Take the kids on a rafting trip down the Truckee River with Truckee River Raft Company. Here's how the company describes the trip:
Our five-mile, self-guided trip is perfect for families, couples, or anyone looking for an awesome day of river rafting in Lake Tahoe. Our trip takes about two to three hours, depending on your pace and number of stops. The river itself is mild and easy to navigate, but includes a few surprise rapids for an invigorating end to your raft trip. Your rate includes our convenient and easy-to-use shuttle service and help from our friendly staff at the launch point to get you started.