Robie Point Fire Break Trail

Auburn State Recreational Area, California

Distance2.1mi
Elevation Gain173ft
Trailhead Elevation1,128ft
Top1,128ft
Elevation Min/Max1041/1128ft
Elevation Start/End1128/1128ft

Robie Point Fire Break Trail

Robie Point Fire Break Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Auburn, California. It is within Auburn State Recreational Area. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 1,128 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 173 feet. This trail connects with the following: Contour Trail, Overlook Trail, Tamaroo Bar Trail, Western States Trail and Riverview Trail.

Robie Point Fire Break Trail Professional Reviews and Guides

"With more than 70 miles of hiking, biking, and horse riding trails, the Auburn State Recreation Area is a gift for outdoors enthusiasts whose interests vary from fly fishing to goldpanning. Twenty miles of the North Fork and Middle Fork of the American River are covered by ASRA, which is governed by the California State Parks for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The Robie Point Firebreak Trail guides the hiker through an area filled with the history of what once was, what is, and what once was to be."

Robie Point Fire Break Trail Reviews

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7/28/2018
Very easy walk, great for a quiet afternoon when you don’t feel very adventurous. Lovely view of the river.
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4/29/2012
Easy dog/horse/kid friendly set of trail loops. Everything is clearly marked and easy to follow with maps posted at major intersections. Each loops seems to be about a mile, so if you do them all it's around 5 or so, but there's little elevation change so non of it is particularly challenging. They're supposed to be expanding it at some point in the future...
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3/27/2010
cool trail with lots of shade ..dogs allowed but needs to be leashed... it was a nice quite hike ... 5 year old daughter made this hike without a problem... at the falls there is a nice swimming hole for kids to enjoy
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8/24/2009
It’s a nice walk and mostly shady too. You’ll get some good exercise with this couple hour hike to the Hidden Falls overlook. But you might want to wait until the cooler months. Summer time heat will get in the upper 90’s plus, so bring lots of water. Spring should be a nice treat with wildflowers. The Hidden Falls was flowing nicely even in late August. And the trail to the Falls was well marked and well maintained. So far I haven’t done the other trails, other than to the Hidden Falls overlook. I look forward to trying more of the hikes in this park.
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7/13/2009
Enjoyable hike with plenty of shade, well marked trails and access to a creek/canal.
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6/21/2009
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3/14/2009
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10/24/2008
I rate this with three stars because the trail to the actual falls remains closed. I did enjoy hiking the other areas, though.
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Trail Information

Auburn State Recreational Area
Nearby City
Auburn State Recreational Area
Parks
USGS: Auburn
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Oct 2018