Granite Bay Equestrian Staging Area Improvements


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Granite Bay Equestrian Staging Area Improvements
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Improve the Granite Bay Equestrian Staging Area at Folsom Lake State Recreation Area to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and upgrade the equestrian facilities. Work will install two new ADA-compliant picnic tables, an ADA water fountain, an ADA fire ring, and barbecue, and move the horse-mounting ramp from the parking lot to near the equestrian trail. Additional work will install two newhitching rails and to replace the existing corral fencing, grade a 40-foot diameter circular area and install approximately 30 yards of clean sand for a new horse pen and trench approximately 150 lineal feet 12 inches wide and 18 inches deep for a water line to install for a new watering trough.

Contact Information

Jim Micheaels
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Folsom Lake State Recreation Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15303 - Class 1 & 3
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the repair and minor alteration of existing facilities involving negligible expansion of use beyond current levels and the construction and locaiton of limited numbers of small structures and is included as "modifications of existing facilities for handicap access" and "construction or installation of park facilities" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR 15300.4.

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