lake natoma

Folsom's China Wall victim seeks to end jumping

After a horrific plunge, one man is telling his story to teach others that jumping at China Wall is dangerous. Anthony Smith-Garcia learned in a second how one wrong step can chang ...

Having fun on a run

Folsom has some beautiful areas to go out for a run and several high school runners are taking advantage of the local trails. A summer run club, which doubles as training for the u ...

Navigating the blue

Children ruled the water last week at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center’s “Special Basic Patriotic Camp” on Lake Natoma in Gold River. The Special Basic Patriotic Camp, whi ...

Hundreds visit paddlefest event

Hundreds of paddlesport enthusiasts crowded the shores of Nimbus Flat on Saturday as the 18th annual Paddlefest returned to Lake Natoma. Keith Miller and Tammy Borichevsky, co-owne ...

Paddlefest comes to Lake Natoma

The 18th annual Paddlefest returns to Nimbus Flats on Lake Natoma on Saturday. California Canoe & Kayak (CCK), a large paddlesport company founded in 1972, again hosts one of the c ...

City to move ahead with waterfront improvement despite group’s protest

City officials say they are moving forward on an almost $1 million project despite opposition from an environmental watchdog group threatening court action. Construction could be ...

Popular salmon festival gets flushed

The Department of Fish and Game has announced the American River Salmon Festival has been canceled for 2010. Due to budget and staff cuts experienced by many of the sponsors and ...

It’s sink or swim for physics students

Students of all ages traveled to Folsom Lake State Recreation Area to test their skills in physics. The third annual Folsom High School Cardboard/Plywood/Whatever Regatta took plac ...

Parkway project rolls along

Having received money from the Proposition 50/California River Parkways Grant Program and matching funds from the city’s budget, the Lake Natoma Waterfront and Trail Access Enhan ...