Train town in the mountains - NorCal. rivers, fishing, camping, gorgeous forests. Downtown has few shop and cafes. A nice city park w/ swimming and convenient public restrooms, but you'll need to cross the bridge to find 'em.
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E of Quincy
on Hwy 70
parks, forests, rivers & lakes:
High in the northern Sierra Nevada mountains, Portola lies below pine tree lined Lake Davis. Lots of railroad tracks and train history for the Sierra Nevada railways. Portola is the largest town around to get supplies of any kind, including groceries & auto parts. A literal hub of activity for rural residents that live here and a frequent stop for visitors passing through. Portola is the only incorporated city in Plumas County.
City of Portola
35 Third Ave. Portola, CA 96122
Nervino Airport - Beckwourth, CA
Sierra Valley Farms
Western Pacific Rail Museum
Sierra Squeeze Burger
Feather River Food Co-op
Lost and Found Bike Ride
Wildfire 2021: Beckwourth Fire
Wildfire 2021: Dixie Fire