Pine Creek Wildlife Area - Modoc Countylast updated: July 2013
  • Modoc County - 6 miles southeast of Alturas off Highway 395
  • Phone Number: (530) 225-2300
  • Highway 395 south of Alturas to Parker Creek Road (County Road 56) to County Road 56, to Pine Creek Boulevard.
 Special Restrictions:
  • No camping is allowed.
  • This 2,009 acre Wildlife Area includes a 25 acre reservoir. The habitat supports wild trout and is also stocked with hatchery raised trout. This area is critical deer and antelope winter range.
Recreational Use:
  • Type C Wildlife Area
  • Trout fishing, birdwatching, and wildlife viewing are permitted. This area provides opportunities for viewing bald and golden eagles, Swainson's hawk, prairie falcon, grouse, and sandhill crane. Many songbirds use this area for nesting seasonally.
  • Deer, pronghorn, rabbit, quail, and dove are allowed during those seasons.
  • Wheelchair access
  • Restrooms
  • Fishing platform.
PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.  
  • Field Office
    • 619 Second Street
    • Eureka, CA 95501
    • (707) 445-6493
    • FAX: (707) 445-6664

Contact Pine Creek Wildlife Area - Modoc County

Contact Pine Creek Wildlife Area - Modoc County

Neil Manji
Regional Manager - Northern Region
601 Locust Street
Redding, California  96001
Phone: (530) 225-2300
Fax: (530) 225-2055


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Modoc County, California

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