100 Miles of Trails (within the Folsom Lake State Recreation Area)

SOUTHSIDE OF LAKE NATOMA

1. South Lake Natoma Multi-Use Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Nimbus Flat, ends at Powerhouse SHP boundary (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

2. South Lake Natoma Multi-Use Trail (paved trail)
• Trail starts at Nimbus Flat, ends at Lake Natoma Crossing Bridge (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and bikers
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

3. Parkshore Bike Path Connector Trail (paved trail)
• Trail starts at Parkshore trailhead, ends at South Lake Natoma Multi-Use Trail
• Open to pedestrians and bikers
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

NORTHSIDE OF LAKE NATOMA

4. Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail - aka American River Bike Path (paved trail)
• Trail starts at Hazel Avenue, ends at Beal’s Point (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

5. Main Avenue Bike Path Connector Trail (paved trail)
• Trail starts at Snowberry Trailhead at Main Avenue, ends at American River Bike Path
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

6. Pioneer Express Trail - Lake Natoma Section
• Trail starts at Lake Overlook (Nimbus), ends at Negro Bar (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

7. Middle Ridge Trail
• Trail starts at Nimbus Dam, ends at Sunset and Main (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

8. Shady Trail
• Trail starts at Middle Ridge Trail at west end of Mississippi Bar, ends at Snowberry Trailhead at Shadow Glen Stables (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

9. Mississippi Bar Service Road
• Trail starts at Sunset and Main, ends at American River Bike Path (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

10. Snowberry Creek Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Snowberry Trailhead at Shadow Glen Stables, ends at Snipes-Pershing Ravine (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf

11. Pioneer Express Trail - Olive Grove Section (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Negro Bar, ends at Folsom Lake Crossing (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Lake_Natoma.pdf
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Main%20Body.pdf

BEAL'S POINT AREA

12. Pioneer Express Trail – Beal’s Point to Dike 4 (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Beal’s Point, ends at Dike 4 (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Main%20Body.pdf

13. Service Road from Beal’s Point to Granite Bay
• Trail starts at Beal’s Point, ends at Granite Bay Entrance (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

14. Dike 4-6 Multi-Use Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Beal’s Point Entrance Rd, ends at Dike 4 (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

GRANITE BAY AREA

15. Pioneer Express Trail - Granite Bay to Auburn SRA (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Granite Bay Entrance, ends at Auburn SRA boundary (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_N_Fork_AR.pdf

16. Granite Bay Multi-Use Trail - South Section (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Granite Bay Entrance, ends at Old County Road (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

17. Granite Bay Multi-Use Trail - North Section (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Old County Road, ends at Beek‘s Bight (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

18. Center Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Old County Road, ends at Beek‘s Bight (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map) 

19. Doton’s Point Multi-Use Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Beek‘s Bight, ends at Doton’s Point (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

20. Doton’s Point Trail - Accessible (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Beek‘s Bight, ends at Doton’s Point (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

21. Los Lagos Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Pioneer Express Trail near Beak’s Bight, ends at Auburn-Folsom Road (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Beal’s Point – Granite Bay map)

PENINSULA AREA

22. Darrington Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Peninsula Entrance Road, ends at Salmon Falls parking lot (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and bikers
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_S_Fork_AR.pdf

23. Oaks Nature Trail - Accessible (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Peninsula, ends at Peninsula
• Open to pedestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see South Fork Arm map)

SOUTH FORK / SALMON FALLS AREA

24. South Fork American River Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Skunk Hollow, ends at FLSRA eastern boundary (may also continue on to Satan’s Cesspool, or on to Cronan Ranch, or on to Lotus or Coloma)
• Open to pedestrians and bikers
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_S_Fork_AR.pdf

25. Sweetwater Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Salmon Falls parking lot, ends at Sweetwater Creek (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_S_Fork_AR.pdf

BROWN'S RAVINE AREA

26. Monte Vista Trail North (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Monte Vista/Falcon Crest, ends at Brown’s Ravine Trail (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_S_Fork_AR.pdf

27. Monte Vista Trail South (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Monte Vista/Falcon Crest, ends at Brown’s Ravine Trail (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_S_Fork_AR.pdf

28. Brown’s Ravine Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Brown’s Ravine, ends at Sweetwater Creek (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see South Fork Arm map)

FOLSOM POINT / MORMON ISLAND WETLANDS AREA

29. Mormon Island Cove to Brown’s Ravine Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Mormon Island Cove, ends at Brown’s Ravine (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Main%20Body.pdf

30. Folsom Point/Dike 8 across Mormon Island Auxiliary Dam to Mormon Island Cove (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Folsom Point/Dike 8, ends at Mormon Island Cove (or reverse)
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Main%20Body.pdf

31. Mormon Island Wetlands Preserve Trail (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Mormon Island Wetlands, ends at Mormon Island Wetlands
• Open to pedestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/FLSRA_Trail_Map_Main%20Body.pdf

POWERHOUSE AREA

32. Powerhouse Canal Trail – Upper (dirt trail)
• Trail starts at Riley Street, ends upstream along Powerhouse Canal to end of state property
• Open to pedestrians, bikers and equestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Folsom Powerhouse SHP map)

33. Powerhouse Canal Trail – Lower (paved & dirt trail)
• Trail starts at paved trail on south side of truss bridge, ends upstream along river
• Open to pedestrians
https://www.parks.ca.gov/pages/500/files/690-012-2018%20Trail%20Use%20Policy%20Folsom.pdf  (see Folsom Powerhouse SHP map)

34. Waterfront Trail - Accessible (paved trail)
• Loop trail starts at Lake Natoma Crossing, ends at Lake Natoma Crossing
• Open to pedestrians
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Lake+Natoma+Waterfront+And+Trail+Access/@38.6783861,-121.1824809,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x809ae152d1f7300b:0x49bd60c838ae499!8m2!3d38.6783861!4d-121.1802922
 
Photo courtesy of Jeff Barker