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Great Vaction

Many of your lakes in Northern California are within the Shata Trinity National Forest. Many... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2012
seas2sea
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Cottonwood
Alpine View Camping

I would have given five stars if campfires were allowed. I get that the fire danger is currently... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2012
cartoonrckr
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san diego, ca
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21 Oct 2012
“Great Vaction”
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17,000-acre lake at the eastern foot of the Trinity Alps.
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Reviewed July 31, 2014

It broke my heart to see the water down 40 or 50 feet. It is such a pristine area with clear water. I hope we can reverse global warming.

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed October 21, 2012

Many of your lakes in Northern California are within the Shata Trinity National Forest. Many wonders and beauty to be see and explored. Hike a short distance or for days, fishing, boating, photos, stories to write and tell. Friendly people and amazing place in all...More

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank seas2sea
Reviewed September 9, 2012

I would have given five stars if campfires were allowed. I get that the fire danger is currently at extreme level, but it's so mocking to camp in a nice site with a great looking fire pit and not even get to use it! I...More

Date of experience: September 2012
3  Thank cartoonrckr
Reviewed August 27, 2012

There are some monster trout and if you can handle the freeze swimming! It is tucked back off the road and is less traveled but super fun to have lunch and fish/swim/camp...it can be very refreashing.

Date of experience: June 2012
2  Thank Donna H
Reviewed August 21, 2012

Haven't been there in years due to the fact that we always frequent Shasta Lake since it's 2 1/2 miles from home. Trinity was a nice, wide open lake. Good fishing usually, but crawling up Buckhorn Summit to get there pulling a boat is a...More

1  Thank cemoosemama
Reviewed February 18, 2012

Incredible views of the Trinity Alps, great campgrounds and water.

Thank debracN747XH
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