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 8/15/13 the following conditions are:
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.
Crystal Creek Road: The closed section of the road is from the gate just south of the James K. Carr trailhead to the gate just northeast of Coggins Park. The closure will remain in effect for the winter season.
Shasta Bally Road: The road has been closed at the gate just west of Sheep Camp. The closure will remain in effect for the winter season.
Mill Creek Road: The road is closed approximately 0.3 mi. from Carr Powerhouse Rd. The closure will remain in effect for the winter season.
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.
Due to reduced funding and maintenance personnel, Peltier Bridge, Crystal Creek, Brandy Creek, and Sheep Camp primitive campgrounds will remain closed for the 2013 season. Horse Camp and Coggins Park campgrounds will remain open.
Dry Creek Group Campground is closed with the exception of those visitors who have already made reservations for the 2013 summer season. No additional reservations are available in 2013.
Beaches & Picnic Areas Closures:
Whiskey Creek Group Picnic Area is closed with the exception of those visitors who have already made reservations for the 2013 summer season. No additional reservations are available.
Facilities and Services Closures or Winterizing:
Other Park Closures: