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Spenceville Wildlife Area
Near: MarysvilleCA (Weather)
Number of
5 Total
20 Difficulty: Rigorous Trail
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Trail Description Spenceville Wildlife Area is comprised of 11,942 acres of blue oak - gray pine woodland characteristic of the Sierra Foothills. The terrain of the area varies from 200' to 1200' elevation. The wildlife area is bordered on the west by Beale Air Force Base and on the north, south, and east by privately owned ranches. There are numerous ponds, creeks, trails and riparian zones in the area. Local ranchers use this land for cattle, there is a shooting ranch also in this area. Trails are easy to rigorous.
Best Time to Visit Any
Times to Avoid Wet weather
Human Facilities: Horse Facilities: Operated by: Contact: Additional Information
Day Day, Stream Cal Dept of Fish & Game
916) 445-0411
CDWF Lands Program

, CA
Additional Info
Directions From Marysville take Highway 20 approximately 18 miles and turn right on Smartsville Road for 1 mile to enter the Wildlife Area.
This information was provided by Doubleg-0811 on 1/25/2015 7:54:48 PM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)