Enjoying the South Fork, or passing through the Coloma-Lotus area? You can travel light or bring the RV. Either way, if you arrive and discover you’ve forgotten something, we’ve got you covered. Our local shops carry everything from ice and sunscreen to whitewater kayak paddles.
Gold Rush Mercantile
Find unique gifts, gold jewelry and nuggets, books, clothing, and more. Operated by the Gold Discovery Park Assoc., a nonprofit organization. All proceeds help fund interpretation and conservation programs at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park. 530-622-6198
Sutter Center Market
ATM and EBT accepted. Groceries, beer, wine, liquor, lotto, river/camping supplies & fishing license. Close to Marshall Gold Discovery State Park. Open 7 days a week. 530-626-0849
California Watersport Collective
Located in the heart of Lotus, this unique store boasts a robust collection of swimwear and river essentials, as well as casual clothing and other gifts created by local artist. 530-426-2820
Basic groceries, deli, clothing, and unique gifts. Open February through October everyday, 8-5. 530-622-8672