Big Springs, Sierra City, CA


Posted: January 7, 2011

Category: California, North America, United States, View All

Big Springs Road on HWY 49
Sierra City, CA 96125
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Epic, pristine and surrounded by trees super high up. Instant high from the vibes of the place and the water…

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Big Springs Road on HWY 49

Directions from Nearest Address

1.5 miles north of sierra city is a HUGE waterfall coming off the mountain, which is the run off, super clean land, from the spring up the mountain. The source is accessed by continuing down the road past the waterfall, turn left at Big Springs Road, and you will be at a T, go left, up a long and windy road to the very top, eventually you have to walk. there is a little pool, and you will hear, see, smell, feel, taste the water bubbling up from the earth.

Vital Information

  • Fee: None
  • Access: Public
  • Flow: Continuous
  • TDS: N/A
  • Temp: N/A
  • pH: N/A

Hours Spring is Open:



Map Link: Big Springs Map

Submitted by: jessalynn

  1. Zscioli says:

    Hey there, 
    Could you give me a little bit better of directions to the spring from highway 49. 
    Im going to go to this spring tomorrorw afternoon. 
    If you get this post please give me a call at 415-286-4453

  2. redheadkelly says:

    Google Maps says that the only Big Springs Road near Sierra City is 85 miles north. Can you tell me which road to turn onto from Sierra City to get to the Big Springs Road that you are talking about? Thanks.

  3. Tj says:

    Anyone confirm directions to this?

  4. Maryann says:

    Is there any springs in Rhode Island

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