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Winter hike to Whiskeytown Falls

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Date: February 2, 2007
Contact: Carol Jandrall, 530 242-3438

Join a Park Ranger on a hike to Whiskeytown Falls on Saturday February 10, 2007 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. Parking is limited so consider carpooling.

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 the weather.  Bring drinking water, snack and consider bringing a hat, gloves, camera, binoculars and hiking stick.

Rain will cancel the hike.

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

Did You Know?


Whiskeytown is home to 14-16 nesting pairs of Osprey.