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The Darrington Mountain Bike Trail

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Cool place to go to.

This where the raft trips down the South Fork American River get out and also is the entrance to... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Steve R
,
Roseville, California
Lovely springtime hike

What a lovely trek near the river. Through shady glens and down to a creek. The kids splashed in... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2016
NativeSDgirl
,
San Diego County
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This single-track bike trail runs for 7.7 miles through the Folsom Lake State Recreation Area.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Mar 2017
“Cool place to go to.”
21 Mar 2016
“Lovely springtime hike”
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Folsom, CA
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This where the raft trips down the South Fork American River get out and also is the entrance to biking and hiking trailheads. There's really not a lot to do right there EXCEPT: The bridge usually has a huge rope swing hanging from the bottom...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

What a lovely trek near the river. Through shady glens and down to a creek. The kids splashed in the water. We could have gone much farther but it was getting late. We opted to head back up the trail dotted with poppies, blue dicks,...More

Thank NativeSDgirl
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a great little trail. The first portion of the trail is pretty exposed on a cliffy hillside. Once past that, the singletrack is quite fun with some whoop-de-doos, some hills, some water crossing (when there's water), etc. There are some options to add...More

Thank NorCalDaddy
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I have a love hate relationship with this ride. I don't like the first mile because of the technical climb and drop off and I grumble through it knowing that it gets better and better as you make your way through the loop part.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This trail gives a nice view of the south fork. It's mostly used by bikers, but is good for hiking, as well. There is some shade along the way, but not a lot. It has a fair amount of up and down, but overall, is...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Salmon Falls is first thing you will hear from local community of you ask where to go. No need to say more...

Thank Jacek W
Reviewed 9 March 2012

Its the alternative trail to the Auburn Ravine area. It is technical and rocky, but the lakeside and hill top views are worth every pedal stroke.

Thank kellybike
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