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Championship Golf Courses, Historic Bridges, & Rugged Canyon Walls

Rugged canyons, glassy lakes, trout filled streams, vast pine forests, mountain golf resorts and star-filled skies are all part of what define Plumas County.  Lake Almanor provides an ideal settings for an old-fashioned summer family vacation.  Relax at an unhurried pace in the quaint Western American towns of Quincy, Greenville, Blairsden and Graeagle.

Visit the Warner Valley portion of Lassen Volcanic National Park, accessible from the town of Chester, including historic Drakesbad Guest Ranch, the only overnight accommodations within the Park.

For more information contact Eastern Plumas Chamber, Quincy Chamber or Lake Almanor Area Chamber

Lake Almanor

One of the best-kept secrets of Plumas County is the clear blue waters of Lake Almanor and its stunning views of Mt. Lassen. Lake Almanor itself is a destination for many outdoor recreational opportunities and is one of the prettiest lakes in the Northern California region.

National Barn Quilt Trail

Plumas County is one of only two counties in California participating in the National Barn Quilt Trail. Barn quilts are painted wood or metal, hung or freestanding on the outsides of barns, fences, garages, and businesses. The barn quilt tradition is celebrated every September with a countywide driving tour.

Historic Greenville


Greenville's Historic Main Street exemplifies the charm of Western American towns.  Former saloons and bordellos are being refurbished into modern day stores of finery and fashion.

A Day in Plumas County

Plumas County Attractions

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Snowmobiling in the Shasta Cascades
39696 Hwy. 70
Quincy, CA 95971
530-238-0555
When time is an issue or when snow is sparse in the lower elevations, this is a very popular alternate route for the Gravel Range Loop. This trail offers a cutoff route connecting the Gravel Range loop with the Bucks Summit/Four Trees Trail.  
Plumas County
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Indian Falls, CA 95934
1-800-326-2247
Indian Falls is a 1.4 mile out and back trail located near Indian Falls, California that features a small beach, rock walls, and waterfall. The trail is a steep, but short hike and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
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4288 Cemetery Rd.
Taylorsville, CA 95983
530-284-1046
Four large rooms house mining, logging, ranching and Native American historical exhibits, a large display of rocks, minerals and mineral carvings. Open Sat. and Sun. 1-4 pm.
Plumas County
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2180 Rocky Point Road
Portola, CA 96122
530-832-4888
Plumas County pioneer Jim Beckwourth's hotel and trading post, circa 1852, 1850's log cabin. Open to the public by appointment.
Plumas County
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CA 96020
Nestled in the northeastern corner of the Golden State, you’ll discover Shasta Cascade’s Lake Almanor, one of the California’s best-kept secrets. Lake Almanor is one of the largest lakes in Northern California, with 52 miles of shoreline. The large man-made lake has something for everyone—including family-friendly activities and picture-perfect mountain views from nearly every vantage point.Lake Almanor is situated in the unique geological area where the granite of the Sierra Nevada’s meets with the lava…
Plumas County
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39696 Hwy. 70
Quincy, CA 95971
530-238-0555
The trail follows mid slope on northern aspects offering plenty of snow and spectacular views of the Feather River Canyon. Letter Box Loop begins and ends off the Bucks Summit/Four Trees Trail.  The east end of the trail is located 3.9 miles west of  Bucks Lake.  
Plumas County
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39696 Hwy. 70
Quincy, CA 95971
530-238-0555
There are open areas and ridge access along the trail and a scenic view of some rocky bluffs along this route. This trail branches off the Gravel Loop in a westerly direction, and ends at the Bucks Summit/Four Trees Trail.  
Plumas County
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39696 Hwy. 70
Quincy, CA 95971
530-238-0555
This trail offers an area of dispersed riding with open areas, hill climbs, and great views of the Sacramento Valley and Lassen Peak. This trail branches off the Grizzly Loop Trail at the Bucks Lake dam.  It is the access trail to the Bald Eagle area.  Only the first part of the trail is groomed to the Mill Creek campground.  Bald Eagle offers an area of dispersed riding.
Plumas County
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550 Crescent St.
Quincy, CA 95971
5303651180
Plumas County foliage explodes with color in the autumn season.There are two approaches for the best viewing: 1) drive to Truckee on I-80, then north on CA-89/CA-70 to Quincy. There will be spots of color along the road. Greenhorn Creek parallels the road. As you approach East Quincy, the La Porte Road is often cited as a location where good color is found. Follow the La Porte Road south to Nelson Creek where good color…
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500 Jackson St.
Quincy, CA 95971
530-283-6320
The museum depicts different periods in the county's history and includes historical artifacts, mining and logging displays, a collection of baskets woven by Maidu Indians, and a comprehensive collection of photographs, documents, records and literature.
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Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association
1699 HWY 273, Anderson, CA 96007 | (P) 530-365-7500 | (F) 530-365-1258
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