What’s Happening this season

whitewater rafting on the South Fork American River

September is Music Festival month on the South Fork. Bringing you the finest in roots music, the 8th Annual American River Music Festival will present over 30 performances in 10 locations throughout the friendly river towns of Coloma and Lotus. Catch this year’s stellar lineup, including Greg Brown, The Bills, Tommy Malone of the Subdudes, Whitewater Ramble and many more. September 12 – 14, 2014.

River Season Try your adventurous side! White Water Rafting, Kayaking or Swimming. The weather’s hot, but the water’s cool. From beginner to advanced, we have adventures for everyone.

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The River Runs Through It

On historic Highway 49, between Sacramento and South Lake Tahoe, the Coloma-Lotus Valley is nestled in California’s Gold Country, along the South Fork of the American River. click to play live videoMissing the cool splash of whitewater? Follow live rafting action on the South Fork of the American River via our Troublemaker Rapid webcam.