2018 American Whitewater Feather River Festival
to Sep 23

2018 American Whitewater Feather River Festival


The fourth weekend of September marks Rafting Magazine's favorite river festival: Feather Fest. The North Fork of the Feather River releases the last weekend of September every year. Join American Whitewater and the Chico Paddleheads for this awesome weekend of fun and river carnage. Rock Creek, Tobin, and Lobin sections of the North Feather are all running.


Friday Night

5:30-7:30 Dinner

6:00 PM – Beer Garden Open

7:00 – AW Stewardship Presentation

7:30 PM: Feather River Festival Film Series (120 minutes)

FOR/AW – Can’t Dam Your Way to Paradise (3:44 Minutes)

AW – This Is the Nolichucky (11:23 Minutes)

Nick Prete – Soul Rafter: Kern River (4:21 Minutes)

Evan Moore – Send (3:37 Minutes)

Ben Webb – Confluir (39 Minutes)

Rafting Magazine – Giant Gap Wild and Scenic (14 Minutes)

Patagonia – Blue Heart (40 Minutes)


8:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Breakfast

8:30 am - 12:30 pm: Tobin Race Registration/Check in

9:00 AM: 900 CFS Release

9:00 am - 10:30 am: Slalom Race: Practice and Registration/Check in

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Demo Vendors open

10:30 am: Slalom Race: Participants Meeting

10:30 AM: Lobin Race Volunteer Meeting / Race Registration

10:50 Am: Lobin Race Safety Meeting

11:00 am - 2:00 pm: Slalom Race Begins

11:00 AM: Lobin Race Start

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

12:45 pm: Tobin Race Participants Meeting

1:00 pm Tobin Race Staggered Starts begin

3:00 PM: Flows Ramp Down (150 CFS/Hour)

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Dinner

6:00 PM – Beer Garden Open


7:00 PM – 10:00 pm: Smokey and the Groove

10:00 PM – Midnight: IGT DJ


8:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Breakfast

9:00 AM: 900 CFS Release

9:00 AM: Camp Clean up

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Demo Vendors open

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

3:00 PM: Flows Ramp Down (150 CFS/Hour)

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King of the Rogue 2017
to Oct 15

King of the Rogue 2017

  • Gold Hill Whitewater Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

KING OF THE ROGUE is celebrating its fifth year as an annual event! This year will feature a river walk marketplace and expanded viewing area overlooking the race course along Upper River Road. We have also expanded the activities and classes to accommodate more water crafts and levels of expertise. Inner-tubes will also be available to float in the calm stretches, or for experts to run the rapids.

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Drip Fest 2017
to Oct 15

Drip Fest 2017

Sawyer's DRIP FEST is Oct 13-15. Gear SWAP & FEST Acronym:
D=Drift boats, Oars, fishing gear swap
R=Rafts, frames, camping gear swap
I =Inflatables, canoes, kayaks, Sup boards swap
P=Paddles, oars, accessories swap

F=Family fun, raft racing, prizes
E=Events, music, DJ mix
T=Tasty food & beers

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International Rafting Federation 2017 World Championships
to Oct 10

International Rafting Federation 2017 World Championships

  • Miyoshi-shi, Tokushima-ken, 778-0003 Japan (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The International Rafting Federation's 2017 World Championships is taking place on the Shikoku-Yoshino River in Miyoshi-shi, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan on October 6 - 10, 2017. Teams from across the world are going head to head to see who will be crowned world champion of raft racing.  

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South Fork Film Fest
5:00 PM17:00

South Fork Film Fest

We've got a great lineup of films featuring:

National Paddling Film Festival Roadshow - The Wetter the Better

Scott Lindgren’s Into the Tsangpo Gorge

Dan Menten’s THE NEW SCHOOL GUIDE TO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WHITEWATER ( Dan will be on hand with film and forbooksigning) http://www.newschoolpublications.com/home.html

River Shorts from filmmakers:
Rafa Ortiz
Dylan McKinney
Carson Lindsay
Jamie Low
Mike McVey
Torryd Media
Louis Norris
World Class Kayak Academy

June 10, 2017
5 PM— 9 PM
Admission $5
(includes drink ticket)
Beer, Wine, Juice, Water
Food and snacks for sale
Children 12 & under – free
*G-rated 5-6 PM

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