Mother Lode Chapter Outings
Most-Used Meeting Locations
Here Are Descriptions and Map Links to Our Most Popular Meeting Locations
(If a meeting location is mentioned in the write-up that is not listed below, contact the leader for information)
11th & P Streets (sometimes referred to as 11th & Q Streets) (MAP)
An open parking lot in mid-town Sacramento (2 blocks from the Capital). Meet in the northwest corner of the lot (closest to the intersection). This lot is occasionally crowded when there is a race, gathering or other activity around the Capital building. (Weekend and holiday parking only)
Chico Park & Ride (MAP)
Located east of Hwy 99 in the middle of Hwy 32 east/west traffic lanes and west of Fir Street. From Hwy 99, take the Hwy 32 exit. At the end of the off ramp, go east for less than 1/10th of a mile and turn left on Fir Street. Then immediately turn left into the Park & Ride.
Folsom Park & Ride (MAP)
Located north of Hwy 50 on the east side of Folsom Blvd. From Hwy 50, take the Folsom Blvd exit north (toward the town of Folsom). At the intersection of Folsom Blvd and Iron Point Rd. turn right, then immediately turn right again into the Park & Ride area (just below the Chili’s Bar and Grill restaurant).
Davis Park & Ride (MAP)
Going west on I-80, exit at Mace Blvd. At the traffic light at the end of the off ramp, turn right. At the next traffic light at the bottom of the overpass (intersection with 2nd Street), turn right for about 200 yards and then turn right into the Park & Ride (behind the Ikeda’s Fruit Stand).
Hazel Ave. Park & Ride (MAP)
Located on the east side of Hazel Ave. and north of Hwy 50 (next to the CSUS Aquatic Center). On the entrance road for the Nimbus Flats State Recreation Area. From Hwy 50 take the Hazel Ave. exit and turn north on Hazel Ave. Just north (about 50 yards) of the traffic light (for Tributary Point Drive and the westbound Hwy 50 off ramp), turn right into the State Rec. Area. Immediately before the park's kiosk, turn right into the Park & Ride (there is usually a Goodwill collection trailer there).
Nimbus Fish Hatchery (MAP)
Located on the west side of Hazel Ave. and north of Hwy 50. From Hwy 50 take the Hazel Ave. exit and turn north on Hazel Ave. Drive about two tenths of a mile (just before the American River), turn left on Gold Country Blvd., then immediately turn right down the hill and into the Hatchery's parking lot. (No overnight parking)
Roseville Park & Ride (MAP)
Located southeast side I-80 on Taylor Road. From eashbound on I-80, take the Eureka/Atlantic Rd. exit (just east of Douglas Blvd.). At the traffic light at the end of the off ramp, go straight across Eureka Rd, past the In-N-Out Burger and Shell gas station. Turn left toward Brookfield's Restaurant and the Park & Ride is immediately to the right.
comments or suggestions for additional meeting locations are welcome. Email Tony Loftin or call at 916.448.3230.