Bike Your Way to Historic Folsom!
Share your #historicfolsom bike photos on Instagram for a chance to win prizes!
Whatever your speed, bike to Historic Folsom and explore all that Sutter Street has to offer! Show us how you cruise the Historic Folsom District by posting a photo to Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag, #historicfolsom for a chance to win prizes throughout the month of May.
Whether you’re exploring the three bridges over Lake Natoma, popping in for a cold brew or craft brew at one of the coffee shops or pubs, or enjoying a picnic, there is something here for everyone. Its where nature and history come together!
There are plenty of ways to bring your bike and explore the area:
Arrive on the trail, go home on light rail
Did you know? The American River Bike Trail connects directly to Historic Folsom District, as well as the Sacramento Light Rail! You can ride your bike from the Sacramento region, stay and explore the Historic Folsom District and take the light rail back. Leave your bike in one of the district’s secure bike parking lot so you can explore worry-free!
Bring a picnic
There are lots of places you can go around the Historic Folsom District to enjoy a picnic with a California Gold Rush backdrop. Bring your lunch and hang out at one of the many open seating and shaded areas including:
- Folsom Station Plaza
- Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park
- Granite Mini Park
- Murer House and Gardens
- Lake Natoma/Negro Bar State Park
Take a self-guided historic tour
The Historic Folsom District is full of California history! Secure your bike and take a walk through time while exploring shops and visiting a few of the district’s museums! You can even ride your bike through the residential district and view houses built from the 1850’s to the 1950’s!
Share your #historicfolsom bike photos for a chance to win prizes!
Throughout the month of May, we’re giving away gift cards and prizes when you share your bike photos on social media! Every Friday during the month of May, we’ll select one lucky winner for sharing their bike photos using the hashtag #historicfolsom on Instagram and feature the photo on our page!* Prizes include:
*Bike must be in photo to be eligible to win. Users only eligible to win one prize.
Have fun exploring the district, and we can’t wait to see how YOU bike to Historic Folsom!