. We will devote all the time that is necessary for you to make your decision to purchase the best inflatable kayak, cataraft, raft, river gear...

AIRE's First California Whitewater Raft & Inflatable Kayak Dealer

We carry durable quality river rafts, whitewater rafts, inflatable kayaks, paddles, oars, life jackets, dry bags, pumps... from boating industry titans; AIRE, Innova, Rocky Mountain Rafts (RMR), MTI, Cannon Paddles, Ortlieb, Northwest River Supply (NRS)... and we offer these inflatable boats at the lowest price possible!

At TBP Whitewater Raft and Inflatable Kayak Specialists we've rented river rafts and inflatable kayaks for over two decades, we’ve seen the worst case scenario for a lot of our inventory. Sharing our rental experiences and retail customer feedback clearly helps you compare similar products to make an informed decision, and we don’t gloss over any negative feedback we get.

AIRE Inflatable Kayak River Running

Our Inflatable Raft and Inflatable Kayak Air Pumps are TOP QUALITY too

We carry imported Bravo foot, hand, and electric pumps from Italy & China, as well as American made cylinder pumps off all sizes & styles. These can be used for river rafts, inflatable kayaks, marine inflatables, or anything else requiring high air volumes. Major brands include Carlson, Wildwater Pumps, the Sierra foot pump, K-Pump, Interdynamics, Mastercraft, our own Boat People top-off hand pump, NRS, the Hurricane 12 volt, and we also stock Whitewater Design's EZ-Pump, though it is not shown here. Call is for your needs and we'll give you our best recommendation. Often something simple and inexpensive will do the job just fine.  Bravo foot and hand air pumps are a great value!

Ortlieb Dry Duffels - The Highest Quality Dry Duffel for Kayakers and Rafters

No other brand matches these European made products for quality. We stock Ortlieb's duffle-style bags with dry-zippers, as well as roll top "Rack Pack" duffels. They are lightweight, tuff, and highly functional dry storage bags with the best hardware you will find. Rugged 1000 denier polyester base and the acrylic finish exterior is heavy-duty and abrasion resistant. We stock the Ortlieb duffels in five sizes to cover all your rafting and inflatable kayaking needs. In addition we carry many other brands of drybags from large backpack style to small, simple roll-top bags, as well as GSI dry cases.

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Rafts, Cats, IKs 5 Percent Discout with Bank Tranfer Payment

Raft Inflatable Kayak Cataraft Free Shipping

Raft Inflatable Kayak Cataraft Cashier's Check / Bank Transfer 5 Percent Discount

2015 Rocky Mountain 14' Sefl Bailing Raft
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Save over $500 now on a RMR Fourteen Footer - Ships FREE!
Aluminum Shaft Cannon Wave 2-Piece
Save now on Cannon's Two Piece Wave paddle
Blue AIRE Force inflatable kayak
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Save $200 now on a blue 2015 AIRE Force high performance inflatable - free UPS
Blue AIRE Tributary Tomcat Solo kayak
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Save now on our last solo AIRE Trib Tomcat kayak
Gray Maxxon SB-270 Mini Self Bailing Raft
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Save now on a great little R-2 ! Free UPS
Gray RMR 14' Cataraft Pontoons
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On Sale - Ash Gray Fourteen Foot Rocky Mtn Cat Tubes. Free UPS
Green Rocky Mountain Tandem Animas II Kayak
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On Sale - RMR Two Person Animas Self Bailing IK, green, ships free
Lime AIRE Sabertooth with EXTRA THWART
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Limited Lime Sabertooth with Center Thwart - Free UPS
MTI Big Buoy Small/XS Yellow High Floatation
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This listing is for the Small/X-small size in mango only; this size fits...

Red AIRE Tributary Tomcat Tandem IK
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Save now - the 2016 price will be $779
Red Sixteen Foot Rocky Mountain Cat Tubes
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Save $250 now on red 2015 Rocky Mountain 16' cataraft tubes - Ships Free
Tributary Fourteen HD foot self bailing raft
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Save $300 now on a Tributary 14' self bailer, Free UPS
Bravo Adjusta-Angle take apart kayak paddle

The Bravo Adjusta-Angle ($109) is a 230 cm Italian made take-apart paddle...

AIRE RiverPack 3.8 Drybag with shoulder and waist straps
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AIRE River Packs will be changing colors in 2016, but for now we have the...