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#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Carmichael
effie yeaw nature center is an outstanding oasis for nature trails, walks by the American River, bird watching, lectures on local wild life, a place to picnic and to learn the natural history of the area.
The nature center has a few captive raptors that have been rehabbed, as well as snakes, turtles, and the cutest owl you have ever seen named Sophie.
#2 of 4 Nature & Parks in Carmichael
This park is probably the best hidden jewel in the Sacramento area varied choice of a park to experience nature.
The park is populated with many deer and wild turkeys along with the usual California forest animals.
#3 of 4 Nature & Parks in Carmichael
Several softball fields, tennis courts, extreme Frisbee, dog park, amphitheater, playgrounds, party areas, grassy areas and regular events.
There are great fields for sports for the kids, a dog park and just about the greatest space, to have a picnic.
#4 of 4 Nature & Parks in Carmichael
Jensen Botanical Garden is a beautiful spot hidden right on Fair Oaks Blvd.
Well tended and peaceful even though it is situated next to Fair Oaks Blvd.
Hagan Community Park Rancho Cordova 1.6 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Rancho Cordova
A Beautiful Quiet Park
Lake Natoma Folsom 6.1 mi away
#2 of 12 Nature & Parks in Folsom
Just a fun place to hang out, take a kiyak, paddleboard SUP or just swim and there is more than one way to get in the water, "enter the park" or go to the "Sac State Aquatic Center" and if you like there are bike...
When I say upstream, this means that as you paddle out of Lake Natoma up the American River toward Folsom Lake, the current can become swift for a Kayak just above the old town of Folsom just up river from Negro B...
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Fair Oaks
They do so much, great parks, plays, comedy shows, pre schools, Chicken Festivals, summer camps, classes year round.
It is also a very short walk through the park to food and in particular a Starbucks if you are there early in the morning for games.
Nimbus Dam and Fish Hatchery Gold River 5.6 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Gold River
A terrific place to watch fish being raised, good view of the dam, the river, fish being released at certain times, just a nise stop if you are out driving or bicycling along the American River Trail.
It's interesting to see the salmon going up the ladders, walk through the rearing ponds and see the trout, and of course see the visitor center.
McKinley Park Sacramento 7.8 mi away
#6 of 28 Nature & Parks in Sacramento
There is a great play area for kids, a nice clean well kept pond complete with ducks & geese, a basketball court, a swimming pool that is open during the summer, tennis courts, a rose garden and a walking/running...
McKinley Park, is set in a premiere neighborhood in the heart of Sacramento! Best choice for a local picnic or event involving a fairly large crowd-approximately 1000+ or perfect for a romantic couples lunch date...
#7 of 28 Nature & Parks in Sacramento
The docent in the upper room of the original central building shared fascinating stories of people and their activities and how it influenced our history in the most interesting ways.
In the heart of Sacramento, Sutter's Fort is one of the most important historic buildings in the state and one of the largest and most extensive buildings from the Mexican or Spanish eras of California history.
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California State Capitol Museum Sacramento 9.5 mi away
#1 of 28 Nature & Parks in Sacramento
This building has so much going on both inside and outside: architecturally stunning, landscape full of trees and monuments, interior immaculately restored with free docent lead tours a must.
Afterwards a stroll through the extensive grounds with numerous memorials, rose and flower beds, and centuries-old trees, each labeled, is well worth the time.
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Capitol Park Sacramento 9.4 mi away
#4 of 28 Nature & Parks in Sacramento
The Park includes a rose garden, a Vietnam War memorial, Valencia Orange trees and groves of historic trees specifically planted to highlight the diversity of our California ecosystem...if you are lucky, you will...
(At its base is a map of California's 21 missions, from San Diego to Sonoma); the California Vietnam Veterans Memorial, with bronze statues of service men and women depicting military life in Vietnam & featuring e...
#16 of 28 Nature & Parks in Sacramento
Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary Folsom 9.5 mi away
#1 of 12 Nature & Parks in Folsom
there's a little train ride that's extra, peacocks walk right around everybody so do the chickens lots of really cool animals to see and this visit we got to see baby peacocks hopping around, love that it's a sanc...
Good variety of rescued animals for a small zoo (Bengal tigers, mountain lions, grizzly bears - Oh my!) Nice recent addition of the barn with a "cow" that can be "milked" - and beekeeper outfits next to the active...