Sacramento River
A Guide to Recreation and Public Access
Keswick Dam
Access Site Details
Rivermile: 302
Owner: Bureau of Reclamation Northern CA Office (530)276-2031
City: Redding
County: Shasta
Ownership: Public
Public Access: yes
Location: Click Here
Related Website: Click Here
Access Via: Public road
Fishing Regulations: Click Here
Fishing Supplement: Click Here
Activities Available
• Motor Boating
• Kayaking/Canoeing
• Fishing
• Hunting
• Swimming
• Tubing
• Birding
• Photography
• Nature Observation
• Nature Walk
• Hiking
Facilities Available
Parking
• Paved Lot
Boating Facilities
• Boat Ramp(s)
Pedestrian Access
• Paved Walkways
• Trails
Picnic Facilities
• Picnic Table(s)
Location Description
9 miles downstream from Shasta Dam
Site Description
Keswick Dam and reservoir are features of the Central Valley Project-Shasta/Trinity River Divisions. The dam has fish trapping facilities in conjunction with the Coleman Fish Hatchery, 25 miles downstream on Battle Creek. Trapped fish are transported to the fish hatchery. Fly fishing, spin and bait fishing, boat launch on the south end of the reservoir. Excellent shore access on the west. Open all year, no entrance fee.
Access Description
Keswick Dam Rd, from Iron Mountain Rd. six miles east of Highway 299
Facility Signage
• Entrance
• Directional
• Facility Rules
• Services