Webber Mill

Total Miles


1,444.56 ft


1.5 Hours

Technical Rating



Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Trail Overview

Webber Mill is an easy gravel road that follows an 8-mile section of the Pony Express Trail and is also a small part of the Northern California BDR. The trail winds along the side of the mountain from just east of Sand Flat Campground to Ice House Road and overlooks the South Fork of the American River and Highway 50. There are a few trails that shoot off of Webber Mill, along with a few spots to camp along the way.

Photos of Webber Mill

Webber Mill
Webber Mill
Webber Mill


The trail is a maintained gravel road that's easy for any high-clearance vehicle.


Historical Route that is part of the Pony Express Trail

Technical Rating


Status Reports

Shaun Vanweelden
Jun 01, 2024
2020 Jeep Wrangler
Beautiful little detour from highway 50, very quiet and quick enough, some really nice views of the valley below. Any normal car could do this entire trail, we'll maintained gravel road. We were happy we took the extra 15-30 min to do this on our way back from Tahoe.

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