Auburn is located along Hwy 80, 30 minutes east of Sacramento, CA. Auburn was one of the earliest California mining towns and was established in 1848 becoming the seat of 

Placer County in 1953. To learn more about Auburn visit

Click on the staging areas listed under "Auburn area" to view details of each staging area (ie: Hidden Falls, Empire Mine, etc). Staging areas are listed in the order they were added. 

Pictures have been placed 
of each staging area and the trails with additional information in the "Trail Pictures" section located to the left of this page.


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