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Breathtaking views

We hiked for miles on the Trails in the foothills and loved the beautiful views. Several great... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Jugglenut
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Greenville, Michigan
One of the best day trips near Sacramento

This somewhat strenuous trail is best walked, but if you like trail running, this is a good one... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Fraser000
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An easy to moderate level trail through oak pines and gold mines.
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22 Apr 2017
“Breathtaking views”
1 Mar 2017
“One of the best day trips near Sacramento”
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JPMiles / Payback Arrow
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JPMiles / Payback Arrow
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

We hiked for miles on the Trails in the foothills and loved the beautiful views. Several great photo opportunities.

Thank Jugglenut
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This somewhat strenuous trail is best walked, but if you like trail running, this is a good one too. Its a nice 2-hour walk down and several hour walk back. Along the way, you are mostly in shade, with California Bay and oak trees all...More

1  Thank Fraser000
Reviewed 12 February 2017

As I was craving being outdoors after several weeks of rain I headed to Stevens Trail without many expectations and was blown away by the rich, abundant natural beauty I stumbled upon. The walk is interesting without being super strenuous, and the views are amazing....More

1  Thank Hanna M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is "Steven's Ridge Trail". Built during the CA Gold Rush era. This was the main route from "Gold Run" to "Iowa Hill". These towns are located in Northern California. This trail follows close to the North Fork of the American River. Gold Run is...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I really liked this hike. Its easy to find and convenient right off the highway. Waterfalls on the way to the American River. It is a hell of a workout on the way out, about 1300' of steady climb. Not for out of shapers. Beautiful...More

2  Thank MisterSmoore
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Great hike. Only 50 miles from Sac downtown. You can make it the full 9 miles or turn back at any point. The first 1.5 miles out are reasonably well shaded and make for a good hike year round. Tougher with the drought and all...More

2  Thank traveller2332
Reviewed 11 November 2014

I've done this hike many times and love it, especially in the Spring when everything is blooming. Fun, fairly easy and pretty views all the way through.

3  Thank SabrinaKW
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Moderate trail. Its well-paved, scenic, and has slight elevation changes. The entire hike is approximately 9 miles out-and-back. It takes about four hours to finish if you're going at a steady pace.The trail is pretty straightforward as there are signs telling you where to go...More

14  Thank Travis N
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