Big Ripples, California

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Coordinates: 39°37′38″N 121°29′33″W / 39.62722°N 121.49250°W / 39.62722; -121.49250

Big Ripples
Former settlement
Big Ripples is located in California
Big Ripples
Big Ripples
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°37′38″N 121°29′33″W / 39.62722°N 121.49250°W / 39.62722; -121.49250
Country United States
State California
County Butte County
Elevation [1] 902 ft (275 m)

Big Ripples is a former settlement in Butte County, California, United States. It was located 6 miles (9.7 km) north-northwest of Bidwell's Bar on the North Fork of the Feather River,[2] at an elevation of 902 feet (275 m), and has been inundated by Lake Oroville.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Big Ripples, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 195. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.