Burney McArthur Falls Memorial State Park
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The Burney McArthur Falls Park is has many exciting things for the family campers to do. The park has the Pacific Crest Trail meandering through the park crossing Burney Creek above the falls. It has the Great Shasta Rail Trail less than a mile away. Take the Pacific Crest Trail to get to The Great Shasta Rail Trail. Both of trails are great hiking going forever through the endless forest by streams and rivers, through mountains and passes. Be sure to check with local rangers on trail status.
Burney McArthur Falls with its year round 129-foot Burney Falls, and how it happens, is a story to be told. This has been called the 8th wonder of the World. Starting with Burney Creek originating many miles away, is dry most summers, yet the falls still has millions of gallons a day spilling over. This water falls is feed by springs just above the falls upstream a few hundred yards. These springs are near Burney Falls Trailer Resort and within Park boundaries.
Burney Falls – 8th wonder of the World Youtube Video
Article and Video by: VR in Redding, CA
Published on Oct 23, 2013
Hailed the 8th Wonder of the World by President Theodore Roosevelt Burney Falls cascades into a beautiful bassin from a height of 129ft and is easily viewed from an outlook point and accessible by well maintained path. While at Burney Falls, bring a picnic and enjoy the picnic grounds, camp at nearby campsites, or tour nearby Lassen National Park.
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Burney Falls Park has much to do inside the park too. Lake Britton is a large reservoir lake that has fiords that go for miles into the forest valleys and is also home of Pit River and Hat Creek waters. Fishing and boating are big in this park and on Lake Britton. The park has many trails for short hikes and even a grave yard. And if you are into long hikes, biking, or horse back riding. They have stables and longest trails on west coast, the Pacific Crest Trail and The Great Shasta Rail Trail . Each of these trails go many miles both directions from the park. And we must speak to ATVing. Literally hundreds of miles of forest trails. Be sure to check in with the Forest Service before adventuring out. You can be many miles into nowhere quickly here. Be prepared.
Burney McArthur Falls, is the 8th wonder of the world and if you need a full service campground go to Burney Falls Trailer Resort and reserve a space for your RV or Trailer today. We have the best rates around.
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