Folsom Lake State Recreation Area

Our View: Take your water activities straight " no alcohol " this summer

Living in the foothills is like residing in Mother Nature?s amusement park. There?s plenty of fun and exhilarating activities ? mountain biking, hiking, swimming, fishing, whitewat ...

Folsom Lake boater out of hospital

A woman who reportedly stopped breathing on a boat at Folsom Lake Saturday afternoon is alive and out of the hospital, according to Folsom Lake State Recreation Ranger Josh Jaco. ...

Park patrol is no day at the beach

Editor?s Note: Reporter Sara Seyydin went on a ride along with California State Park peace officers Saturday afternoon at Folsom State Recreation Area. Her account of the experienc ...

Campground outside of Cool set to close

A campsite located near Cool is scheduled for closure Monday. The Peninsula campground and day use area is a 100-site campground located 10 miles from Cool down a narrow country r ...

High water levels mean high-risk activities

High water levels at area hot spots may mean more recreation, but some are engaging in risky behavior. While bridge jumping is not a new activity to those who monitor State Parks ...

Folsom Lake almost full

High lake levels may mean more recreation fun for water enthusiasts but officials remain concerned about our water supply. Folsom Lake is reportedly about 20 percent above its no ...

For an affordable day's fun, it's hard to beat hiking

For very little cash local residents can experience the thrill of hiking on nearby trails. Roseville and Granite Bay are surrounded by various trail systems perfect for family ou ...