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Trip Report - Jewel of the Cosumnes

Hidden below a monster death gorge on the North Fork of the Cosumnes is perhaps one of the most fun runs on the whole watershed. This gem is plagued by terrible access and a big hike in. The team spent weeks preparing and were generously rewarded for their efforts. Our latest edit brings you right into the heart of the beauty and the struggle for this gem on the North Cosumnes.

The New School Guide To Northern California Whitewater

New School Publications has been exploring the rivers and streams of Northern California for over 16 years to bring you the New School Guide to California Whitewater.  Drawing upon a lifetime of knowledge New School Guide Book will to lead you to the secret outdoor stashes of Northern California Whitewater and help you enjoy Northern California's finest rivers in style.

Advanced Paddling Technique: Sweep Stroke

The sweep stroke is the critical paddle stroke for making fast, effective, and powerful turns in nearly any whitewater. The commodore will cover how to begin and end the stroke, some interesting science behind what is happening beneath the water, and the finer points on how to get the most out of this stroke. 

Advanced Paddle Techniques: J-Stroke

The J-stroke is an immensely important stroke for commercial guides or anyone looking to down river progress without the use of a paddle crew. Kailee will cover how to begin and end the stroke, some interesting science behind what is happening beneath the water, and the finer points on how to move your body to get the most out of this stroke.