Directions to BCCER Headquarters

location map

From Chico:
Take Highway 32 east from Chico. From the Bruce Road/Highway 32 intersection travel 9.7 miles. Turn left at the green 3521 sign onto a paved, single-lane road that disappears downhill. Follow this road to the main gate. 

From Forest Ranch:
Take Highway 32 west towards Chico from Nopel Avenue intersection in Forest Ranch continue 2.4 miles. Turn right at the green 3521 sign onto a paved, single-lane road that disappears downhill. Follow this road to the main gate.

3521 sign

If you have been given permission to proceed to the Headquarters Office, Conference Center or Barn continue to where the road becomes gravel, travel 0.6 miles further to the reserve headquarters office. Where the road forks keep right and continue down to park by the barn.

If you have not been given permission to proceed to the Headquarters Office, Conference Center or Barn stop and park here by the gate.

The reserve gate is normally locked unless there is an organized event or tour. When you request access through our Reserves Access Management system (RAMs) you will receive a response and additional access information.

Click here to submit your access request on our RAM system.