folsom lake state recreation area

Horse owners shepherd Placer County’s trails

It’s been an uphill battle, preserving equestrian trails in one of the fastest-growing counties in the state, but a coalition of local horse owners has held the line for thre ...

Fees on the rise at Auburn, Folsom Lake state recreation areas

The Gold Fields District of California State Parks announced fee increases effective July 1 at two local state recreation areas - Folsom and Auburn. The changes include a $2 increa ...

Close encounters of a bear kind

A mama and baby black bear made a Loomis appearance Monday afternoon near Folsom Lake. “I was really excited,” said Del Oro High School senior Ryan Raynal, 18, who photographed ...

Tragedy on the trail

Tension between horse people and motor bikers tightened Jan. 3 with a death-dealing injury after spooking of horses on a Folsom Lake trail. Two horses shied when motorbikers rode w ...