Feather Canyon

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Feather Canyon
Location California, United States
Population centers Pulga, Keddie
Traversed by California State Route 70, Feather River Route
For the canyon of the Feather River that is the location of Oroville Dam that forms Lake Oroville[1], see Feather River Canyon.

The Feather Canyon is a 42 mi (68 km) landform in the Feather Headwaters between Pulga, California (west) and Keddie, California (east) along portions of the North Fork Feather River (west & downstream) and the East Branch North Fork Feather River (east & upstream). The canyon is the location of portions of California State Route 70 and the Feather River Route, including the Tobin Bridges.[2]


  1. ^ Gascoyne, Tom (July 12, 2001). "Empty Promise". Retrieved 2010-12-01. "A 12-car train took the guests up the Feather River Canyon to where the dam was to sit. There Gov. Goodwin Knight gave a short speech hailing the historic importance of what was to transpire on that very ground" 
  2. ^ Oxlade, John (31 December 2003). "Out-n-About - The Feather River Canyon,[sic) California, USA". WorldRailFans.info. Retrieved 2010-09-11. "the actual "canyon" portion petween Pulga and Keddie is only approx. 42 miles"