Directions to BCCER Headquarters

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From Chico:
Take Highway 32 east from Chico. The Reserve is 9.7 miles from the Bruce Road/Highway 32 intersection, on the left. The last road before the Reserve entrance is Crown Point, a mile before our turnoff. Turn left at the green 3521 sign onto a paved, single-lane road that disappears downhill and leads to the main gate. If you miss the 3521 sign, you will see the 14 Mile House Road subdivision and its historical marker on the right and will need to turn around.

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 and leads to the main gate. The 14 Mile House Road subdivision and its historical marker are on the left just before the Reserve.

3521 sign

If you have been given permission to proceed to the Headquarters Office, 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, 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.