Picnic at the River :)
From Auburn Dam Overlook we'll go along the canal, down Cardiac Bypass, have lunch by the river, then continue on the Pioneer Trail to Rattlesnake Bar.
~9 miles Intermediate
Bring lunch, a salty snack, plenty of water, and dress in layers.
10:00am meet at the Roseville Park and Ride (Sunsplash)
10:30am drop off shuttle cars at Rattlesnake Bar
10:45am meet at the Auburn Dam Overlook parking lot (west side)
If you plan to meet us at the overlook parking lot, you must first arrange for a shuttle ride back to your car since the hike ends at Rattlesnake Bar.
3:00pm estimated arrival at Rattlesnake Bar
3:30pm estimated return to Auburn Dam Overlook (via prearranged shuttle)
3:30pm arrival back at Roseville
Dogs okay, but please clean up after.
DIRECTIONS to Rattlesnake Bar
RIGHT Penryn Road
LEFT King Road
LEFT Auburn-Folsom Road
RIGHT into ASRA Rattlesnake Bar ($10)
Go to the parking area to the left of the park where the Pioneer Trail enters the park. Not to be confused with the parking area to the right where the Pioneer Trail leaves the park.
DIRECTIONS to the overlook from Rattlesnake Bar:
RIGHT Auburn-Folsom Road
RIGHT Pacific Avenue
RIGHT into American River Canyon Overlook Park (Dam Overlook)