Outdoor Adventure at Auburn State Recreation Area

The Endurance Race Capital of the World

Located along 40 riverfront miles, Auburn State Recreation Area is an outdoor paradise that welcomes more than 900,000 visitors each year. One of Northern California's largest and most popular national parks, Auburn State Recreation Area features plenty of outdoor recreational sports and activities including hiking and biking trails, horseback riding and equestrian trails, fishing and swimming lagoons.

Home to more endurance races and sporting competitions than any other outdoor area, Auburn State Recreation Area is the perfect place to experience the outdoors in the heart of Auburn. This world-famous park is also an ideal setting for outdoor picnics, scenic strolls, and soaking in the stunning Northern California landscape.

Whether you are visiting for fun and leisure or are competing in one the many races held in the park, Red Lion Inn & Suites is located just five minutes away and is the best hotel near Auburn State Recreation Area for unwinding after a long day of exploring the great outdoors.