american river parkway: A New Bike Repair Station on American River Parkway by Sunrise Bridge - 01/14/14 07:07 AM

You break out your dusty bike and get ready for a ride, only to find you have a low tire. Bummer, huh?  But if you are lucky enough to be riding the American River Bike Trail  near the Sunrise Bridge in Fair Oaks, Robin Hood has arrived!
Check out the new Bike Repair Station they just installed. (This just added: when I wrote this, I assumed it was the Parkway who installed it.  But no - it was an Eagle Scout Project!  I am trying to find out who the Scout was, and will update as I find out. … (7 comments)

american river parkway: Things to do in Fair Oaks... Walk the American River Bike Trail Year Round - 04/17/11 02:11 PM
When it comes to things to do in Fair Oaks, I hate to be ninner-nannery about where I live, but you gotta admit, being able to take a river walk like this in April is pretty stupendous. In Fair Oaks, CA, you can do it!  In fact, the river is a great hike year round.

While much of the country is freezing now, Fair Oaks is basking in the warmth of a Spring sun.  Walkers and joggers are out in full force enjoying our glorious American River Bike Trail, which meanders along the American River from Folsom to downtown Sacramento … (8 comments)

american river parkway: Things to Do in Fair Oaks... Go Horseback Riding Along the American River - 07/30/10 05:17 PM
Riding a horse along the American River is one of the coolest things to do. Squeaking leather, soft air bellowing through their nostrils, the rhythmic rocking of the horse's gait, the occasional unexpected trot..... WHOOOA THERE NELLIE!!! I don't know what I'm doing!!!!  It can be rather exciting.
A few Thanksgivings ago we took a trail ride around Ancil Hoffman Park - along the golf course, into the woods, down along the gravelly river bed... I was following my daughter, watching the huge haunches of her horse ripple with each step, impressed she looked so cool in her cowboy boots, when … (4 comments)

american river parkway: Things to Do in Fair Oaks... Hire a Naturalist and tour the American River Parkway - 07/29/10 03:52 AM
We're lucky in Fair Oaks to live with one of our nation's crown jewels... the American River Parkway.  Right in our back yard!  It's miles and miles of natural beltway bordering the river as it winds and bend through Fair Oaks

on it's way to the San Francisco Bay and Pacific Ocean. Go for a walk and you'll be amazed at what you discover.
But to really amp up your experience, take along a Certified Naturalist for an informative tour. Naturalist Traci Barsuglia has created an amazing resource for you at Staffed by Certified Naturalists, they offer group or … (2 comments)

american river parkway: Buying or Selling a home in Rollingwood, Fair Oaks, CA - 07/28/09 08:58 AM
Rollingwood, in Fair Oaks, CA, is a beautiful neighborhood known for it's massive oaks tree and picturesque natural settings. At the edge of the American River, ridges of gorgeous homes jut out into the ravines that make their way down to the river. Natural beauty abounds, as deer, wild turkeys, squirrels, hawks and assorted wildlife provide live entertainment.
To the East, Rollingwood connects with Phoenix Field, built on the Phoenix Field airstrip. To the Southwest, is the American River Parkway, with miles of bike and horse trails along the beautiful river.  Folsom is just a hop, skip and a jump away … (4 comments)

american river parkway: What would you say to your Board of Supervisors about how your area parks add to your home values? - 05/08/09 06:54 AM
Next week I have been invited to speak to the Sacramento Board of Supervisors about the impact of our area parks on home values.  As I am preparing my comments, I am wondering what you would tell your Supes.  What advise do you have for me?
It seems to me most of our finest neighborhoods are near our parks.  We have William Land Park, McKinley Park, Curtis Park, Ancil Hoffman Park, Goethe Park, just to name a few.  We have the Effie Yeaw Nature Center where our area school children learn.  But best of all, Sacramento Area is blessed with the … (6 comments)

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Fair Oaks homes for sale by Realtor Sally Dunbar, who's been hoofin' it through the homes of Fair Oaks and the surrounding areas, matching up eager buyers with ready-to-move sellers, since 1979. While I sell homes in Fair Oaks, I venture in Sacramento, Carmichael, Citrus Heights, Orangevale, Rancho Cordova, Gold River, Folsom, El Dorado Hills, Roseville, Rocklin and Granite Bay...(and Chevron loves me!) How have I survived for so long?... By always doing what's right for my people.... Always! Now check out my video about why I love Fair Oaks... Short Sale, REO, foresclosures??? ... find out the difference below... How do you pick a listing price? See below... What price should you offer when you've found the home of your dreams??? Find out below... Prepping your home for sale??? Don't miss the video below... Pinterest




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