A Trail Full Of American River Views Will Lead You To A Waterfall Paradise In Northern California

Here in Northern California, we’re definitely suckers for a waterfall hike. After all, our region is loaded with awesome trails that lead to the most brilliant, flowing cascades. The waterfall at the end is typically the highlight of such a hike, but the trail featured here manages to impress in all sorts of ways. Not only does it lead you to a waterfall known as Black Hole of Calcutta Falls, but it also boasts extraordinary views of the American River every step of the way. This trail will have you filled with awe from the start, so be sure to check it out.

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