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Discovery Park
From Highway 5, take the Garden Highway exit. Turn left off of the exit ramp onto Garden Highway. The first light is Natomas Park Drive, turn right to enter Discovery Park. Map to Discovery Park, Sacramento, CA

Northgate Blvd. at Hwy 160
From downtown Sacramento, take Highway 160 to the Northgate Blvd. exit. The Parkway entrance is immediately to your left at the end of the exit ramp.  From Capital City Freeway (Business 80), take the Arden Way west exit. Take Arden Way to Northgate Blvd., turn left. Northgate Blvd. ends at the Parkway entrance.  From Highway 5, take the Garden Highway exit. Turn left off of the exit ramp onto Garden Highway. Take Garden Highway to Northgate Blvd., turn right. Northgate Blvd. ends at the Parkway entrance. Map to Northgate Blvd. Parkway entrance

20th Street Connection
From downtown Sacramento, this is near the intersection of C Street and 20th Street.  Map to C Street Connector to Parkway

Sutter’s Landing
From downtown Sacramento, this is near the intersection of C Street and 28th Street.

Paradise Beach
From Highway 50, take the 65th Street exit. Take 65th Street north, cross Folsom Blvd. Turn left onto Elvas Ave., stay right to merge onto J Street. Turn left onto Carlson Drive across from the main entrance to CSUS. Carlson Drive ends at Glen Hall Park, which borders the Parkway.  Map to Paradise Beach, Sacramento, CA

Cal Expo
From Capital City Freeway (Business 80), take the Exposition Blvd. east exit. Turn right onto Ethan Way. Ethan Way enters the Parkway at the parking lot near the fairgrounds RV lot, close to the intersection of Hurley Way.
Map to Parkway entrance at Cal Expo

Howe Avenue at La Riviera
From Highway 50, take the Howe Ave. exit. If coming from Hwy 50 East, turn left off of the exit ramp. If coming from Hwy 50 West, turn right off of the exit ramp. Take a right onto the La Riviera ramp from Howe Ave. The Parkway entrance will be on your left as you merge onto La Riviera.  Map to Howe Ave. access at La Riviera, Sacramento, CA

Watt Avenue at La Riviera - CLOSED, THIS SITE IS FULL.  THANK YOU!
From Highway 50, take the Watt Ave. north exit. Take the La Riviera ramp from Watt Ave. The Parkway entrance will be on your left as you merge onto La Riviera.  Map to Watt Avenue Parkway access, Sacramento, CA

Gristmill
Take Watt Avenue South and turn left onto Folsom Blvd.  Turn left again on Mira Del Rio Drive and enter the parkway.  Follow the signs that read RIVER CLEANUP.

William Pond Recreation Area
From Highway 50, take the Watt Ave. north exit. Turn right onto Fair Oaks Blvd. Take Fair Oaks Blvd. to the intersection with Arden Way, turn right. Arden Way enters the Parkway.

River Bend Park (previously Goethe Park)
From Highway 50, take the Bradshaw Road exit. Go north on Bradshaw to Folsom Blvd. Turn right onto Folsom Blvd. Take Folsom Blvd. to Rod Beaudry Drive, turn left. Rod Beaudry Drive enters the Parkway.  Map to Goethe Park, Sacramento, CA

Ancil Hoffman Park
From Highway 50, take the Watt Ave. north exit. Turn right onto Fair Oaks Blvd. Take Fair Oaks Blvd. to the intersection with El Camino Ave./Van Alstine Ave. Turn right onto Van Alstine Ave. Turn left onto California Ave. Turn right onto Tarshes Drive. Tarshes Drive enters the Parkway.  Map to Ancil Hoffman Park, Carmichael, CA

Rossmoor Bar at El Manto Drive
Heading East on Hwy 50:  Exit Mather Field Rd. and turn left to cross over the freeway.  Turn right on Folsom Blvd and after approximately mile turn left on Coloma Road.  Drive approximately 2 miles and turn left onto Rossmoor Drive.  Rossmoor drive dead ends at the check in point.

Heading West on Hwy 50:  Take the Sunrise exit North.  Go mile and turn left on Coloma Road.  Take a right on Rossmoor Drive and go until it dead ends.

Sacramento Bar
From Highway 50, take the Sunrise Blvd. north exit. After crossing the Sunrise Bridge, turn onto Fair Oaks Blvd. west. Turn left onto Pennsylvania Ave. Pennsylvania Ave. enters the Parkway.  Map to Sacramento Bar, Fair Oaks, CA

Sunrise at South Bridge Street
From Highway 50, take the Sunrise Blvd. north exit. Turn right onto South Bridge Street (just south of the bridge, not a stoplight)Follow South Bridge Street into the Parkway and to the left to go under the Sunrise Bridge to the sign-in table.
Map to Sunrise Recreation Area, Gold River, CA

Sailor Bar
From Highway 50, take the Hazel Ave. north exit. After crossing the Hazel Ave. bridge, turn left onto Winding Way. Turn left onto Illinois Ave. Illinois Ave. enters the Parkway.  Map to Sailor Bar, Fair Oaks, CA

Nimbus Fish Hatchery - CLOSED, THIS SITE IS FULL.  THANK YOU!
The Nimbus site address is 2001 Nimbus Road, Gold River, CA 95670. From Highway 50 heading West from Lake Tahoe or East from Sacramento or San Francisco take Hazel Ave. (Exit 21). Go North on Hazel Ave. Proceed approximately .5 mile to Gold Country Blvd./Nimbus Rd. (the second stop light); turn LEFT. Take an immediate right into the Nimbus Hatchery parking lot.  Map of Gold River, CA 95670

Negro Bar Unit of Folsom Lake State Recreation Area  
From Highway 50, take Folsom Blvd. exit, go north and travel about 5 miles. Turn left on Greenback Lane and take first left at Negro Bar Entrance. Follow the signs to the picnic area.  Map to Negro Bar, Folsom, CA

 
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