What: Visit Ananda Village which only has tulips in April. ananda village We will travel from Sunsplash and stop at this Tulip farm. After wandering through tulips for about an hour we will leave and drive to South Yuba visitor center where we will have lunch and head out on our 5 mile hike. Guestimate of return is around 4-5:30
Where to meet you: (please post where we will find you in the rsvp section)
Depart: 8:30 am at Sunsplash Park and Ride
Distance: 5 Miles
Rating: Beginner "Rating Chart"
Duration: Most of the day
Things to bring: Willingness to hike together as a group no matter what the speed of the slowest hiker. Willingness to stay between the sweeper and the leader.
Plus: 3 liters of Water, Lunch, Sunscreen, Bug Repellent, Appropriate footwear for safe travel on the surfaces of the hike.
Suggested donation: $5
Suggested carpool donation: $15
Description: We will carpool from Sunsplash and
Cool Features: Tulips, lunch along the Yuba and hike at Buttermilk trailhead.
Dogs: No Dogs Please.
Directions to Trailhead: from sunsplash
Take I-80 (E) towards Reno — go about 13 miles
.At Auburn, turn left on CA-49 (N) toward Grass Valley / Nevada City — go 38 miles.
Just past Nevada City, turn left at the “49 to Downieville” sign.
Follow this road for 10.5 miles (watch your odometer).
It’s a curving mountain road that crosses the Yuba River.
Turn right on Tyler-Foote Road (immediately after the sign for Malakoff Diggins State Park) —
Go about 5 miles.Turn left (at the entrance of Ananda Village) onto Ananda Way.
Drive a short distance on Ananda Way until you get to the “T” intersection, where Ananda Way meets Brotherhood Way.At the “T,” you will see a sign directing you to other areas of the Village.
We will meet at the Chrystal Hermitage Gardens at 10:00 We will be there an hour to visit the gardens then head to South Yuba Visitor Center
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