Perseid Meteor Shower Party at Brandy Creek Beach

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, in partnership with the Shasta Astronomy Club, will be holding a special star party to view the Perseid Meteor Shower on Friday, August 14, 2015. Several very knowledgeable and passionate amateur astronomers will be displaying meteorites… Continue Reading

Painting Demonstration with Artist-in-Residence Judith Frost

  Whiskeytown National Recreation Area is pleased to announce a plein air painting demonstration by current Artist-in-Residence Judith Frost.  Join Ms. Frost at Brandy Creek Beach and learn to see Whiskeytown in new ways through art.  The demonstration will be… Continue Reading

Brandy Creek Swim Program for Children

The lifeguard staff at Brandy Creek Beach will provide free basic swimming and water safety instruction for children ages four through 12. The 20-minute long classes are first-come first-serve and limited to 10 participants for each class. The class times… Continue Reading

Tips to Enjoy the Busiest Weekend of the Year at Whiskeytown Lake

The Fourth of July weekend is one of the busiest weekends and days of the year at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. Most popular park areas will fill up quickly with park visitors and parking will be limited. The use or… Continue Reading