California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Biscar Wildlife Area - Lassen County

Wildlife Viewing Quail Hunting Allowed Waterfowl Hunting Allowed Deer Hunting Allowed
The symbols above are activities permitted on this Wildlife Area. Click for more info.

Location: Lassen County - approximately 35 miles northeast of Susanville.

Phone Number: (530) 254-6808

Map: Directional Map (PDF)

Special Restrictions: Camping is not allowed

Access: From Susanville take Highway 395 north to left on Karlo Rd; travel Karlo Rd. for approximately 20 miles to the wildlife area.

Description: This 548 acres of sagebrush covered uplands within Snowstorm Creek Canyon includes two small reservoirs, Lower Biscar and Upper Biscar, which supply water for wildlife such as pronghorn antelope. The area is undeveloped.

Recreational Use: Type C Wildlife Area

  • Birdwatching and wildlife viewing are permitted. Along with the waterfowl and upland game species, the area supports coyotes, bobcats, badgers, and marmots.

Hunting: waterfowl, dove, quail, sage grouse, cottontail, and deer is permitted during open seasons.

Facilities: None

PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.

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