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Hike to Whiskeytown Falls

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Date: November 9, 2006
Contact: Carol Jandrall, 530-242-3438

Join a Park Ranger on a hike to Whiskeytown Waterfalls and view the fall colors on Saturday November 18, 2006 at 10:00 am. Visitors should meet at the James K. Carr Trailhead located 4 miles up Crystal Creek Road off of Highway 299 west.

The 1.7 mile hike to Whiskeytown Falls is considered strenuous with several steep climbs, drop-offs and narrow footing. Sturdy hiking boots are highly recommended. Dress appropriately for various weather conditions. Bring drinking water, snack and consider bringing a hat, camera, binoculars, and hiking stick.

Rain will cancel the hike.

For more information, call Carol Jandrall at 530 242-3438.

Did You Know?

Shasta Bally

Shasta Bally is the highest point in Whiskeytown at 6199 feet. Snow can usually still be seen through June.