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McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park

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Address: Highway 89, Burney, CA, Burney, CA
Phone Number: 530-335-2777
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Activities: Camping, Fishing, Hiking
Description: Popular hiking, camping and fishing park.

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We stopped by the falls on our way to Oregon, and it was worth it. The falls are so beautiful. Going down to the bottom of the falls is cool, but getting back to the top is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Compton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We stopped by the falls on our way to Oregon, and it was worth it. The falls are so beautiful. Going down to the bottom of the falls is cool, but getting back to the top is a workout. Best falls I have seen so far.

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Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We were just passing through and saw the signs for Burney Falls. It was only a few miles out of our way but the falls and walk through the woods made it well worth our visit.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I visited the park while on a motorcycle trip and enjoyed the respite. The falls are beautiful and there were several walking trails leading down to a lake. The park had good restroom facilities and the grounds were very nice. Highly recommended.

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Upland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

A large stream plunges off of a 129 ft. cliff in a double falls, while between these and on either side are many smaller springs flowing out of the rock wall part of the way down the cliff, creating a wide falls unlike any I have ever seen. My understanding is that It flows all year because of the springs.... More 

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Hartsburg, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Beautiful walk around the falls, clean, friendly people in the shop. It was $8 per car to get in, but well worth it. A place to get away, we didn't check out the campgrounds though.

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San Jose
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Burney Falls is the best falls I've seen so far here in California. Lots of water, so blue and refreshing.

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Mission, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This was a quick stop on our way from Redwood to Lassen Volcanic National Park. It was worth the slight detour as it was the best waterfall we saw. There was so much more water than the falls we saw in Yosemite, even this year with the drought and lack of snow. We weren't sure what to expect but were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

The walk down to the falls was easy and the water refreshingly cold on a hot day. Good spot to cool off for a short (30 min) stop on our way to McCloud Falls.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Although the McArthur Burney Falls are not widely renown, still crowds of people come to visit almost every day and with good reason. The falls are truly a beautiful sight to behold. Ours was a 4+ hours drive so we started early and arrived just after 10am, so we were able to enjoy the falls without the crowds save two... More 

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Torrance, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It didn't seem to matter that we are in a severe drought, the falls were flowing. You have choices as to view the falls from above, or walk down the paved path to the bottom, or stop at various viewing spots on the way down. There are also hiking trails and a museum, all worth a day trip to enjoy.

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Address: Highway 89, Burney, CA, Burney, CA
Phone Number: 530-335-2777
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burney

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