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The Feather River Canyon (East Branch of the North Fork to be precise) run thru this Northern Sierra canyon of Hwy 70. Twain California, also known as Twain City, CA is not to be confused with the more Southern Sierra town of Twain Harte - in the Historic Gold Country. This Twain is located near Quincy with prime fishing, hiking and camping.
elevation: 2800'
population: 87
zip code: 95984


mountain river canyon & railroad

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Plumas County
W of Quincy
on Hwy 70



  • backpacking
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • river rafting
  • kayaking
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Plumas National Forest
  • Lassen National Forest
  • Lake Almanor
  • Feather River
  • Lassen National Park
  • Lakes Basin Recreation Area
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness
  • description:
    The small mountain community of Twain CA is just a few building along the river & highway; Densely forested w/ railroad tracks and private homes in the hills. RV park, post office & general store serve this locale. Feather River Hot Springs located nearby. Railroad runs the length of the canyon, so expect noises, as well as nature. This is a major trucking route, so you will hear some traffic if camping near here.

    nearby towns:
    Lake Almanor
    Belden Town
    Bucks Lake
    Round Valley (Plumas)
    local links:

    Twain Resort
    130 Twain Store Road, Twain CA 95984

    Plumas News
    Feather River Hot Springs
    Feather River California
    Wildfire 2021: Dixie Fire

    Twain General Store
    Total Escape California Camping


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