Is Covid 19 open in Burney Falls?

What is open now? McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park is open for day-use and reservation camping only. To make a reservation for 2021, visit or call 800-444-7275. For more information about camping visit

What do you wear to Burney Falls?

But still, check the weather forecast and always bring a rain jacket and dress in layers as the weather can change quickly. Although half of the trees at Burney Falls are coniferous and provide an evergreen forest year-round, the other half (mostly California black oak) blooms in spring.

How hard is the Burney Falls hike?

It’s an easy one mile hike. The route is a bit muddy and icy during the winter months so definitely go with proper hiking shoes. Burney falls is very beautiful and probably one of the best falls within California.

Can you swim in Burney Falls?

You can go swimming in it. However, we don’t recommend it as the water is very cold (about 42 degrees Fahrenheit), the soil is rocky and slippery, and there’s a slight current according to locals. There are so many cute spots to go sunbathe instead. Burney Falls flows year-round.

Is Burney Falls affected by the fire?

McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park Remains Open to the Public Despite Area Fires.

What is there to do at Burney Falls?

In addition to activities at the Park the immediate area offers golfing, skiing, hunting, boating, fishing, hiking, target shooting, flying and museum visiting.

How long is the trail to Burney Falls?

about 1.2 miles
The Burney Falls Loop Trail is about 1.2 miles in length, rated easy to moderate, with an elevation change of about 160 feet. The trail is packed dirt, and looked well maintained when we visited. The very brief walk (just a few dozen steps) from the parking lot to the Burney Falls Overlook is accessible.

How cold is Burney falls?

The water temperature rarely gets higher than 42 degrees but the pool below the falls is a popular location for catch-and-release fly-fishing.

How cold is Burney falls water?

While Yosemite Falls went dry this week, the 129-foot waterfall at McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park remains one of the prettiest sights across the West. It pumps 100 million gallons of pure, 43-degree spring water every day.

Can you swim in Lake Britton?

Enjoy Lake Britton for swimming, boating, fishing, and water skiing.