Over the course of this past amazing summer I have given a lot of thought to what sets River Runners apart on the South Fork of the American River. It is not just all the extra curricular activities we do, like swimming, jumping off of rocks and stopping to skip rocks and pick berries, it is also how much we care about you and your experience both on and off the river...Read More
Summer in Camp Lotus has that smell of lingering wood smoke in the cool morning air and that sound of rustling leaves against the constant but faint roar of the river. Summer seemed to arrive so suddenly this year. From jackets to sunscreen, the temperature jumped into the hundreds and sent us plunging into that ice cold water of the South Fork of the American River...Read More
People often wonder what river guides do in the off season...
One of the great things about the drought in terms of boating was the emergence of river runs that have been drowned by man made lakes like the Camp Nine Section of the Stanislaus River and the Big Bend Run on the North Feather River...Read More