California Points of Interest

Hog Lake

Hog Lake is a shallow, seasonal lake located in the Mill-Big Chico watershed of northern California. The lake is a popular destination for birdwatching, fishing, and hiking, as it offers a variety of unique wildlife and scenic views. The lake is home to a variety of waterfowl, including ducks, geese, and pelicans, as well as bald eagles and other raptors. Visitors can also observe a variety of mammals, including deer, coyotes, and beavers, as well as a variety of reptiles and amphibians. In addition to its natural beauty, Hog Lake is also an important habitat for a variety of plant species, including native grasses, wildflowers, and various aquatic plants.

The lake is easily accessible by car, with parking available at several locations around the lake. Visitors can explore the area by hiking along the lake's shoreline, or by kayaking or canoeing on the lake itself. The area is also home to several picnic areas and campsites, making it a popular spot for family outings and weekend getaways. With its diverse wildlife and scenic views, Hog Lake is a must-see destination for anyone interested in exploring the natural beauty of northern California. Get driving directions.

Points of Interest
Bumpass Hell
Bumpass Hell Trail Viewpoint
Diamond Point
Grand View
Hog Lake
Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center
Little Hot Springs Overlook
Road Summit 8,511 ft
Sulphur Works
Windy Point

Nearby Camping
Location Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Sycamore Grove 30 268 ft