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The Trinity Alps is renowned for it pristine wilderness and scenic byways.  In addition many recreation opportunities exist from river rafting to gold panning.  Here are some popular things to do while visiting the area.

River Rafting:
Bigfoot Rafting 800-722-2223

Daily trips on the WILD and scenic Trinity River.

Trinity River Rafting  800-307-4837
A sparkling clear river flowing out of the majestic Trinity Alps, this uncrowded wild and scenic river provides exciting, splashy rafting throughout the entire summer.  The water is challenging and fun, but not overpowering for beginners and intermediate rafters.  Big holes, hot weather and exciting rapids make for an unforgettable day.

Wine Tasting:
Alpen Cellars Winery - This renowned small family-operated winery, here in Trinity County produces numerous award-winning wine and is just a short drive from the Resort.  A favorite activity we highly recommend while staying at Carrville.

The Trinity Alps Wilderness is the Nations fifth largest designated wilderness encompassing 525,000 acres.  Over 500 miles of hiking trails provides nearly endless hiking possibilities to mountain lakes, spring fed streams and waterfalls, majestic forest and historic gold mining structures.
CLICK HERE for some of our favorite day hikes. 

Forest Service Trail Condition Report  TRIITY ALPS WILDERNESS TRAIL REPORT

The area offers an excellent fishing experience from river and streams to one of California's largest lakes.  Trout, bass, steelhead, salmon, bluegill and crappie are found in nearby waters.

Gold Panning
Stream placers can still experience gold fever by panning in nearby rivers and streams.

Mountain Biking and Cycling
The area supports excellent cycling for enthusiasts of all ages.

The Scott Museum in Trinity Center and t
he Jake Jackson Museum in Weaverville preserves the areas rich history.

Water Sports
Nearby Trinity Lake is one of California's best recreation lakes.  Trinity Lakes Marina at Cedar Stock has personal watercrafts, fishing boats, deck boats, fishing boats and houseboats for rent.  Trinity Lakes Marina 530 286-2225

Scenic Drives
Carrville is located along the Trinity Scenic Byway (a self guided tour known as one of the most beautiful drives in Northern California).

Horseback Riding
Nearby Coffee Creek Ranch offer a variety of rides including Breakfast and Picnic rides.  CoffeeCreekRanch