Kayaks, canoes and inner tubes go with the flow on this scenic three (3) mile course of the Mokelumne River past the Gold Rush towns of Jackson and Mokelumne Hill. Easy access and a series of short but peppy rapids make this a popular spot for novice whitewater fans and kayakers in training for more advance runs.
When to go: March-September
Getting there: Highway 49 to Jackson to Electra Road
Put-in: Electra Power House
Take-out: Highway 49 bridge
Mokelumne River Feasibility Study - View Presentation (pdf 1855 kb)
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