Area Status: Open

Ashpan is open for the season.

Snowmobile staging area for the Ashpan Groomed Snowmobile System.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Ashpan Groomed Snowmobile System is open for the season.
Operational Hours: dawn to dusk
Reservations: N/A
Area Amenities: Toilets, Parking
Fees: No day use fee
Permit Info: State of California Green sticker required.
Open Season: December - April
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: winter
Restrictions: Closed to wheeled vehicles December 13 - March 31.
Water: No
Restroom: open
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Hat Creek Ranger District PO BOX 220 Fall River Mills CA 96028 530-336-5521

General Information


Ten miles south of the junction of state routes 89 and 44 near Old Station, California.


Plenty of parking.



Ashpan is the only managed and groomed snowmobile area on the Hat Creek Ranger District.

Status: Temporarily closed
Status description: Off Season


Toilets: vault

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
Approximatly 50 miles of groomed trails.