Black Swan Trail

Completed in the summer of 2014, the trail is located in far Western Nevada County on BYLT’s Black Swan Preserve, near the town of Smartsville. This community-supported trail weaves through blue oak and gray pine woodlands and leads to Black Swan Pond, once the site of a hydraulic gold diggins.

Osborne Hill Trails

Osborne Hill Trail Area makes up the southern arm of Empire Mine State Historic Park with boundless riding and hiking options through deep woods and some open areas. Along the way look for remnants of several significant mines.