January 9th, 2017 Flood Photos

Check out these photos from this weekends rains. If you are heading out to boat please be careful and boat with friends. Slab Creek over the dam

2016 Shuttle Season coming to an end.

Good Evening Everyone- My goal of 4000 riders (currently 3700) is a long shot and I know that. But one can hope can’t they? Anyway below is some very important shuttle info so keep reading. 1-The shuttle will run each … Continued

November 2016 News

Hi Paddlers, Based on some of the survey feedback I am going to try and put the shuttle news first then the fun fact or story below as it may relate to the shuttle. If you like it this new … Continued

Local September Events – Update

I am sorry to report that the annual FOR Gear Swap at Henningsen Lotus Park has been CANCELED September 9th-11th, 2016. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The 2016 World Gold Panning Championships Gold week is occurring September 11 to 18, 2016. Activities are planned … Continued

No Passport Needed Here…

Is it true that the queen of England isn’t required to have a passport when she visits other countries? As the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom, the commonwealth, and certain other countries that have since declared independence but decided … Continued

Henry Ford vs Coloma Shuttle

We may not have flying cars quite yet, but the ground-bound automobile is the world’s second most popular mode of transportation (behind the bicycle). Many think Henry Ford invented the car, but that isn’t correct. While Ford certainly made the automobile affordable for … Continued

Current Comments from Customers

Davide S. write: Thanks for accommodating us. We are still fairly new to river paddling and definitely new to the SFA, and I just want you to know how much we appreciate your service to the paddling community. Looking ahead … Continued

Independence & Freedom For All

Conflict between the colonies and England was already a year old when the colonies convened a Continental Congress in Philadelphia in the summer of 1776. In a June 7 session in the Pennsylvania State House (later Independence Hall), Richard Henry … Continued

Updates to Reservation System

Hi, this is just a quick note from your webmaster. We converted the reservation system from PayPal to Stripe tonight. This means that instead of going to PayPal to pay for your reservation, you’ll stay on this site and enter … Continued

Local Road Construction All Summer Long

June 15, 1948 – Soviet authorities announced that the Autobahn would be closed indefinitely “for repairs.” Some of you have heard and some of you have not. If you have not heard it yet I am here to tell you. This … Continued