Looking for some fun in the outdoors without having to leave Los Angeles? Residents can now take a trip down the L.A. River on a kayak.
This summer city officials will begin offering canoe and kayak trips along parts of the Los Angeles River, a long maligned waterway that winds through the region as a concrete flood-control channel.
Members of a Canadian folk-rock band have been cited for canoeing down the Los Angeles River before an approaching storm.
Five people had to be rescued today when their canoe capsized during the Catalina U.S. Championship Outrigger Canoe Race just north of Avalon, Coast Guard officials said.