The California River Quest is a paddling event held on the Upper Sacramento River. Paddlers’ crafts include kayaks, canoes, surskis, outrigger canoes, standup and prone paddleboards. It provides a variety of course options that makes it interesting for competitive paddlers as well as accessible to adventure paddlers. The California River Quest provides a unique opportunity to paddle special piece of the Sacramento River that remains natural and clean. The course begins at Sundial Bridge and flows through riparian forests and oak woodlands teaming with wildlife and plants as well as a section that runs through a lava canyon.