Big Balloon Weekend Returns to Modoc County

Every September the people of Modoc County celebrate their privileged existence out off the edge of the map with a multi-event festival. This festival takes off Saturday, September 17 with the breathtaking sunrise launch of hot air balloons that drift… Continue Reading


Birds and Balloons over Alturas

The northeast corner of California has many surprises for those who venture out beyond Burney, way beyond, to the high plateau country of Modoc County, where September brings a celebration of the abundance of wildlife and open country in an extraordinary way. Continue Reading