Class III-IV Clear Creek, CA

Whiskeytown to Above Clear Creek Gorge (Whiskeytown Dam to Above Clear Creek Gorge)

Excellent boating with whitewater opportunity beginning at Whiskeytown NPS boundary to Sacramento River, white water at the start to flat water at the bottom.

Two BLM-managed sections. Class V+ section through gorge - deadly. Portage available to avoid. Whitewater III/IV above gorge and Class II below gorge. (BLM)

Section Details

Trip Length Partial Day
Fishing Yes
Camping No
Permit No
Manager Bureau of Land Management, Redding Field Office
Wild & Scenic No
Water Trail No
Partner Information
Description American Whitewater