Colfax / Rivers

The Bear River flows 73 miles from the rocky crags and conifer forests of the Sierra Nevada to the oak woodlands, open grasslands, pastures and fields of the Central Valley in Northern California. Locals and visitors enjoy hiking, birdwatching, camping, angling, gold panning, rafting and kayaking on the Bear’s four-mile class II whitewater run.


Bear River
2500 Campground Rd.
Colfax, CA 95713