Clay Pit State Vehicular Recreation Area

Clay Pit State Vehicular Recreation Area

Latitude, Longitude: 39.484899, -121.614017

This off road area provides good beginner terrain for off-road enthusiasts. The clay used to build Lake Oroville was taken from the Feather River Valley, three miles west of Oroville. The resulting depression a large shallow pit ringed with low hills is the site of this 220-acres recreation area. It is a motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle, and dune buggy use area. There is also a rifle range.

Directions

From Highway 70, west on Oroville Dam Boulevard (Highway 162), two miles south on Larkin Road, to entrance.