The Plumas Backcountry Discovery Trail invites exploration of the remote areas of the Plumas National Forest. The non-paved roads are currently maintained for travel by sport utility vehicles and high clearance vehicles.
Discovery points along this route:
Feather River Byway
Rush Creek, North Fork Feather River, Swiss Mine, Butt Valley Reservoir
No matter what time of year you travel, this scenic route will never disappoint. It has natural beauty and diverse terrain.
Twain RV Park and Campground offers easy access to Back Country Trails. Explore the Back Country on your ATV's or 4WD vehicles and make Twain your Home Base.
Highway 70 - in between Quincy and Lake Almanor always offers spectacular views of trains, tunnels and beautiful byways.
Summer nights in Plumas County NEVER disappoints. Its truly majestic once the sun goes down......
The North Fork Feather River had been incorporated into the hydroelectric project known as the "stairway of power". The Dept. Of Fish and Game now stock the river occasionally and anglers are always welcome.