Sacramento, CA: Redbud Trail
This 8.8-mile out-and-back rolls over oak-dotted hills, drops to the banks of Cache Creek, then climbs to a meadow with picture-perfect views.
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- Distance: 14.2
Location: 38.987043, -122.539583
From the trailhead, hike southeast.
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Bear left at Y-junction.
Location: 38.983065, -122.524853
Turn right at Y-junction and head southeast toward Cache Creek.
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Cross Cache Creek. Caution: Turn around if water levels are too high.
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Cross a tributary stream.
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Hike north along the ridgeline.
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Stop and take in picture-perfect views from this meadow. Turn around and return to the trailhead.