Canyon Dam Boat Launch Frozen Over

Extreme cold temperatures at Lake Almanor freeze the water around the Canyon Dam boat launch. The Lassen National Forest says that getting boats into the lake is impossible with significant ice around the launch.However, if you enjoy the cold and bank fishing is possible... Read More.

Canyon Dam Boat Launch

Canyon Dam Boat Launch is open but there are currently ice conditions. Please use caution if you choose to launch your boat at the site.

Expect Slowdowns Between Canyon Dam and Greenville

A slowdown is coming your way on Highway 89. Expect up to 15-minute delays between Canyon Dam and Greenville from traffic controls. PG&E will be resuming work in the area for the Dixie Fire aftermath clean-up.  More details will be provided on... Read More.

Reminder: Canyon Dam Boat Launch Closed For Repairs

No launching your boat from the Canyon dam boat ramp today and tomorrow. The ramp will be CLOSED for repairs.Dock bumpers will be replaced and non-slip paint will be applied to the dock. The day-use area and the Lake Almanor... Read More.

PG&E Closes Canyon Dam Day Use Area Through Summer

PG&E will close its Canyon Dam Day use area, a popular recreation site for many locals and visitors for the majority of the summer. PG&E will be completing some maintenance on a water channel at the bottom of Canyon Dam. They will have to... Read More.

Canyon Dam Maintenance

QUINCY, Calif.— Pacific Gas and Electric Company will perform maintenance on a water channel at the bottom of Canyon Dam this summer. While the work is underway, PG&E’s Canyon Dam Day-Use Area will be closed and PG&E’s contractor will use a pipe bypass system... Read More.