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Harry L. Englebright Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (530)-432-6427 Distance: 4.43 miles

Englebright Lake is nestled in the steep Yuba River canyon, of the Sierra Nevada foothills. This location offers a unique boat-in camping experience, several species of sport fish, abundant wildlife, and year round water-based recreational activities for enthusiasts and families alike. Located between Grass Valley and Yuba City off State Route 20.

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South Yuba River National Park

6 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 20.22 miles

This twelve (12) mile trail carries hikers, mountain bikers, and horseback riders through pine-choked canyons to gentler slopes and open meadows. Expect to see historic flumes and waterworks - you're in Gold Country now! Besides a romatic legacy, the 19th century argonauts left plenty of evidence of hydraulic mining. You can check it out at neighboring Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park. After y...

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Sutter National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 26.18 miles

Sutter National Wildlife Refuge, the southern-most refuge in the Sacramento Refuge Complex, is located in the Sacramento Valley of California, about 50 miles north of the metropolitan area of Sacramento. The refuge consists of about 2,600 acres, consisting primarily of wetland impoundments with some riparian and grassland habitat. About 80 percent of the refuge is located in the Sutter Bypass,...

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Sugar Pine Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (530)-265-4531 Distance: 26.42 miles

Recreation at Sugar Pine Reservoir is managed by Tahoe National Forest under an agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. Sugar Pine Reservoir was created by Sugar Pine Dam across Shirttail Creek. The dam is a feature of the Central Valley project, American River Division, Folsom Auburn Unit. The reservoir offers four main recreation areas around the lake. The complex, which opened in May 1985...

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American River North Middle South Forks National Park

6 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 27.21 miles

The famous Giant Gap 14-mile run of the even more famous North Fork American River is one of California's top whitewater challenges, for experts only. Cliffs tower 2,000 feet above the river. Heaps of mine tailings and old cabin ruins border this roller-coaster ride through the historic Mother Lode. Stop to catch your breath at the Lover's Leap picnic area, which features California's most venerab...

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Dave Moore Nature Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 31.56 miles

One of the main features of the Dave Moore Nature Area is a loop trail about a mile long which goes from the parking lot trail head to the South Fork American River and back again passing through several habitat types. Nestled in the heart of Gold Rush Country, the trail is lined with remnants from nearly 150 years ago when Chinese laborers channelled creek water by hand with pick and shovel for g...

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Folsom S. Canal Rec. Trail National Park

4 Activites Phone: (916)-988-1707 Email: plucero@mp.usbr.gov Distance: 31.69 miles

The 69 mile long Folsom South Canal originates at Nimbus Dam on the American River in Sacramento County and extends southward, paralleling and to the east of State Highway 99 through San Joaquin County. Canal bikeway is open year round, and can be accessed at many locations. Call for details.

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Folsom Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (916)-988-1707 Distance: 33.03 miles

Settlement of the basin began about 1844. In 1848, discovery of gold near the present site of Coloma precipitated a great influx of gold seekers from all parts of the country. At the height of the gold rush, the American River foothill area was one of the most populous in the State. Early miners quickly recognized the potential of riverflows to help in dredging, panning, and sluicing for gold. ...

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Folsom Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (916)-988-0205 Email: plucero@mp.usbr.gov Distance: 33.03 miles

Recreation at Folsom Reservoir is managed by the California Department of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation, Central California Area Office. The reservoir was created by Folsom Dam across the American River. The dam is a feature of the Central Valley Project - American River Division - Folsom and Sly Park Units. Folsom Lake offers 75 miles of shoreline. Usually...

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Butte Sink Wildlife Management Area National Park

Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 34.15 miles

Butte Sink Wildlife Management Area has the highest concentration of waterfowl per acre in the world. Located in the Sacramento Valley of California, it includes the Butte Sink National Wildlife Refuge and conservation easements acquired on adjacent private lands. The landscape is flat, bordered by the Sierra Nevada and Coast ranges, and surrounded by intensive agriculture (primarily rice and nut ...

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Lake Natoma National Park

10 Activites Phone: (916)-988-0205 Distance: 36.71 miles

Recreation at Lake Natoma is managed by the California Department of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The Lake was created by Nimbus Dam across the American River. Lake Natoma is a regulating reservoir for releases from Folsom Lake. The Dam and Lake are features of the Central Valley project. Usually open 7 days per week, summer hours (April 1-October 15) ar...

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Nimbus Fish Hatchery National Park

3 Activites Phone: (916)-358-2884 Email: mgrow@dfg.ca.gov Distance: 37.56 miles

Nimbus Dam, on the American River 7 miles below Folsom Dam formed Lake Natoma to reregulate the releases for power made through Folsom Powerplant. The Nimbus Fish Hatchery was built on the left bank below the dam to compensate for the spawning areas of salmon and steelhead that were inundated by construction of Nimbus Dam. Nimbus Dam is a feature of the Central Valley Project - American River Div...

