When was the last time you packed your grip and headed to a river for an afternoon of rest and relaxation? When you visit one of our rivers, do you even know much about it? The history that surrounds our Northern California rivers is staggering. You don’t have to be a fan of the great outdoors to appreciate it in all its glory. Rivers, creeks, tributaries, waterfalls and lakes are all a lot closer than you think. Northern California has her fair share of river beauties that weave through her hills and valleys.

Here are a few incredible rivers you may need to be reminded are in your neighborhood.

The next time you feel like exploring, put one of these rivers in your GPS and don’t stop until you get there. Each one is incredible in its own way. Which river is your favorite?

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