P O Box 554, Coloma California 95667
530-621-1236 Toll Free: 800-356-2262 Fax 530-622-6104
Chili Bar Outdoor Center specializes in whitewater adventures on the North, Middle, and South forks of the American Rivers. Each of these rivers is distinct in character, offering a variety of flows that range from tranquil Class II floats to white-knuckle Class IV+ drops. It offers top quality commercial paddle rafts in which all crew members participate. Its Guide School gives quality training with a hands-on approach. This is an ideal introduction to whitewater rafting, whether you intend to run private river trips or become a professional guide. You can learn equipment rigging and maintenance; reading whitewater and maneuvering in current; etiquette, safety, and river rescue; paddle raft leadership skills; and Red Cross CPR.
Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Coloma) A Whitewater Connection
(Tahoe City) Alpine Meadows Ski Resort
(Rancho Cordova) American River Raft Rentals
(Stateline) Bike The West
(Coloma) Chili Bar Outdoor Center
(Lotus) DeRiemer Adventure Kayaking
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12/13 Coming to The Coloma area
Arden Fair Sacramento CA March30-April18 Open the doors to Arden Fair and step inside. Here you'll find contemporary fashions, jewelry, accessories and brand name merchandise at over 165 specialty stores, plus Nordstrom's, Macy's, Sears, and JC Penney. Arden Fair also has a number of terrific restaurants, everything from fast food to fine dining. And it's completely enclosed, so it's always a comfortable 70 degrees inside no matter what it's like outside.
Oakland Greek Festival Oakland CA May17-19 Wonderful aromas of Souklavia and Loukoumades waft through the air and the sounds of traditional Greek music and shouts of OPA! resonate in the hills of Oakland.
California Exposition & State Fair Sacramento CA June12-28 The Cal Expo is the site of the California State Fair. All year Satellite Wagering, Waterworld USA, Paradise Island Fun Center and an RV Park are just a few of the features of the Cal Expo.The first State Fair was held in 1854 in San Francisco at the old Music Hall. The fair offered premiums (prizes) for its competitions and included such agricultural exhibits such as 2-inch-long peanuts, 72-pound beets and a 10-pound carrot that was longer than 3 feet. Horseracing was part of that first fair and has continued to be a part of the fair ever since.
Midsummer Mozart Festival San Francisco CA July18-28 Organized in 1974, the Festival is the only music festival in North America dedicated exclusively to Mozart.
The Rio Vista Bass Derby Festival Rio Vista CA October11-13 Rio Vista is proud to host the oldest fishing derby on the West Coast. The festival is a three-day derby for bass, catfish and sturgeon. The festival also boasts music, food and fun for fishermen and non-fishing children and adults as well. The events include a carnival, live music and dancing, classic car show, a pancake breakfast, parade and BBQ. A large fireworks display is also featured on Saturday night.