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General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567


​Rubicon Trail

​Arnold's Rock

​Granite Bowl

Little Sluice

​Rubicon Springs

​Rubicon Springs Swimming Hole

​Walker Hill

​Loon Lake

The Rubicon Trail is Open. 


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 - We would like to hear from you about your experience on the trail.  Please send your comments, concerns or questions to     ENJOY THE TRAIL!!


 For answers to the Rubicon Kids Safety Patrol Handbook & Guide, click here

Trail Projects

For questions and process please contact Justin Williams  530 621-5554


Rubicon Trail Annual Report

The 2018 Rubicon Trail Annual Report has been posted. The annual report gives a summary of the 2018 Rubicon season, including a report of maintenance activities and volunteer projects. To view the report, please click here.

Trail Update:


Remember the 4 S's - Sanitation, Spills, Sedimentation and Safety

Always carry a toilet...Wag Bag it!

Don't forget a Spill Kit!

It is Winter and the conditions on the Trail are 4-6 feet of snow throughout the trail. Ice in certain locations of the Trail which can be very difficult and dangerous. Be prepared for snow and cold weather with enough supplies to last over night. Be safe and DO NOT take any unnecessary risks!

For more information contact the County Parks Division at (530) 621-5360


Contact Us

The Rubicon Trail is managed by the

County of El Dorado,  Parks and Trails Division

Please address Rubicon Trail inquiries to: 

Vickie Sanders (530) 621-7538

Justin Williams (530) 621-5554


The Rubicon Oversight Committee is an  ad-hoc committee that meets on an "as needed" basis.  For more information, contact  the Parks Division office at (530) 621-5360


Upcoming Events

Please join us for upcoming Rubicon events! For more information, please see the event listings below. If you have any questions, please contact the Parks Division at (530) 621-5360.


  • June 16, 2019 - Experience the Rubicon Trailer Race Challenge at the El Dorado County Fair. Click here for more information.