Nearby



  • American River The American River borders the southern boundary of Nepenthe, south of University Avenue. The American River Parkway is county-owned and has miles of free walking and biking trails. The levee, which protects the neighborhood from flooding, is maintained by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The American River Bike and horse ...
  • Campus Commons Campus Commons is nestled along the American River Parkway between Fair Oaks Boulevard and Howe Avenue. It is one of Sacramento’s most low-key luxury communities surrounded by lush greenery, recreational opportunity and urban amenities. Developed by Robert Powell in the ‘70s, Sacramento Magazine recently listed it as one of the area’s ...
  • Hospital & Urgent Care The nearest hospital is Kaiser Sacramento North, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825. Emergency room phone number, (916) 973-5000-24 Hours. The nearest urgent care facility is MDStat at 484 Howe Ave in the University Village Shopping Center, next to Safeway. Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily. Appointments are ...
  • Parks The nearest public park is University Park, which is on University Ave. just east of Howe Ave. It is owned and maintained by the City of Sacramento. The park has a soccer pitch, barbecue grills, picnic tables and a children’s playground. Admission is free. Park your vehicle on the eastbound ...
  • Public Library The nearest public library is the Arden-Dimick branch at 891 Watt Ave., at the intersection with Northrup Ave., approximately 3.3 miles from Nepenthe. Call (916) 264-2700 for hours. The CSUS library is also open to the public, but only students and faculty have checkout privileges. Call (916) 278-6926 for hours, ...
  • Regional Transit Both light rail and bus transportation are provided by Sacramento Regional Transit. The nearest bus stop is at the intersection of Swarthmore Dr. and Howe Ave. The nearest light rail station is near 3000 Power Inn Rd., approximately 1.5 miles south of Nepenthe (Howe Ave. becomes Power Inn Rd.) For ...
  • Sacramento Nepenthe is on the eastern edge of the City of Sacramento, which provides many services to the area, including water, public transit, street lighting, fire protection, traffic enforcement and law enforcement. The phone numbers for city offices can be found online or in the front of the Sacramento telephone directory. ...
  • Schools Nepenthe is within the San Juan Unified School District. Children in grades K-8 classes attend the Sierra Oaks School at 171 Mills Rd., approximately 1.4 miles from Nepenthe. Children in grades 9-12 attend Encina High School at 1400 Bell St., approximately 2.2 miles from Nepenthe.