Hiking in Sacramento, CA
About Sacramento Hiking
RootsRated explores the best hiking trails in Sacramento, CA. From quick runs to all-day epics, let our experts help you find the perfect trails. Our destinations are chosen by outdoors experts who live and play in Sacramento, so you’re sure to find the top adventures and maybe even a few local secrets!
What was once a toll path connecting two gold rush communities is now a popular weekend trail to escape the city and get a taste of what made the West so wild.
Auburn's Trainer Hill is a dog of a climb and appropriately named for whipping rears into shape.
Cardiac Hill, in Auburn, California lives up to its name as it drops sharply through a series of switchbacks to a rocky bend in the American River. The hike down is a breeze, but the haul back up, will get your heart pumping.
Recently made accessible to the public, the day hike to Zim Zim Falls offers solitude and untouched California habitats.