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Adventure Auburn

Adventure Auburn was the event to be at today, Saturday September 7th. The Auburn Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Auburn State Recreation Area and other agencies came together to put on a day of fun outdoor activities highlighting the Confluence of the American River in Auburn California. The Main attraction was the Base Jumping demonstration where 17 experienced base jumpers were allowed to jump from the 731 foot Foresthill Bridge.

5th District Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery says it has been a long time coming but thinks it’s delightful.

Click to hear Supervisor Montgomery

Asked if base Jumping could be an approved sport from the famous bridge, the Supervisor had this to say.

Click to hear Supervisor Montgomery 2

Another crowd favorite was the Great American River Duck Derby with a grand prize of $1000.

Other events included organized hikes, mountain bike rides, rock climbing, nature walks, fishing and more.You can see photo albums and videos of the days events on our KAHI facebook page.


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