McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park, Burney

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McArthur–Burney Falls Memorial State Park is the second oldest state park in the California State Parks system, located approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) north of Burney, California. The park offers camping, fishing, watersports, hiking and horseback riding facilities. The park is mainly known for the waterfall, Burney Falls, at the entrance of the park. Wildlife in the park includes bass, trout, Steller's jay, squirrels, woodpeckers, deer, and on rare occasion, black bear.

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  • We had stopped at Burney Falls a few years ago and decided to stop again since we were close by. Our first visit was in the summer and we found the park to be somewhat crowded but manageable. This.....  more »
  • Worth seeing. Waterfall runs year round, fascinating origin. No dogs. Go early. Take the loop hike - uphill, but not strenuous.  more »
  • Burney Falls is absolutely spectacular--probably the most beautiful waterfall in California. We went on a July weekday in the late afternoon, and while there were a good number of people there...  more »

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