Directions from Nevada City: Travel east of Hwy. #20 for 19 miles and turn left onto Bowman Lake Road, which is four miles west of I-80 off State Hwy. #20. Travel north to the Graniteville Road, County Road #843, and bearing right. You will be following the road along Bowman Lake. After traveling 3.3 miles, turn right on Faucherie Lake Road and go 1.3 miles to the trailhead. The road is not recommended for low clearance vehicles.
Grouse Ridge Trail is a 10.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Soda Springs, CA that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from March until October.
kid friendly birding hiking mountain biking nature trips walking forest lake views wild flowers