Best Downieville Hiking Trails

The Downieville area has 3 hiking trails out of the 89 hikes found in California.

  August 18, 2016

Located in California, the hiking in Downieville is known for three cool hikes. The best Downieville hiking based on popularity are considered to be South Yuba River Trail, Grouse Ridge Trail, and Pioneer Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Downieville hiking trail below.

Where Can I Hike In Downieville?

FEATURED:  South Yuba River Trail

  Downieville, California

  August 18, 2016

Northeast of Nevada City in the Tahoe National Forest, the South Yuba Trail is a 13 mile stretch of pristine hiking trail. This rolling trail is mildly technical bordering above the Yuba River on a cliff with lots of swimming holes and skinny dippers. It is shared with mountain bikers and horseback riders.