The Yuba Sutter region offers trails of every description, for all ages, tastes and ability. It is a paradise for bicyclists, hikers and horse enthusiasts.
From the Gray Lodge State Wildlife Refuge in the west to the rolling Yuba foothills to the east, you are sure to find what you are looking for. Don't forget to check out some of our many in-town parks!
Here is a selection of some of our local recreational spots that cater to walking, hiking, bicycling and equestrian enthusiasts...
Bullard’s Bar Reservoir at Emerald Cove [Map] [Website]
25 miles east of Marysville. Emerald Cove Resort & Marina. Take Willow Glen Road to Marysville Road, turn right on Marysville Road to lake. Hiking trails along rim of reservoir. Call (530) 692-3200 for information.
Camp Far West [Map]
8176 Camp Far West Road
(530) 633-0803 (north shore)
(916) 408-5037 (south shore) Hiking, cycling and equestrian trails.
Feather River Bike Trail
Runs from Northgate Boulevard, off of Live Oak Boulevard to Shangai Bend. Continues under the 5th and 10th Street bridges, dropping off onto city streets for three blocks before picking up again on the levee by the boat dock.
Spenceville Wildlife Area [Website]
19 miles east of Marysville on Hammonton-Smartville Road off Highway 20. Limited use between March 16 and June 30. Hiking, cycling and equestrian trails.
Sutter Buttes - Guided Hikes [Website]
The Middle Mountain Foundation. Hike ratings from easy to strenuous. $45 - $55. Call (530) 671-6116 for information.