Bidwell Park


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Hey Chico dog owners! Please pick up after your pet properly. Always carry a bag with you and please deposit them in the trash. Here's a pop-quiz to test your knowledge. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago  ·  

As the rain continues to fall, flooding throughout the park will continue. Please pay attention to signs, barricades, and caution tape. These warnings not only protect you, but they protect park resources as well. ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago  ·  

These are items that belong to a park visitor that wanted to run the One Mile Dam yesterday. After a short conversation on cold, fast water, strainers, hitting your head on the dam....Park Rangers convinced the man that a return trip would be a better option. We hope to see him at the pool on a sunny, non-flooding day. 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago  ·  

Visitors to the 1 mile area were treated to some native music on Thursday 12/29. Members of the Mechoopda Tribe gathered at the Oak Grove Reservation Area for a 10k run. Tribal members stayed after the run to play music and celebrate their heritage. Watch the video till the end to witness that music has an impact on old and young alike 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago  ·