Bike trail, abandoned

I took another hike through the rock slide area on the bike trail today — I really do try to stay away, but there’s something really fascinating in the destruction. After more than a year, there is still no definite date for the trail to reopen; progress seems bogged down by environmental reviews, safety considerations, financial responsibility and other bureaucratic […]

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Hello

The barriers are still sitting across the bike trail; we continue to wait for the rock slides and resulting damage from January 2017 to be repaired. And while those giant concrete blocks don’t seem to be doing much to keep out cyclists and pedestrians, on the plus side they’ve made a great spot for random graffiti.

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Prison walls

The newest stretch of the Johnny Cash Trail in Folsom crosses Robber’s Ravine and heads east towards Folsom Dam; it runs parallel to East Natoma Street as it crosses beneath the first of two small roads entering the grounds of Folsom Prison. The exterior of the underpass clearly pays tribute to the many blocks of granite used to construct the […]

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