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Cosumnes River Preserve, Galt

#236 of 500 in Wildlife in California
The Preserve is open every day of the year. The Visitors Center is normally staffed by Volunteer Naturalists on the weekends and holidays. There is no cost to park at the Preserve all events are free.

All photographs posted by the Cosumnes River Preserve were taken by staff and on the Preserve unless otherwise noted.
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  • This is the best place to photograph, paint, and just to walk or kayak. Dusk is a wonderful time to catch the evening glow and watch the cranes fly in. Check the web site for when the exhibits are ope...  more »
  • I've been here all 4 seasons including hot summer and rainy flooded winter and all times are magical. This place is a gem, a bit of Old California hiding between the 99 and the 5 freeways where the on...  more »
  • This was perfect for getting my son out and moving. The trail is big e ough he was able to ride his bike while we walked. Parts of it is shaded really well, other parts feel like your out in the back 40, but it was awesome, we really enjoyed it. Not to busy, there were people kayaking also, definitely will be back.
  • Love this place. It's so nice to have this little oasis just a few minutes from Sacramento. The staff at the visitor center are so helpful and knowledgeable. It's a great place to visit during any season, not just when the Sandhill Cranes are around. Highly recommend this place.
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