Great Wintertime Activities in Plumas County
Posted by sellingplumascounty on December 9th, 2014
Take advantage of the natural beauty, the great outdoors, the local culture, and more! There's skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, and much more to be found when you go on vacation in Northern California’s beautiful Plumas County.
Here are some of the great things that you can do while vacationing in Plumas County:
Coppervale Ski Hill:?
Come to the Coppervale Ski Hill, located west of Susanville and 19 miles from Chester. There are ski trails for all levels of skiers, as well as bowl, face and a new terrain park, perfect for skiers or snowboarders. Plus, you can also enjoy cross country skiing through the beautiful forest wilderness.
This is a historic skiing area owned by the Plumas Ski Club, which is found in Plumas-Eureka State Park near the city of Johnsville. It is thought to be the first American ski lift.The company is now building a new chairlift, and there is also a lodge that has a café, restrooms, and more (including longboard activities).
Snowmobiling in Plumas:
Many people enjoy riding snowmobiles through Plumas County, so they can race around on frozen lakes or up a mountain, or cruise the majestic forests for an afternoon. Plus, snowmobilers can head to Lakes Basin Recreation Area or choose to go to Buck’s Lake, or La Porte, or perhaps the Butte Meadows – all of these are in the area, and have lots for tourists to do.
Winter Vacation Rentals near Lake Almanor:
If you want to stay a few days, there are vacation rentals near Lake Almanor where visitors can stay for a night – or two, or three, or however long they wish. There is plenty to do along the 52 miles of Lake Almanor shoreline, from sightseeing in the Lassen National Forest to camping out in the Caribou Wilderness area, which features more than 300 camping sites.
All in all, both campers and day visitors alike will have fun no matter where they go in Plumas County, as they visit Lake Almanor or go skiing at one of the ski hills, or just go wildlife watching and take pictures. Come to Plumas County and have the time of your life! You’ll be glad you made it your vacation choice.
About the Company:
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