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American River Parkway, Sacramento

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American River Parkway is located in Sacramento. Take a look at our Sacramento vacation trip planner to schedule your visit to American River Parkway and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • I live very near the American River Parkway, and have the distinct privilege to visit almost daily. I constantly marvel at the forethought shown back in the 1960's (I think) to save for posterity the ...  more »
  • The parkway along the American River runs from downtown all the way to Folsom Lake, 30 miles away. The bike trail is totally safe, off-road from the traffic where you can ride along the river and thro...  more »
  • This paved parkway is for walkers, joggers, hikers, and cyclists. It runs from downtown Sacramento to Folsom. There are bathrooms, benches, water fountains and signs along the trail. The trail can be ...  more »

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