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a beautiful walk offering shade too

Well work a walk about - go in the morning if it's summer time - but there is still shade offering... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
cgarson
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Langley City, Canada
Sac River Trail

Great walking trail! Or bike it, or even jog it! Simple easy loop rail-trail along the Sacramento... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Ed S
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Tucson, Arizona
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Designated as a National Recreation Trail by the U.S. National Park Service, this scenic trail offers hiking, biking and horseback riding within the boundaries of a lively city.
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Hilltop Drive and River Bend Road, Redding, CA
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 15, 2004

From the new Sundial Bridge to Caldwell Park west of the bridge the autumn colors along the river during the month of November are incredible! There are few people on the trail or in the park, so it seems you have to great out doors...More

7  Thank Coastal9795
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 4, 2014

People come from all over to see the Sacramento River Trail. At turtle bay they have an Aquarium that is really interesting and a Must See place. The trail has been having a lot of assaults and is not safe to jog alone. We like...More

4  Thank Kalen B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a beautiful river trail to bike or walk during the day but never alone. I would not recommend biking/walking this trail after dark unless you're walking with a companion or in a group for your own safety.

Thank Paulette T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Sacramento River Trail has some very beautiful portions with lovely views and is great for walkers, runners, and bikers. However, as a Redding resident (and a woman), I would never walk the River trail alone, and in fact my male family members do not...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The river trail meanders with the Sacramento in and out of the City of Redding. You can easily access it at Turtle Bay and walk across the Sun Dial Bridge. If you are visiting Redding, I highly recommend taking a walk along the trail. It...More

Thank jerryflavin
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Well work a walk about - go in the morning if it's summer time - but there is still shade offering and beautiful scenery.

Thank cgarson
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Great walking trail! Or bike it, or even jog it! Simple easy loop rail-trail along the Sacramento River in Redding. Especially enjoyed the bridge! Did I mention that I love bridges? Beautiful, so don't miss it when in Redding.

Thank Ed S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Its an easy peaceful walk in such a beautiful setting! And it's always cooler by the river. Beautiful.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Fabulous grass bottom bridge, magnificent view of the Sacramento River. Connects the river trail on both sides of the river!

Thank Tony G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Add the sundial bridge and the arboretum and u have a wonderful am or sunset stroll. don't for get ur camera

Thank fotonerd1951
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This was a pathway that seemed clearly for the benefit of bikers, but for pedestrians there are lots of lovely stopping points to either learn about the indigenous people or native plants and animals. There are even a couple places to dip your toes in....More

Thank Adventursaurus
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

I grew up on the River Trail, I remember being pulled in a little caravan attached to my moms bike. I have continued walking/jogging, biking, rollerblading on the river trail since. I love it, it truly is a tranquil beautiful place with mature trees, wildlife,...More

2  Thank Jess11777
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I tried to put the hole Web address in but it wouldn't take it...lol so to below just add the rest the go. and the rent bikes seg ways a lot of thing for the rivertrail. Hope it helps it won't even let me just put let's... More
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