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Best trails in American River Parkway

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Explore the most popular trails in American River Parkway with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Guy West Bridge to Watt Avenue Bridge
American River Parkway
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 59 m
As of March 30, 2020, users have reported that the area around the electricity towers are closed for maintenance. Please consult the park's website before visiting.Show more
#2 - Dave Moore Nature Trail
American River Parkway
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 26 m
This little gem of a trail highlights not only some of the wonderful flora of the area, but a little of the gold mining history as well. This a great trail for kids, dogs and families. Wheelchairs canShow more
#3 - American River via Bannister Park
American River Parkway
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 52 m
American River via Bannister Park is a 2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Fair Oaks, California that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usShow more