• Marissa Carlisle

    Whiskeytown

    National Recreation Area California

Current Road, Trail, and Campground Conditions

Since conditions throughout the park can change rapidly and unexpectedly, we recommend you please call the Visitor Center at (530) 246-1225 for the most up-to-date information on park conditions. As of 11/25/14 the following conditions are:

Road Closures:

South Fork Mountain Lookout Road

Shasta Bally Road

Mill Creek Road

Peltier Valley Road past the campground

Crystal Creek Road

Beach & Picnic Area Closures:

Brandy Creek Beach entrance gate

Facilities & Sevice Area Closures:

Oak Bottom Beach bathroom and shower facility

Trail Closures:

Crystal Creek Water Ditch Trail

Crystal Creek Falls Tail

Whiskeytown Falls Trail

Campground Area Closures:

Brandy Creek RV campground

Other Park Closures:

None



Road Closures:
South Fork Mountain Lookout Road: This road is closed in order to control access. Visitors who wish to gain vehicular access can visit Park Headquarters Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to request the combination to the gate. Visitors must bring a photo identification and state their purpose for using the road.

Shasta Bally Road: This road is closed due to bad weather and will remain closed until Spring of 2015.

Mill Creek Road: This road will be closed until further notice due to slick, unsafe conditions from the weather and recent project work on the road.

Peltier Valley Road: Due to major erosion, this road will remain closed until further notice.

Crystal Creek Road: Due to small landslides, this road will remain closed until further notice.


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Trail Closures:
Crystal Creek Water Ditch Trail: The Crystal Creek Water Ditch Trail was damaged by a high water event and is currently closed to prevent further damage to the trail tread and to provide for visitor safety.

Crystal Creek and Whiskeytown Falls Trail: These trails will remain closed until Crystal Creek Road opens back up.


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Campgrounds Closures:

Brandy Creek RV Campground: This camp area will be closed until further notice due to construction.

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Beaches & Picnic Areas Closures
:
Brandy Creek Beach entrance gate:
Brandy Creek Beach entrance gate will remain closed until further notice due to construction in the parking lot.

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Facilities and Services Closures or Winterizing:

Oak Bottom beach bathroom and facilities: This bathroom and shower area is planned to be up and running by March of 2015.

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Other Park Closures:
None

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