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Tahoe National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: pmahaffey@fs.fed.us Distance: 40.07 miles

With breathtaking mountain peaks, lush meadows filled with wildflowers, historic mining towns, destination vacation spots at Goodyears Bar, Downieville, Sierra City, Truckee, Yuba River, the Lakes Basin Area and the Jackson Meadows Region, the Tahoe National Forest is one of the most popular recreation forests in the US.In winter, there are outstanding winter sports opportunities including world r...

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Mother Lode Recreation Management Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 40.16 miles

The Mother Lode Field Office is directly responsible for more than 230,000 acres of public land scattered throughout fourteen Central California counties. Most of the acreage is in the Mother Lode region of the Sierra Nevada Range.

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Delevan National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 44.67 miles

The Delevan National Wildlife Refuge is one of six refuges in the Sacramento Refuge Complex in the Sacramento Valley of north-central California. The 5,797-acre refuge is approximately 80 miles north of Sacramento and consists of over 4,500 acres of intensively managed wetlands and 1,200 acres of uplands. More than 200,000 ducks and 100,000 geese come to the refuge each winter. With 95 percent...

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Willow Creek-Lurline Wildlife Management Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 45.19 miles

Willow Creek-Lurline Wildlife Management Area is located in the Sacramento Valley of California. The landscape is very flat, bordered by the Sierra and Coast ranges and surrounded by intensive agriculture (rice and other grains). The objective of this wildlife management area is to protect fall/winter habitat for waterfowl through the acquisition of conservation easements on privately owned wetlan...

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Plumas National Forest Park

4 Activites Email: pnf@fs.fed.us Distance: 45.24 miles

Welcome to one of your most beautiful National Forests.Backcountry Discovery Trail - The Plumas Backcountry Discovery Trail (BDT) invites exploration of the remote areas of the Plumas National Forest. You can expect rough road conditions on gravel and dirt roads and a slow pace of travel, maybe only 30-50 miles a day. Be prepared for downed trees or rocks on the road, rough and rocky surfaces, and...

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Sly Park Reservoir

9 Activites Phone: (530)-644-2545 Distance: 49.99 miles

Recreation at Sly Park Reservoir is managed by the El Dorado Irrigation District under an agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation's Central CA Area Office. The reservoir was created by Sly Park Dam across Sly Park Creek. The dam is a feature of the Central Valley Project, American River Division. Sly Park offers an abundance of public use facilities and is open seven days a week during the sum...

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Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 51.43 miles

The Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge is the headquarters for the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Complex and is one of six refuges located in the Sacramento Valley of north-central California. The refuge is approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento, adjacent to Interstate 5. The 10,783-acre refuge consists of about 7,600 acres of intensively managed wetlands, uplands, riparian habitat,...

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North Central Valley Wildlife Management Area National Park

Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 51.43 miles

Located within 11 counties in the Sacramento Valley and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta of California, North Central Valley Wildlife Management Area consists of conservation easements acquired on privately-owned wetlands (primarily waterfowl hunting clubs). The landscape is very flat, bordered by the Sierra and Coast ranges and is surrounded by intensive agriculture. The purpose of the projec...

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Granite Chief Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.16 miles

The Granite Chief Wilderness now contains a total of 19,048 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Granite Chief Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age...

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Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 54.12 miles

Sacramento River Refuge is located along the Sacramento River in the Sacramento Valley of California. Landscape is very flat, bordered by the Sierra and Coast ranges, with intensive agriculture (rice, with walnut, almond, and prune orchards along the river). This riparian community is one of the most important wildlife habitats in California and North America. The refuge is currently in an act...

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Lake Solano National Park

9 Activites Phone: 800939 Distance: 54.44 miles

Lake Solano Park, Solano Project, is located at the base of coastal foothills at the western edge of the Sacramento Valley and offers an array of recreational opportunities. Through an agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation, Lake Solano has been administered as a recreational area by the County of Solano since 1971. More than 200,000 visitors a year enjoy a wealth of recreational activities bo...

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Bucks Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 54.69 miles

The Bucks Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 23,958 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Bucks Lake Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (916)-775-4421 Email: Thomas_Harvey@fws.gov Distance: 56.48 miles

The Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, located south of Sacramento, California, lies within the Sacramento-San Joaquin delta, the destination of thousands of migrating waterfowl, shorebirds, and other water birds. The refuge was established in 1994 and is one of the few urban refuges that have the potential to attract and educate thousands of visitors in a region that is becoming the new Silico...

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