California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Silver Creek Wildlife Area - Lassen County

Deer Hunting Allowed Wildlife Viewing Quail Hunting Allowed Fishing Allowed
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Location: Lassen County - south of Eagleville on the southeast side of the Warner Mountains.

Phone Number: (530) 225-2300

Map: Directional Map

Special Restrictions: Camping is not allowed

Access: From Highway 299 at Cedarville, take Surprise Valley Road south to Patterson Hill Road; turn right at Patterson Hill Road to the Wildlife Area.

Description: This Wildlife Area is 2,010 acres of sloping to steep terrain. It is a mix of habitat types including mixed conifer, sagebrush, meadow and riparian. This variety supports numerous species of fish and wildlife.

Recreational Use: Type C Wildlife Area

  • Fishing, birdwatching and wildlife viewing are permitted. Among the species that can be viewed here are golden and bald eagle, prairie falcon, waterfowl, and mountain lion.

Hunting: deer, pronghorn, rabbit, quail, and dove permitted during open seasons

Facilities: None

PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.


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