|NATIONAL PARKS QUICKLINKS|
Trailhead location: N38 54.902 W121 02.400
Enjoy a scenic and leisurly, level terrain, trail hike along the North Fork of the American River. During the hike you will travel on an old mining railroad bed overlooking the river below. We will cross the historic "No Hands" bridge and get some spectacular views of the Forrist Hill Bridge too!! The reward at the end is a beautiful 40 foot, cascading small stream waterfall along the Western States Trail.
Round Trip Distance: 2.37 miles
Terrain: Neglegable elevation gain/loss. Dirt hiking trail.