Alerts & Conditions

Park Closures

Facilities, roads, and trails in the park are occasionally subject to closure due to special events, maintenance, weather conditions, or fires.

Following the recent Carr Fire, some roads have been closed. See below for updates on road conditions.

Updated 08.21.19

Road

Status

Details

Highway 299

Open

The highway is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, and trailers.

South Fork Mountain Road Open Open until the end of bear season (December 28, 2019 or when the black bear quota for the state has been reached) Four wheel drive is recommended for this road

Closed

Grizzly Gulch Pond and Second Pond are closed to all public use. Grizzly Gulch Pond is located where Grizzly Gulch meets Highway 299 at mile marker 11.2. Second Pond is located where Graddock Gulch meets Highway 299 at mile marker 15.4.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Drive

Open from visitor center to Dry Creek Group campground

The road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, and trailers.

Whiskey Creek Road

Open

The road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, and trailers.

Paige Bar Road

Open

The road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, and trailers.

Crystal Creek Road

Closed

Closed at Highway 299 until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

South Shore Drive

Closed

Closed at Dry Creek Group Camp and at Carr Powerhouse until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

Brandy Creek Road

Closed

Closed until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

Mill Creek Road

Closed

Closed at Carr Powerhouse until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

Shasta Bally Road

Closed

Closed until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

Peltier Valley Road

Open to Peltier Bridge campground only

Open as far as Peltier Bridge Campground ONLY until further notice for public safety due to the Carr Fire.

Mule Town Road

Open

Only four-wheel drive vehicles are recommended for this unpaved dirt road. This is a county-maintained road.

Last updated: August 21, 2019

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