hidden falls regional park

Another View: Lesson learned – don’t hike alone

Mickie and I used to go hiking at Hidden Falls — a great collection of trails for hikers, horse riders, and bicyclists. Hundreds of acres of varied trails, water running thro ...

Hidden Falls growing pains force Placer parking lot crackdown

It’s a pain to be popular. That’s the mixed message Hidden Falls Regional Park is giving as it wrestles with higher usage and tighter parking. Things came into glarin ...

Hidden Falls Park livestock grazing efforts get boost

The return of Hidden Falls Regional Park’s stealth weed whackers is getting a boost from a Sierra Nevada Conservancy grant. Cattle grazing has traditionally taken place on ...

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 ...

County secures Auburn, Meadow Vista funds for lot expansion

Despite protests from Auburn Area Recreation and Park District directors, the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Council voted March 11 to support Placer County Park Division’s ...

Fire breaks out near Hidden Falls

An out-of-control debris burn caused a 15-acre fire near Hidden Falls Regional Park on Thursday afternoon. A pilot taking off from Auburn Municipal Airport radioed in the fire aft ...

Proposed county levy irks ARD directors

Auburn Recreation District directors are up in arms over a $137,000 fee that is being proposed by Placer County in order to expand the parking lot at Hidden Falls Regional Park. T ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn city manager’s move to Grass Valley official; Hidden Falls Park and Harvego Preserve to be linked and election season gets under way

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON:  The city of Grass Valley approved the hiring of Auburn City Manager Bob Richardson today. Reporter Amy Lobenberg was at the special city council ...

Rangers to be posted at Placer County’s Hidden Falls Park

Hidden Falls Regional Park is getting rangers. Two park rangers will be posted at the 1,200-acre park starting Oct. 21. Placer County’s Hidden Falls Park is located between ...

Placer County supes OK key Hidden Falls trail connection

Key pieces of the puzzle in a long-range vision for a non-motorized trail system located on wildland and ranch property in the foothills northwest of Auburn are now in place. The ...