Bridge Flat River Access

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

A pullout and short trail to a large pool under the bridge. This is a popular put in for river rafters and a favorite swimming hole during the summer months. It is adjacent to a small campground and there is a phone on site.

At a Glance

Fees No fee
Permit Info: A current California Campfire Permit is required to use a camp stove, barbecue or have a campfire. Local fire restrictions supersede the campfire permit. Inquire at the Ranger Station before having a fire.
Open Season: January
Closest Towns: Fort Jones 19 miles
Water: None
Restroom: Vault toilets at the campground
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Fort Jones travel northeast on Scott River Road approx 19 miles to Bridge Flat River Access on your right.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

Show detail SHOW

Water Activities

Hide detail HIDE

Boating - Non-Motorized

Adjacent to the Bridge Flat Campground access to the Scott river here is by hiking and carrying boats down a short trail to a large pool under the bridge.
Class of rapidsWater level, flow and class of rapids can change seasonally. Contact the District Office in advance for information on rapids.
Type of CraftAll portable boats capable of being carried.
Water/Flow LevelWater flow in creeks and rivers fluctuate with seasons, rainfall and snow pack.
Launch RampsNone
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Swimming

Swimming, wading and water play off the gravel bar on the Scott River.
Water TemperatureWater temperature fluctuates with seasons, flow level and water depth.
Clothing RequirementsSwimming attire required.
Water/Flow LevelWater flow in creeks and rivers fluctuate with seasons, rainfall and snow pack.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Tubing

Tubing, wading and water play off the gravel bar on the Scott River. BEWARE: Currents can carry tubes downstream very quickly!
Water/Flow LevelWater flow in creeks and rivers fluctuate with seasons, rainfall and snow pack.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.65049471

  Longitude : 
-123.1136106

 



https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/klamath/null/recarea/?recid=13140&actid=82