Goosenest Ranger District

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Summer or Winter the Goosenest Ranger District provides opportunities for many types of recreation. Deer Mountain and Four Corners snowmobile parks provide 135 miles of groomed snowmobile trails which are part of a 250 mile network the reaches into the western half of the Modoc National Forest and the northern part of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: District Office open Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
Open Season: January
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only.
Closest Towns: Macdoel
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information


From I-5 at Weed, CA travel northeast on State Hwy 97 approx 36 miles to the office on the left.


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Dispersed Camping

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Group Camping

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RV Camping

Areas for RV Camping at Goosenest Ranger District

Campground Camping

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Other Activities

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Outdoor Learning

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Scenic Driving

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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