Loma Prieta Paddlers (LPP) is a whitewater kayaking club, based in the South Bay and beyond.  If you are new to kayaking, new to the area or are just  looking for a group of fellow paddlers; check us out.

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The Club
LPP Hosted Races
Paddling Links

Loma Prieta Paddlers

Safety Management Plan
South Fork American River,
Chili Bar, Coloma to Greenwood, Gorge Runs

Emergency Phone Contact

In case of an emergency, call 911.


Marshall Hospital
Marshall Way
Placerville, CA 95667
Phones: (530) 622-1441 (916) 933-0913

DIRECTIONS: Reach Highway 50.
Traveling east, turn right on Bedford.
Traveling west, turn left on Bedford.
Turn left on Main.
Turn right on Cedar Ravine.
Turn left on Marshall Way.
Marshall Hospital is located on Marshall Way on the right (top of the hill).

Ranger Station

Phone Locations

See evacuation map. Phones along Hwy. 49 Coloma and at Chili Bar put-in. No Phones at Salmon Falls or Greenwood.

Evacuation routes

Use emergency map and reference from El Dorado County Parks. Print out map and reference from the following link: SF American River Maps

Last updated 2003