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
  • Camp Lotus
    Basic groceries, deli, clothing, and unique gifts. Open February through October everyday, 8-5. 530-622-8672