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Dave Moore Nature Area

by | May 25, 2021 | Hiking, The Local Area Guide

Photo source: sacramentovalley.org

If you’re hiking with young children, or looking for a gentle introduction to the world of hiking with scenic views and mellow trails, this mile-long hike may be the perfect fit for you! If you’re hiking with Little Ones, make sure they keep on the lookout for the dinosaur toys hidden along the trail.

The Local Area Guide

Gerle Loop Trail

This is a great hike for the entire family. This 2.4 mile loop has gorgeous views and a fairly mild level of difficulty. In Spring this is the perfect trail to view all of the local wildflowers, from lupin to poppies. We suggest enjoying this hike earlier in the...

Dutch Creek Falls Trailhead

Dutch Creek Falls is one of the most popular trails in the area, this trail is Moderate in difficulty, with some narrow and steep spots on the trail. The waterfalls are certainly worth the hike! Make sure to keep an eye out for poison oak alongside the trail. Long...

Sierra Rizing

If you are a coffee guru, a lover of fine pastries, and eager looking for an inviting cafe where you can enjoy an artisanal breakfast and head back for a dinner or nachos, pulled pork sandos, and paninis, Sierra Rizing is the place for you!

Old Town Pizza

If you’re looking for a relaxed environment, good food, and close proximity to Highway 80; Old Town Pizza may be the perfect spot for you! They have happy hour every day from 2:00-5:00pm and with beer, wine, and gluten free crust options, they’ve got something for...

Joe Caribes

Where is our must visit place when we are in Auburn? Definitely, Joe Caribe’s! This caribbean fusion is fresh, delectable, and healthy. Our must-have are the shrimp curry tacos or, if you’re feeling hungry, the shrimp curry burrito! Trust us, you won’t be...

The Local Area Guide

Gerle Loop Trail

This is a great hike for the entire family. This 2.4 mile loop has gorgeous views and a fairly mild level of difficulty. In Spring this is the perfect trail to view all of the local wildflowers, from lupin to poppies. We suggest enjoying this hike earlier in the...

Dutch Creek Falls Trailhead

Dutch Creek Falls is one of the most popular trails in the area, this trail is Moderate in difficulty, with some narrow and steep spots on the trail. The waterfalls are certainly worth the hike! Make sure to keep an eye out for poison oak alongside the trail. Long...

Sierra Rizing

If you are a coffee guru, a lover of fine pastries, and eager looking for an inviting cafe where you can enjoy an artisanal breakfast and head back for a dinner or nachos, pulled pork sandos, and paninis, Sierra Rizing is the place for you!

Old Town Pizza

If you’re looking for a relaxed environment, good food, and close proximity to Highway 80; Old Town Pizza may be the perfect spot for you! They have happy hour every day from 2:00-5:00pm and with beer, wine, and gluten free crust options, they’ve got something for...

Joe Caribes

Where is our must visit place when we are in Auburn? Definitely, Joe Caribe’s! This caribbean fusion is fresh, delectable, and healthy. Our must-have are the shrimp curry tacos or, if you’re feeling hungry, the shrimp curry burrito! Trust us, you won’t be...