South Yuba River Citizens League | SYRCL

Visiting the South Yuba River

The South Yuba River is one of the most visited attractions in Nevada County, thanks to its signature emerald green swimming holes and picturesque granite boulders. Each summer, the Yuba’s popularity attracts thousands of river goers. More visitors means more coolers, more dogs, more trash, and a greater risk of fire.

Keeping Current

Volunteers Needed For The 25th Annual Yuba River Cleanup

Image: Denise Wey REGISTER FOR THE COMMUNITY-WIDE CLEANUP REGISTER FOR THE SELF-GUIDED CLEANUP The South Yuba River Citizens League’s Annual River Cleanup is turning 25 this year. Each September since 1997, as part of a larger cleanup effort called California Coastal Cleanup Day, SYRCL has organized an annual Yuba River Cleanup event uniting the community…


Hand Crafted One-Of-A-Kind Yuba River Map Raffle 

This beautiful engraving of the South Yuba Watershed could be yours!

SYRCL is selling raffle tickets for this hand-crafted river map meticulously carved and burned into a unique piece of alder driftwood and inlaid with malachite & turquoise. This exquisite work of nature art was created by Pete Brost, local craftsman, long-time SYRCL supporter,…