Squaw creek fishing retreat ~ SOLD
Listing Price: $785,000
Location: Shasta Lake, California
Acreage: 248 Acres
If your requirement for a recreational get-a-way is a remote yet accessable year round property, private, has a year round trout stream, old growth trees, has an abundance of wildlife, has an immaculate fishing cottage, etc. this unique property might be for you!
Approx. 248 deeded acres bordered primarily by the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. Approx. 50 acres is level with gentle slope along the creek corridor with the balance fairly steep. Located approx. 4 miles from Shasta Lake, 60 miles from the Redding CA airport, 14 miles from the Pit River and 22 miles from where the pavement ends!
Squaw Creek runs year round through the property at a minimum width of approx. 30 ft. There are times when the creek cannot be crossed by vehicle, there is a gondola crossing the creek that can be used to access the cottage under this circumstance.
The recently completed fishing cottage has all the modern comforts, it is approx. 1000 sq. ft. with a bedroom, bathroom, open kitchen and living area and an enclosed sleeping porch. The cottage is tastefully furnished and includes a propane stove and refrigerator, wood stove and propane wall heater.
Other improvements include a 16ft. X 12ft. open shed, an approx. 30ft. X 12ft. old Forest Service outbuilding, a generator shed and two entry gates.
Utilities consist of a10 KW generator for power, housed in the generator shed. Water is provided from a spring, gravity fed from a 500 gallon storage tank located on the hillside. There is a septic system for sewer.
The property is heavily forested with a variety of old growth trees including Douglas Fir, Ponderosa Pine, Incense Cedar, Black Oak, White Oak, Live Oak, Madrone, Western Ash, White Alder, Willows, Big Leaf Maple and Dogwood. There are also wild grapes, Blackerrys and Himilaya berrys.
This beautiful remote area is also home to a variety of wildlife including Bear, Wild Turkey, Mt. Lion, Deer, Elk etc. Fishing is excellent in Squaw Creek and the near by Pit River.
This unique property is ideal for a family recreational retreat, camp, fishing get-a-way, nature retreat etc. This property is simply a good investment! an investment that can be enjoyed.