Auburn Ca is nestled in the Sierra Nevada foothills and borders the American River Canyon.
Auburn is the county seat of Placer County with elevations of 1300 ft. and a population of 13,905 (2013).
Auburn is rich in California Gold Rush history and is registered as a California Historical Landmark.
Located just 36 miles NE of the Greater Sacramento area, Auburn is home to the Auburn State Recreation Area. The park is the site of more sporting endurance events than any other
place in the world, giving Auburn the world renown title of Endurance Capital of the World. Such events include the Western States Endurance Run and the Western States Trail Ride, also known as the Tevis Cup. Auburn is a short distance to the El Dorado National Forrest and the Tahoe National Forrest each abounding in beauty and natural resources.