Past Meetup

Dam Overlook to Rattlesnake Bar 10 miles Intermediate

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20 people went


Looks like it will clear up. Bring a rain poncho just in case, and a change of shoes.

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 Express Trail to Rattlesnake Bar.

~9.8 miles Intermediate

Bring lunch, a salty snack, plenty of water, and dress in layers.

9:00am meet at the Roseville Park and Ride (Sunsplash)
9:30am drop off shuttle cars at Rattlesnake Bar
9:45am 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.

2:30pm estimated arrival at Rattlesnake Bar
3:00pm 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
I-80 east
EXIT Penryn Road
RIGHT Penryn Road
LEFT King Road
LEFT Auburn-Folsom Road
RIGHT Newcastle Road
RIGHT at the Y (Rattlesnake Road)
Park outside the gate

DIRECTIONS to the overlook from Rattlesnake Bar parking area
RIGHT at the Y (Rattlesnake Road)
RIGHT Auburn-Folsom Road
RIGHT Sacramento Street
RIGHT Pacific Avenue
RIGHT into American River Canyon Overlook Park (Dam Overlook)