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Access Via: Public road
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Twenty-five miles south of Dunsmuir off of Interstate 5.
This access site usually provides privacy. Not much parking and there is a 1/4 mile walk from the road. There is a sandy beach at the river and some interesting rock formations. The area is private land but the site is a known river access spot and is sponsored by the Cantara Trustee Council and the United States Forest Service.
Part of the Klamath Mountain Geological Province.
Willow shrubs, canyon live oak, douglas fir, black oak, ponderosa pine. Rainbow trout are the predominant species of fish but there are some brown trout as well.
Take LaMoine exit off I-5. Going northbound go straight. Going southbound turn right at the stop sign and then go straight. Take first left. Cross Slate Creek on bridge, and drive 200 yards and park at top of hill with steep road leading off left towards river. Walk 300 yards down 4 wheel drive road, cross tracks and look for trail to swimming hole.