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Bucks Lake Recreation Area, CA

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Bucks Lake Recreation Area

Bucks Lake is located 17 miles southwest of Quincy.  The area offers year-round recreation opportunities, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts.

Address

CA

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Directions

Getting there
From downtown Quincy,  take the Bucks Lake Rd. for 17 miles. From Oroville, you have the choice of two alternate routes. You can either  take Hwy 70 east through the Feather River Canyon to Quincy and then follow the Bucks Lake Rd. to the lake. Or, from Oroville, take Oroville Dam Blvd., turn right on Olive/ Hwy 162 and follow it to the lake. This route is only open during the summer months after the road is plowed. Call ahead for road status.
 

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • BIKING BIKING
  • BOATING BOATING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSE CAMPING HORSE CAMPING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • RECREATIONAL VEHICLES RECREATIONAL VEHICLES
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
  • VISITOR CENTER VISITOR CENTER
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
  • WINTER SPORTS WINTER SPORTS
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