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Auburn State Recreation Area
Woman swept downstream at confluence drowns
Sunday Aug 09 2015
A woman was caught in the American River current and drowned Friday between the Highway 49 and Mountain Quarries Railroad bridges. The woman was observed by a firefighter attempti ...
Auburn-area trail etiquette means defensive hiking, biking
Friday Jun 12 2015
Late spring is trail time – usually not too hot or cold and absent of rain. It’s an opportunity for hikers, bikers, runners and equestrians to not only get outdoors bu ...
Canyon Creek Bridge near Auburn spans water, time
Sunday May 03 2015
Rustic and solid, a new wooden bridge spanning scenic Canyon Creek in the American River canyon below Auburn is ready for crossing. The bridge is the product of a joint effort by ...
Caltrans gives frugal parkers a break on Highway 49
Wednesday Jan 21 2015
State Parks officials say traffic and pedestrian safety is an emerging issue at one of the last free parking areas at the American River confluence in the Auburn State Recreation a ...
Rain creates heightened Auburn crash conditions
Thursday Nov 20 2014
Rain is back in the Auburn forecast, creating slick roads and challenges for drivers on winding, narrow stretches of blacktop. While the rain was far from heavy during the day in ...
Reader Input: Land should remain free
Sunday Nov 02 2014
I find it impossible to believe that the Auburn State Recreation Area (ASRA) the very organization that started charging ten dollars a day to park on state HWY 49 because it needed ...
Placer County coroner probes cause of canyon death near Auburn
Friday Aug 29 2014
A cause had not been determined Thursday in the death of a Nevada County man whose body was discovered Tuesday in the American River canyon near Auburn. A Placer County Sheriff&rs ...
Hiker discovers corpse in American River canyon near Auburn
Thursday Aug 28 2014
The Placer County Coroner’s Office was attempting to determine Wednesday what caused the death of a Nevada City man whose body was found by a hiker in the American River cany ...
New superintendent takes Auburn State Recreation Area helm
Thursday Aug 28 2014
After less than a month on the job as new Auburn State Recreation Area superintendent, Mike Schneider said he has quickly learned to appreciate the diverse recreational opportuniti ...
New all-terrain vehicles aid sheriff and trail preservation
Saturday Jul 19 2014
Off-highway motor vehicle trails at the Auburn State Recreation Area’s Mammoth Bar park near Auburn have a new Placer County law-enforcement presence in the form of a newly a ...
Auburn SRA names new chief
Tuesday Jul 08 2014
Mike Lynch, a 37-year veteran of Auburn State Recreation Area, will retire next week from his position as superintendent of the SRA. Southern California resident Michael Schneider, ...
Reader Input: Highway 49 hazardous on way to Cool
Friday Jun 20 2014
I’m writing to bring attention to a serious problem that seems to be getting worse as each day passes. It is the cars parking along Highway 49 at the confluence of the Middle ...
Happy ending in search for horse rider near Auburn
Wednesday Jun 11 2014
With temperatures soaring into the triple digits Tuesday afternoon and concerns surrounding the owner of a riderless, saddled horse spotted running in the American River canyon nea ...
Cave Valley near Auburn drawing climbers 7 days a week
Wednesday May 28 2014
COOL — Now open seven days a week, the Cave Valley Climbing area in the Auburn State Recreation Area is finding its niche among climbers. On Memorial Day, climbers who had w ...
Amgen to cause parking crunch near Confluence
Thursday May 08 2014
Rangers with the Auburn State Recreation Area are warning that families out to celebrate Mother’s Day at the American River Confluence may want to consider either visiting ...
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