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Tiger Creek Reservoir

Tiger Creek Reservoir

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Tiger Creek Reservoir, also known as Tiger Creek Afterbay, is popular for fishing and hiking. The elevation is 2,400 feet. Species of fish, rainbow trout,and brown trout. Picnic areas,swimming, hiking, no boats.
 
Open year round. The facility is operated by PG&E.
 
On Tiger Creek Road, approximately 2 miles down, is the first day use area, Tiger Creek Picnic Area with parking lot, BBQ grills,picnic tables, and vault toilet. Continue one-half mile to Tiger Creek Powerhouse and afterbay. Here is the next day use area.with a public parking lot, 2 picnic units, and a vault toilet.
 
Directions: East on Highway 88 from Jackson for 18 miles and then turn onto Tiger Creek Road. It's 2½ miles to the afterbay.
 
Tiger Creek Afterbay
Tiger Creek Road
Pioneer, CA  95666
 
Latitude. 38.4417°, Longitude. -120.5042°
916-386-5164