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Hidden Falls Trails

Auburn, CA

Hidden Falls Trails is a 5.6 mile loop trail located near Auburn, California that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for birding, hiking, nature trips & walking and is accessible year-round.

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Stevens Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

My 2nd hike ever and going into it was relatively easy to moderate but coming back from the water was a nice hard workout to say the least. We got there about 6am and we're thankful we did as the heat was just about to set in once we got back up to the top. Be prepared to sweat and bring plenty of water. Took us about 3 hours but considered we stopped a total of 40 - 45 minutes.

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Stevens Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Started around 9am. I should have went earlier as it was so hot and exposed for most of the hike. I brought water but apparently not enough to sustain the very long uphill trek on the way back. I rated this a two because there really was ALOT of garbage along the way (I picked up what bottles I could fit in my backpack) and currently the below view of the river was disappointing because it's so dry.

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Stevens Trail
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3 Completed 4 Reviews

I wish I would have known that there were trails on here that could guide you along the hike. Lol.

so, I definitely will not be going back during the summer. it was way too hot for me. it was in the 90s. the first mile had beautiful shade, but the rest of the time it was scorching hot.

the place where we stopped to relax in the water had a lot of rocks. there wasn't many deep areas. also, a water snake jumped in right where we were.

besides the heat, I really enjoyed this trail ☺ good challenge. great view. wonderful feeling water!

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Stevens Trail
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17 Completed 13 Reviews

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Stevens Trail
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4 Completed 1 Reviews

Incredible hike:). Beautiful, with lots of shade. I definitely wouldn't rate it as easy. 4.5 miles downhill followed by 4.5 miles of uphill. My wife and I tried to do this hike while carrying our kids in packs and we're not able to complete it:(. I'll definitely do the entire hike again...without the kids of course.

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Stevens Trail
by ano n

5 Completed 5 Reviews

Great trail with a really nice ending...There's a swimming area at the end of the trail and it is SO satisfying to swim in after spending a good amount of time in the sun. If you're gonna go in the summer like I did, bring LOTS of water. I've been on this trail multiple times and it is absolutely devastating in the summer heat. There's a dedicated parking area you can park in. Once you hop off the highway and are on the local road toward the trail, take it slow. The parking lot is literally right around the corner and is easy to overshoot if you're speeding.

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Stevens Trail
by Judy Templeton

5 Completed 3 Reviews

This trail is rated as easy but I would rate as moderate. Bring plenty of water. We hiked in the middle of summer and would not do that again.

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20 Completed 15 Reviews

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Stevens Trail
by Kimmy S.

1 Completed 1 Reviews

Easy hike down to the river, difficult going back up. There's a pretty good amount of poison oak so it's helpful if you know what it looks like. There's a cool cave to explore and swimming in the river after the hike down was a great way to cool down and relax.

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Stevens Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Great trail with a really nice swimming spot. Wouldn't say easy due to the trek back. Will go back with more of a lunch and spend more time in the water.

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