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TrainSpotting 12, June 3-5, 2022

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TrainSpotting 12, June 3-5, 2022

Time: June 3, 2022 to June 5, 2022
Location: Hallsted Campground, Twain, Plumas County, CA
Street: Highway 70 Feather River Canyon
City/Town: Twain
Website or Map: https://www.recreation.gov/ca…
Event Type: group, campout
Organized By: westywoman
Latest Activity: 1 hour ago

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Event Description

The Historic Feather River Railroad route runs on the opposite side of the river from the campground. Trains climb and descend the grade at all hours-you will be falling asleep to the rumble of the diesel engines and the squeal of steel wheels on the tracks. If you have never driven through the Feather River Canyon, it is a real treat! The weather can be variable in June.

For information on the Hallsted campground, the recreation.gov link is below:

https://www.recreation.gov/camping/hallsted/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=70560

100 FREE things to do in Plumas County:

http://plumascounty.org/documents/100_things_plumas.pdf

Those looking for hot springs can find them a couple miles up the road. Formerly known as "Woody's", the Feather River Hot Springs are now associated with an RV park and cabins. I think you need to call to make a reservation.

www.featherriverhotsprings.com

The Twain Store is walking distance from the campground and has ice, ice cream, deli items, breakfast and lunch, beer and much more.

Twain Store & RV Park

The camp host will have firewood for sale.

You can tour the Seven Wonders of the Railroad World in Plumas County:

http://www.plumascounty.org/Trains-railroads-railfanningC

Comment Wall

Comment by KampnKing on February 6, 2022 at 9:01pm

I'm in Site 10 this time. 

Looking forward to seeing you all in a few months. 

Cya,

Kampnking

Comment by Scott & Karla on February 22, 2022 at 9:04am

We're in spot 12.

Comment by westywoman on February 22, 2022 at 10:04am

7- Laura

10- KampnKing

11- Ann

12- Scott & Karla

13- Joel

15- John/share

16- Melissa

19- Kris

20- Corey & Joe

Comment by westywoman on April 28, 2022 at 9:34am

As of today, sites 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 and 8 are still available to reserve.

Comment by westywoman on April 28, 2022 at 9:35am

7- Laura

10- KampnKing

11- Ann

12- Scott & Karla

13- Joel

14-Don, Kurt & Stephan

15- John/share

16- Melissa

19- Kris

20- Corey & Joe

Comment by Kris Hansen on May 3, 2022 at 8:18pm

Unfortunately due to some family issues, I won't be able to attend.  If someone here would like #19...with electricity... please let me know.  Otherwise I'll kick it back in the reservation pool.

Have fun!!

Comment by John LaTorre on May 4, 2022 at 10:23am

Haven't heard from the Marlows... are they going to be there?

Comment by Blake on May 10, 2022 at 6:25am

Blake and Erin are in site #3.

Comment by westywoman on Sunday

For those of you that haven't been to Hallsted Campground in the last few years, you should know that the Twain Store has really stepped up its food game. Breakfast lunch and dinner are available and it is an easy 1/4 mile walk from our campground. They also have staples like ice and beer, of course. Check out the menu and bring your appetite! Twain Store Menu

Comment by westywoman on Monday

Sites 1, 6, 7, and 8 are still available as of today. #19, Kris' old site is reserved for June 3 only.

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