South Yuba

Type: Backcountry
Length: 12.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Camping
Dogs - On leash
Agency: Bureau of Land Management
Entry Fee? $5.00
Parking Fee? No

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Location: From Nevada City take SR 49 to N Bloomfield Rd., then 10 mi. to S Yuba Recreational Lands, 1 ½ mi. on past Edwards Crossing.
State(s): California
Counties: Sacramento
Latitude: 39.292164
: -121.194414

From Nevada City follow Highway 49 to N. Bloomfield Road. After 10 miles towards South Yuba Recreation Area come to 1 lane bridge at Edwards crossing. Then 1.5 miles on dirt/gravel road. Ring office for alternative route for trailers.


Through pine covered canyons to open meadows/hillsides, past historic flumes and waterworks. Swimming holes and rainbow trout pools.

Additional Details

Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Jeff Horn
Bureau of Land Management
Folsom Field Office
63 Natoma St.
Folsom , CA 95630
(916) 985-4474



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