Hiking The Folsom Lake State Recreation Area

The 73rd most popular hiking trail in California.

Northeast of Sacramento and El Dorado Hills, the Folsom Lake State Recreation Area has 80 miles of hiking trails.

To reach the trailhead from Auburn-Folsom Road (which runs between its two namesake communities on the west side of the lake), turn east on Horseshoe Bar Road and follow it to its end at a gravel road, a parking area for horse trailers.

Overall, Folsom Lake State Recreation Area is the 73rd most popular hiking trail of all 88 hikes in California.

Folsom Lake State Recreation Area Hiking Map

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Local Contact(s):  Folsom Lake State Recreation Area (916) 988-0205; California Tourism (916) 444-4429.

Recommended Book:  "100 Classic Hikes In Northern California" from John Soares

Best Season:  Mar. - Oct.

Base Camp:  Folsom Lake State Campground

Reference Source:  click here http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=500

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Date Updated:  7/16/2016

ID:  19900

Folsom Lake State Recreation Area Hiking Map

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