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Cardiac Trail

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The steepest trail between Auburn and the American River.


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Map Key

0.7

Miles

1.1

KM

Point to Point

1,286' 392 m

High

599' 183 m

Low

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Up

687' 209 m

Down

18%

Avg Grade (10°)

43%

Max Grade (23°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open during daylight hours.

Need to Know

Do an out-and-back or make a loop with other connecting trails.

Description

Another classic canyon route for those who know the area already and like steep routes.

Flora & Fauna

The usual foothill wildlife. Mostly shaded woodlands.

Contacts

Shared By:

Justin Johnsen

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Bottom of Cardiac Hill
Mar 11, 2019 near Auburn, CA
A switchback on Cardiac Trail
Mar 11, 2019 near Auburn, CA

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