RIVER EVENTS CALENDAR,
HIKES, & VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Saturday, September 20, 8 am-12 noon
Meet at the Old
Auburn-Foresthill Curved Bridge near the Confluence (3 miles
below Auburn near the Highway 49 American River Crossing).
at the Protect American River Canyons information booth to
register, pick up trash collection bags, graffiti removal
supplies, snacks and receive a complimentary Confluence Parkway
map. Wear sturdy shoes. Bring gloves, sunscreen
and a water bottle to fill. For
more information about the clean-up contact PARC @ 530-885-8878.
Safety Day & Junior Rangers Activities
21, 11AM to 4PM
Try out a variety of boats suitable for river and lake paddling
provided by Sierra Outdoor Center, Canyon Raft Rentals and PARC.
Junior Ranger Nature
are planned for those who are interested in learning more about
American River ecology.
I-80 take the Foresthill exit in Auburn and drive 6 miles to the
Upper Lake Clementine entrance to the Auburn State Recreation Area
on the left.
The event is free. There is $10 per car parking fee. See
Flyer about these events
Paddle Day boats ready to go
Cruisin' on Paddle Day
Pooch in picture is a "companion service" dog
Dogs not allowed at Upper Clementine
Codfish Creek Falls
Discovery Trail Brochure
now view, or download and print, the brochure "Codfish Creek
Falls Discovery Trail." This brochure, beautifully illustrated
by Colfax high school senior Heather Mehl under the guidance of
Eric Peach and California State Parks & Recreation, highlights
some of the plants, trees, and birds that can be seen along this
lovely trail which meanders along the North Fork of the American
See the brochure here
now carry the wonderful
of Nevada and Placer Counties, California" by our local Redbud
Chapter of the California Native Plant Society.
See more here