folsom lake

Orienteering outing at Granite Bay on March 25

Try out the navigation sport of orienteering either on foot or on a mountain bike at a Folsom Lake on March 25. Sponsored by Gold Country Orienteers (GCO), the meet takes place at ...

Future Pro Tour Classic comes to Folsom Lake Nov. 5

Perseverance and determination are the best words that come to mind when describing the anglers that have demonstrated their ability to “stay the course” and battle through a ...

Mud Run set for Sunday at Folsom Lake

The Merrell Down and Dirty Mud Run returns to the Granite Bay beaches of Folsom Lake this Sunday and brings with it thousands of participants. On Nov. 3 last year the run featured ...

Swim extravaganza set for Folsom Lake on Saturday

Most everyone is used to swimming in a pool, but not so familiar with the joys of swimming in open water. On Saturday the Sierra Marlins swim team is holding a swim extravaganza at ...

Speed boats to run on Folsom Lake Thursday

The Air National Guard Hydroplane Series will stage a four-boat exhibition event on Folsom Lake Thursday for community leaders and area corporate executives for the possible return ...

Race a new type of adventure for athletes

Athletes braved the chilly weather for a bit of adventure at Folsom Lake in Granite Bay on Saturday. The fourth annual Folsom Lake Spring Adventure race drew nearly 90 participant ...

New Folsom Lake pipeline construction gets green light

The Bureau of Reclamation, the San Juan Water District and the city of Roseville are proceeding with construction of the North Fork Bypass Pipeline Project at Folsom Dam and Reserv ...

Fishing event draws big crowd to Folsom Lake

Demetrius Drum has wanted to fish since he could first talk. Saturday, the 4-year-old El Dorado Hills resident got his first chance at the Take-A-Kid Fishing event held at Folsom ...

Take-A-Kid fishing event on Saturday

Looking for something to do on Saturday? How about taking your child fishing? The third annual Take-A-Kid Fishing event will be held at Folsom Lake in Granite Bay on Saturday begi ...

GB hit by water crimp

Here’s hoping for a miracle March. That’s perhaps the only chance for Granite Bay residents to avoid even more severe water restrictions thanks to seriously low water levels. T ...

Grieving horse owner warns of trail danger

“Get off the trails before some one gets killed.” That’s the message Jeri Sust, of Newcastle, wants to share with those illegally using off road vehicles at Folsom Lake. S ...

Granite Bay boat launch closed at Folsom Lake

It just got a whole lot harder to go boating at Folsom Lake. Lake officials announced today the closure of the low water boat launch ramp at Granite Bay. A news release issued by ...

New Folsom Lake speed limit: 5 mph

Parched conditions have put the kibosh on piloting motorboats any faster than a slow amble at Folsom Lake. The California Department of Parks and Recreation announced yesterday it ...