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Sacramento State Aquatic Center

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Awesome place to visit for water fun in Sacramento

This is my favorite place to go in Sacramento when it is really hot. It always seems to be about... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Sacramento, California
Variety of fun!

I usually like to bike the trails around here and stop at the center for a break. There are people... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Placerville, California
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1901 Hazel Ave, Gold River, CA 95670-4501
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is my favorite place to go in Sacramento when it is really hot. It always seems to be about 10 to 20 degrees cooler on the lake than the rest of Sacramento. The facility is open to the public and rents a variety of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I usually like to bike the trails around here and stop at the center for a break. There are people swimming, sunning, paddling, sailing , kayaking and more here. In the past I have attended events that let you try out different types of kayaks...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Fun Aquatic Team Building Party place the water obstacle course is fun and the paddle boarding is a super hit. There are boards rentable by the hour and are the type that do not tip over easily and can support two teens. The lake is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I rented paddle boards and we had so much fun!! The staff was friendly and the water was really peaceful! They have so many different things you can rent or do!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Juli K
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the Sacramento State Aquatic Center at Natoma Lake to go kayaking. I took my nephew and mom. They had never been. We all had a great time out in the lake kayaking and swimming. We will be back to kayak again. Had a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank avinniev
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Once you have a chance to feed the fingerlings at The Fish Hatchery, stroll across Hazel Ave., to Lake Natoma and the Sacramento attraction called Aquatic Park! On any given week you can watch World Class Colligate competition in various Water Sports from all over...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ed O
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This place is under used. Nice place to picnic, swim and sun. You can rent Jetski's, sailboards, sailboats, canoes, skulls and more so there's lots to do. Nice hiking, biking, boating and excellent bass AND trout fishing.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

On a recent weekend there were long lines and no relief from the sun while just standing around forever. The staff were nice when we got up there but after taking our name, they never called. After an hour I checked on the reservation and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Been here many times, it's a great way to cool off on a hot day or warm evening. Relax on the water kayaking or paddle boarding while getting some excersize and chatting with friends, significant other, or getting some peaceful alone time.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MrBrcarls
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Set on Natomas Lake, the Aquatics Center has a full range of fun water craft to select from! Adults can rent canoes, kayaks, SUPS, water bikes and much more on an hourly basis. They offer classes for many experience levels for activities such as sailing...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Janet B
18 August 2018|
Response from r0wdyredjen | Reviewed this property |
They do not sell food other than some ice cream bars. There may be a vending machine.