Highland Springs Recreation Area Off-Road Trails Closed to Equestrian and Bicycle Uses During Rainy Season

Lake Trail at Highland Springs Recreation AreaThe Lake County Department of Water Resources has announced a seasonal closure of all off-road trails in the Highland Springs Recreation Area (HSRA) to horses and bicycles, in an effort to curtail deterioration and erosion of trails during the rainy months. While this closure prohibits equestrian and bicycle uses of off-road trails, the trails remain open to hiking. Throughout the closure, equestrians and bicyclists still will have access to and use of the main roads within the park.

Managed by the Department of Water Resources, the Highland Springs Recreation Area comprises more than 3,200 acres of watershed area with approximately 30 miles of single-track trails. For more information about the closure, contact the Lake County Department of Water Resources at (707) 263-2344. Visit the Highland Springs page for more info.