Folsom Lake Journals

Hot Spot #2 for the Discerning Couple in No. Cal

A travel journal to Folsom Lake by eva

Quote: Sick of the city-thang? Do something splashy at Folsom Lake.

Hot Spot #2 for the Discerning Couple in No. Cal

Overview

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Mention 'Folsom' and most people think 'prison.' Unfair, as Folsom Lake offers a playground of watery fun (fishing, kayaking, boating, waterskiing - check out the activities at: http://american.calparks.ca.gov/folsomsra/folsom.htm). This is a good alternative for those reluctant to trek an extra two hours out to Lake Tahoe. Most memorable was renting a waverunner and skating through the glassy lake at high speeds (although avoiding the fishing areas, which is not hard to do since the lake is H-U-G-E). Quick Tips: Balance out the day of rugged activities at Slocum House, a beautiful house/restaurant with elegant food at well-worth-it prices. They even have vegetarian entries, and blackber...Read More