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Cardiac Trail

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Trail

0.7 mile 1.1 kilometer point to point
55% Runnable
Extremely Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -687' -209 m
High: 1,286' 392 m
Low: 599' 183 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 18% (10°)
Max Grade: 43% (23°)

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Trail shared by Justin Johnsen

The steepest trail between Auburn and the American River.

Justin Johnsen

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open during daylight hours.

Need to Know

Do an out-and-back or make a loop with other connecting trails.

Runner Notes

Don't trip. Mind wet sections when applicable.

Description

Another classic canyon route for those who know the area already and like steep routes.

Flora & Fauna

The usual foothill wildlife. Mostly shaded woodlands.

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Mar 2, 2019
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