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The most deadly and destructive wildfire in California history ripped through "The Ridge" on NOV 8, 2018 forcing thousands to flee. The wind whipped flames literally destroyed the whole town and this historic covered bridge pictured above (Honey Run Bridge). Rebuilding is slow and ongoing.
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elevation: 1708' population: 4,600 zip code: 95969


pine trees atop of a volcanic ridgeline

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Butte County
E of Chico
on Hwy. 191



  • backpacking
  • biking
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • mountain biking
  • wineries
  • Gold Nugget Museum
  • Honey Run Covered Bridge
  • houseboats
  • pioneer cemeteries
  • swimming holes
  • golfing
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Billie Park
  • Plumas National Forest
  • Lake Oroville
  • Lassen National Forest
  • Concow Reservoir
  • Feather River
  • Dogtown Nugget Discovery Site
  • Gold Nugget Museum
  • paradise campgrounds

    Lake Oroville SRA Campgrounds
    Elam Campground Lassen
    Hallsted Campground Hwy 70
    Lake Almanor
    Bucks Lake Campgrounds
    Gurnsey Creek Campground
    Potato Patch Campground
    Butte Meadows Campground

    tent camping

    Volcanic foothills, minimal residential (2020). Auto services, restaurants. Pine forest w/ river ranches, remote cabins, and forest homes. Rivers and creeks, swimming holes, hiking trails and private time in secluded canyons. Off the beaten path, up the hill from busy downtown Chico.

    nearby towns:
    Berry Creek
    Stirling City
    Butte Meadows
    local links:

    Town of Paradise
    5555 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

    Pinecrest Mobile Home Park
    Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce
    Burnt Barn Distilling Company
    Paradise Ice Skating Rink
    Holiday Market
    Johnny Appleseed Days
    Crossfire Tree Care
    Paradise Airport
    Paradise Performing Arts Center
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