Placer Land Trust

New trails being blazed through North Auburn oak woodland

A new 3-mile section of trail is being blazed in North Auburn’s Taylor Ranch Preserve as part of a Placer Land Trust effort to ultimately link the Bear River to the north wit ...

Placer Land Trust truck, equipment stolen from Auburn parking lot

(Courtesy photo/Auburn Journal) The Placer Land Trust is asking the public to be on the lookout for its missing work truck and equipment. Executive Director Jeff Darlington sa ...

Placer Land Trust truck, equipment stolen from Auburn parking lot

(Courtesy photo/Auburn Journal) The Placer Land Trust is asking the public to be on the lookout for its missing work truck and equipment. Executive Director Jeff Darlington sa ...

Placer Land Trust truck, equipment stolen from Auburn parking lot

(Courtesy photo/Auburn Journal) The Placer Land Trust is asking the public to be on the lookout for its missing work truck and equipment. Executive Director Jeff Darlington sa ...

Placer Land Trust forging personal bonds with protected Auburn-area lands

Docents from Placer Land Trust are leading nature hikes, trails runs, mountain-bike rides, photography tours and other activities on some of the trust’s protected lands, in a ...

More than $3M raised during Big Day of Giving

Auburn’s Placer Land Trust found a flood of support during the Big Day of Giving.   With $54,896 raised, the Land Trust turned out to have the biggest donatio ...

Chamberlain lawyer legacy lives on in new Auburn trail, preserve

Shaded by olive trees that mark the rich history of the Aeolia Heights neighborhood in Auburn that it skirts, a 7.5-acre parcel of land on the edge of the American River canyon has ...

Susan Cooley-Gilliom remembered with memorial bench

Placer Land Trust honored one of its first funders, the late Susan Cooley-Gilliom of Auburn, at a private remembrance ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 12. Dozens of neighbors, family and ...

Placer Land Trust protects North Fork American River land

Auburn’s Placer Land Trust has teamed with the Emigrant Trails Greenway Trust to acquire 160 acres of land on the North Fork American River at Weimar’s Gillis Hill, gua ...

New American River canyon trail to open in Auburn

There’s a new trail in town. It’s a 1.25-mile walking path in Bowman that meanders on the edge of the American River canyon, providing jaw-dropping glimpses of still-s ...