CROCKER GUARD STATION

Type: Camping – Blairsden CA Phone: 530-836-2575 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Crocker Guard Station was built in 1912 as a home for Forest Service personnel, and was later staffed as a fire station until the 1980s. The historic Crocker Guard Station is located ten miles northeast of Portola, California, at an elevation of 5,700 feet. Visitors will experience the beautiful solitude of the […]

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BLACK MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT

Type: Camping – Blairsden CA Phone: (530) 836-2575 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Black Mountain Lookout is located on the eastern edge of the Beckwourth Ranger District, 10 miles from Highway 395, near Milford, California. The lookout was constructed in 1934 and is a great example of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) architecture. The C-3-type lookout is situated on a single story 10 foot tower […]

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