SN: 115339 - 2020 / Y0103
Gold Country Historic Walk
Year Round Walk
Sutter Creek, California
Best Western Amador Inn. Sign in on registration sheet and drive to walk start point.
From Wed, Jan 1st to Thu, Dec 31st
Open from Daily, dawn to dusk.
Ice Cream Parlors
Little Free Libraries
Walking the USA A - Z
At Amador Inn, look to left of registration desk for binder in cupboard above computer. DRIVE TO WALK START POINT IN SUTTER CREEK to parking lot behind City Hall, (Approx., 4 miles): Exit Best Western to Hwy 49 NORTH. Right on Hwy 49 North passing Ridge Rd. to next road on the right, Old Hwy 49. Turn right on Old Hwy 49,wind down into Sutter Creek. Now on Main St. cross the bridge over Sutter Creek to Eureka St. Turn right on Eureka to a parking lot on the right. The walk takes you through old gold rush-era town with many antique stores, restaurants, old and new homes, cemetery and historical sites. If you are an antique collector, or enjoy viewing "old time" architecture, this is the walk for you; good food available, too.
Distance: 10 km and 5 km, Rating: 1B
Walk Daily, dawn to dusk. Restrooms are across the bridge on the other part of the parking lot. The trail is mostly paved with some dirt and gravel and there are a few short hills, and sidewalk stairs in town. This walk is particularly interesting during Christmas season. Strollers and wheelchairs not recommended.
Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only
Driving to the start box
200 S State Hwy 49, Jackson, CA, 95642. SE corner of Hwy 49 and HWY 88. Directions to Best Western Amador Inn: From Hwy 99 in Stockton, Take Exit #255, Hwy. 88, Waterloo Rd. EAST. Follow Hwy 88 EAST through Lockeford and Clements and Hwy. 88 turns left. Continue on Hwy 88 East approx. 20 miles to Jackson. At Hwy 49, turn right for about one mile. When Hwy 88 turns left, stay straight and keep in left lane and continue on Hwy 49 South about 500 ft. Enter drive way on left into parking lot between Amador Inn and Denny's restaurant..
Delta Tule Trekkers
Event website: www.deltatuletrekkers.org