Tag Archives: San Lorenzo River

Felton Grove Auto Camp: Opens in 1922

Perfect description of the Felton Grove Auto Camp when it opened in the spring of 1922. The 16 acres being what is now the neighborhood subdivision of Felton Grove, the other 5 acres being what’s now the Felton Bible Church … Continue reading

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San Lorenzo River: Rip-rap 1986

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Railroad: 1920’s Covered Bridge at Rear

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Comment from NWS Hydrologist Mark Strudley

I grew up in Ben Lomond, and now live in Boulder Creek. More importantly, I am the Service Hydrologist for the National Weather Service (office is in Monterey), and my job is to forecast river conditions in the Bay Area … Continue reading

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1920’s Photo of Railroad Bridge and Felton Covered Bridge

Felton Covered Bridge is located at the northwesterly end of Felton Grove. On the right in this 1920’s photo, you can see the old railroad trestle that crossed the river.

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San Lorenzo River: USGS Water Watch

This is a great site to view the historical and current “streamflow” for our river. http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/uv/?site_no=11160500

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Felton Grove: 1940’s “Old Swiming Hole”

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Newspaper: 1956 SLV Reporter

SLV Reporter¬† Jan. 5, 1956 Herb Cohenour Loses Photographic Equipment In Flood. Home and Studio were in Felton Grove and were both completely ruined by the flood waters. (the photographer for SLV Reporter.) Marjorie Wright Feeds Workers Cleaning Felton Grove … Continue reading

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