- 1 Can you swim in Potem Falls?
- 2 Can you hike to Pit River Falls?
- 3 What city is Potem Falls in?
- 4 How long is Burney Falls hike?
- 5 How do I get to Potem Falls?
- 6 How do I get to Mossbrae Falls?
- 7 How do you get to Faery falls?
- 8 Are dogs allowed at Potem Falls?
- 9 How high is McCloud Lower Falls?
- 10 How cold is Burney Falls Water?
- 11 Is the McCloud River open?
Can you swim in Potem Falls?
But when it comes to waterfalls and swimming holes, none are more blissful than Potem Falls. Located near Montgomery Creek, CA off of Hwy 299, Potem Falls is a 70 foot waterfall on the Pit River arm of Shasta Lake. For good reasons, it has become a popular weekend swim spot in recent years.
Can you hike to Pit River Falls?
Pit River Falls is easily one of the most underrated waterfalls in NorCal, most likely due to the fact that the hike to see it isn’t easy. So a more matter-of-fact way to get to the falls is to kayak to it.
What city is Potem Falls in?
Potem Falls resides in the Shasta -Trinity National Forest near Redding and Burney in Shasta County, California. It is administered by the USDA Forest Service.
How long is Burney Falls hike?
Burney Falls Loop Trail is a 1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Cassel, California that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Horses are also able to use this trail. There is a fee per car for entry.
How do I get to Potem Falls?
To get to Potem Falls you need to find an easy to miss road called Fenders Ferry Rd between Round Mountain and Montgomery Creek. After 3.5 miles, Fenders Ferry Rd will turn to a well maintained dirt road passable in most passenger cars. You now have 5.7 miles to go to the unmarked trail head.
How do I get to Mossbrae Falls?
Go to the north end of Dunsmuir Avenue, near Scarlet Way. Find a place to park. Once you get on foot, your trip to Mossbrae Falls is about 1.2 miles. The first street you walk down is Scarlet Way, which is located in the Shasta Retreat.
How do you get to Faery falls?
Reach Faery Falls by continuing up the road past the ruins of Ney Springs Resort. The road gets a bit steeper, but press on another 0.15 miles (0.63 miles from the start) until you see an unmarked trail breaking off to the left. Take it to reach Faery Falls.
Are dogs allowed at Potem Falls?
Potem Falls Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Montgomery Creek, California that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
How high is McCloud Lower Falls?
The Lower Falls is stocked by the California Department Fish and Wildlife during fishing season and many of the McCloud’s tributaries are the home of Redband Trout. The 15′ tall Lower falls is also an incredibly fun place to take a dip.
How cold is Burney Falls Water?
McArthur-Burney Falls The water temperature, even on hot summer days is always about 42 degrees Fahrenheit. The 129 foot high waterfall cascades into an almost iridescent pool underneath.
Is the McCloud River open?
The McCloud River Loop is open. Fowlers opens May 1-14 FCFS, May 15-Nov 01 for reservations.