American River Parkway, Sacramento

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#8 of 10 in Parks in Sacramento
American River Parkway is located in Sacramento. Plan to visit American River Parkway during your Sacramento vacation using our convenient Sacramento trip planning site .
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  • The parkway is actually called the Jedidiah Smith Parkway, in honor of an early, pre-Gold Rush explorer. It stretches almost 30 miles from Folsom Lake to just south and east of the Old Sacramento junc...  more »
  • We rented bikes and started the American River Parkway. I expect that if we could have made it far enough out it would have gotten better but the extreme poverty / homlessness of the area made it feel...  more »
  • Very expansive environment to recreate. Lots of grass for the kids to run and play. Boat dock is fun to watch with peoples coming and going. The river is very beautiful.  more »

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