We will provide transportation from Lotus to any other river locations.
Camping is included for the duration of Guide school. We meet at our South Fork American River Camp in Lotus, California the afternoon before guide school begins.
A few nearby in Lotus / Coloma area:
Take A Bite Deli: Hands down best burger! It is hidden away in the Chevron Gas station on Highway 49 just a couple miles from our camp. Philly Cheese Stakes, Fries, Onion Rings, Fry Boxes & more! Hours are usually Mon-Fri 10am-3pm (may vary).
The River Shack: A local favorite! Big sandwiches and lots of beers to choose from. Just down the road from camp off Highway 49. Hours may be seasonal, Fri-Tues 10am-5pm.
Whitewater Pizza: Amazing food & Riverfront Patio! A family favorite with a large patio overlooking the South Fork American River at the Highway 49 Bridge. Unique pizza’s and fun atmosphere. Usually open 7 day/week (hours vary from 11am-4pm opening till about 8pm-10pm close).