Volume 1 of the Up the Lake with a Paddle series is the primary guidebook for paddlers looking for places to paddle within the Sierra Foothills and the Sacramento Region. The regions covered in this book are a paddler’s paradise with spectacular lakes and scenic, quiet rivers. For those looking to plan a weekend getaway for two or a fun-filled family paddle this book is a must. The second edition now includes more information on the history, geology, plants, birds and animals of each region. Including GPS waypoints for paddle locations and more “In the Eddy” and “Paddle Notes,” all the items the fans of this popular series enjoy.
“Bill’s Up the Lake with A Paddle will have you aching to get in your canoe or kayak and start the adventure.”
Lisa Ross, member of River City Paddlers Association,
former manager of California Canoe & Kayak, Redwood City
“Thanks Bill, the information in this book is a gift to all fellow paddlers for this and future generations.”
John Seals, Dagger Canoe and Kayak
“Enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and sound advice.”
Kurt Renner, Western sales representative for canoe and kayak makers