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Navarro River

Address: Boonville, CA
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Ranked #4 of 7 Attractions in Boonville
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Navarro, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Good swimming hole under Hendy Woods bridge, on Philo, greenwood road, but with drought this year, very low water. Wet years, great place.

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newport beach
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38 reviews 38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Took a walk with the doggie under the bridge. Families playing in the water and boys with fishing poles. How much more Americana can it get? Sandy beach easy to get to. Water clean and shallow. We told had we gone to the other side of the bridge we would have seen a large school steelhead trout swimming in circles... More 

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United States
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49 reviews 49 reviews
9 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Like most coastal rivers, the Navarro changes character with the seasons, In the winter, when the rains keep pouring down, it can turn big brown and muddy, sweeping huge trees down and overflowing its banks, flooding hwy 128 and piling timber up against the hwy 1 bridge and on the beach. That's the time when idiot kayakers and rafters (like... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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80 reviews 80 reviews
34 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Every time I see the Navarro River, crossing over it on the way to Mendocino, something inside me is deeply touched. The river is always calm, but it's a strong powerful river that is always changing color depending on the day's light. I've never seen anyone kayaking on the river but always think that it would be a perfect river... More 

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