Bucks Lake Map
Bucks Lake Map Wilderness Map USDA
Map Scale = 2″ to 1 mile; Printed on paper in 1990.
Available at Plumas Ranger Station, Quincy, CA
Bucks Lake Wilderness @ Bucks Lake
Northern Sierra Nevada mountains
East of Oroville, CA
West of Quincy, CA
Plumas National Forest
South of Mount Lassen, deep in the forests west of Quincy & Meadow Valley, lies a few small alpine lakes in and around the bigger Bucks Lake, a resort cabin community with dining, overnight lodging, cabin rentals, RV and tent campgrounds. Indian Rock is a popular DAY USE beach along the west shoreline.
Wilderness hiking trails climb to peaks and lakes at higher elevations.
Topo maps are perfect for a day hike reference or extended backpacking adventures. Pacific Crest Trail access. Bucks Lake has numerous developed campgrounds, smaller lakes and many miles of trails to explore.
Silver Lake has a small campground accessed via dirt road.
Trails Illustrated Map from National Geographic. Sierra Buttes, Donner Pass in Tahoe National Forest map #805. Lakes Basin Map, Mount Rose Wilderness, Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), Jackson Meadows, Stampede Reservoir, Truckee Backcountry Mountains, Hiking Trails, Trail Milage. Interstate 80 California. High country map. Many roads and trails to explore. 2-sided map. Very detailed & colorful. Waterproof Plastic Map; Tear Resistant. GPS data. Scale = 1:63,360 ISBN#9781566953818
Lakes Basin Recreation Area Map USDA
Plumas Eureka State Park
The NFS Map & Recreation Guide covers the Sierra Buttes as well.
North of Gold Country, the granite spires tower above the North Yuba River. Sierraville, Sierra City and Downieville, the mountain bike mecca of the Northern Sierra Nevada. Plumas-Eureka SP is also featured on this particular map. This region is river & lakes, high country up here, with the Lakes Basin Recreation Area (only accessible for half the year, due to snow pack).
Lakes Basin California
Gold Lake California
Lakes Basin Map
Sierra City, Sierra Buttes, Lakes Basin Recreation Area, North Yuba River
Lakes Basin Recreation Area
Lakes Basin Loop / Gold Lake / Sierra Buttes / Plumas Eureka SP
Lakes Basin-Sierra Buttes & Plumas Eureka State Park Map (Part of Tahoe NF & Plumas NF ) Usually only found at Ranger Stations – Hard to find maps. Printed on paper in 2013. ISBN# 9781628114003
Sardine Lake, California
see also –
Sierra Buttes Map by NatGeo
Gold Lake Highway closes annually for winter, due to deep snow. Winter recreation include cross country skiing, snowmobiling and snow shoeing. Campgrounds are only open a few months during the summer.
Lakes Basin and Gold Lake is located in Northern Gold Rush Country on the border of Plumas National Forest and Tahoe National Forest