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Inks Creek Point
in-and-back

SHORT HIKE


4.0 miles  350' elevation gain

best season: 
Nov-Apr
but not if snow below:
1,000'
 


1:00 drive

dogs welcome


A short hike through grassy hills to the Sacramento River, and then up to a fine view at Inks Creek Point.

 You can see Lassen Peak in the distance, and the great bends on the Sacramento River below you. 

May see Tundra Swans, Snow Geese, Great White Egrets, and other waterbirds.  Western Meadowlarks, especially in Spring.

Look for otters in the River.

Some wildflowers, especially in March and early April.

The short trail segment up to the Point is hard to see, but just look for an old metal pipe post.

Overgrows with prickly grasses by mid May.
 


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