Picnic Areas and Beaches
There is a picnic site at Crystal Creek Falls which has 2 sites. This site offers a beautiful view of Crystal Creek falls. The site is located on Crystal Creek Road approximately 2 miles south off Highway 299.
Handicap accessible picnic sites, fishing piers and beach access are located at Oak Bottom and Brandy Creek. Whiskey Creek also has an accessible fishing pier.
Do not feed wildlife - it is against the law and may result in a citation. Do not leave food unattended, store out of sight in a secured vehicle.
Beaches and Swimming
Lifeguards are present at Brandy Creek Beach during the summer months only. No lifeguards are present at the other areas. Swim at your risk in these areas. Know your limits and never swim alone. Watch children closely in and near water.
Pets are not allowed on beaches at Oak Bottom, Brandy Creek and East Beach.
Did You Know?
Whiskeytown has phantom orchids (Cephalanthera austiniae)? They are all white and devoid chlorophyll. This means that it cannot make energy for itself and must rely on symbiotic mycorrhizae for its nutrition.