- Tell Us About Shantyboat Communities
Everywhere we go, we keep hearing that once upon a time, there were communities of shantyboaters living just at the edge of town along the river. We are putting the call out for you to contribute your story.
- Closest Thing to Civilization Between Red Bluff and Sac
We’d been looking forward to our arrival in Colusa. Not only was it the largest town on the Sacramento River between Red Bluff and Sac, but it was also the furthest south I’d ever been on the river on my three earlier raft and canoe trips. So everything from here on out would be completely new to me.
- A Wild River
A treacherous adventure down a hazard-choked river - Rides from strangers - Water emergency - An Interview - Mr. Johnson fixed - Birthday pie
- Fits and Starts
I’m struggling with how to describe our strange fits-and-starts launch on the Sacramento River at Red Bluff. I’ll tell you right up front like a postmodern mystery novel that the culprit was Bad Gas.
- Okay, we’re off
After months of prep, a month-long fundraiser, weeks of long hard work days on the shantyboat, months of research, tons of help from from friends, and help from our sponsors, we are finally off on the road toward the river.