Alerts & Conditions

Alerts

Information


Status of Campgrounds

Campgrounds are subject to closure due to a variety of reasons. Click here to see the current status of Whiskeytown campgrounds.

Status of Trails

Trails are generally open year-round, but occasionally may be closed due to maintenance, hazards, and weather. Click here to see the current status of trails.

Status of Picnic Areas

Picnic areas, with the exception of the Whiskey Creek Group Picnic Area, are generally open year-round. Click here to see the current status and see what ammenities are available at the picnic areas in Whiskeytown.

Status of Roads Within Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

Roads at Whiskeytown are subject to closure due to special events, maintenance, weather conditions, and fires. See below for current status and conditions.

 

Road Status Details
Highway 299 Open
** anticipate 20 min. delays **
* The highway is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, RVs and trailers.

** Highway 299 is undergoing an emergency project between Junction City and Helena in Trinity County.
John F. Kennedy Memorial Drive Open * The paved road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, RVs and trailers.
Whiskey Creek Road Open * The paved road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, RVs and trailers.

* Whiskey Creek Road is a county-maintained road.
Paige Bar Road Open * The paved road is suitable for for any type of passenger vehicle, motorcycle, RVs and trailers.
Crystal Creek Road Open * The paved road from Highway 299 to the James K. Carr Trail (Whiskeytown Falls) parking lot is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle and motorcycle. RVs and trailers are not advised.

* The unpaved/dirt road from the James K. Carr parking lot to Coggins Park is recommended for 4-Wheel Drive vehicles only.
South Shore Drive Open * The unpaved/dirt road is suitable for most types of passenger vehicles and motorcycles. Low-clearance vehicles not recommeneded.
Brandy Creek Road Closed
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* The unpaved/gravel/dirt road is suitable for any type of passenger vehicle and motorcycle.
** Intermittent closures due to weather and road maintenance, until further notice.
Mill Creek Road Closed
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* The unpaved/dirt road is suitable for 4-Wheel Drive vehicles only.
** Intermittent closures due to weather and road maintenance, until further notice.
Shasta Bally Road Closed
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* The unpaved/dirt road is for 4-Wheel Drive vehicles only.
** Intermittent closure due to weather, until further notice.
Peltier Valley Road Closed
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* The unpaved/dirt road is suitable for most types of passenger vehicles and motorcycles. Low-clearance vehicles not recommened.
** Intermittent closures for road maintenance until further notice.
Mule Town Road Open * The unpaved/dirt road is recommended for 4-Wheel Drive vehicles only.

* Mule Town Road is a county-maintained road.

Last updated: November 16, 2017

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 188
Whiskeytown , CA 96095

Phone:

(530) 242-3400

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