Trails in Northern California

Trails in Northern California

Leave No Trace!

Visit desovw.org for more information about Desolation Wilderness. Visit Recreation.gov or call 1- 877-444-6777 to make park reservations. Visit Campfire Permits to get a permit online. More about Leave No Trace principles.

June 06, 2013

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park

The park has seasonal camping and picnic areas on only a first come first serve basis, and along with trails for hikers, a museum for history buffs.  As a regional Indian museum, the collection at Chaw'se includes Northern, Central and Southern Miwok, Maidu, Konkow, Monache, Nisenan, Tubatulabal, Washo, and Foothill Yokuts. Examples of tools, basketry, featherwork, arrowheads and more.  It is located at 14881 Pine Grove-Volcano Road, Pine Grove, CA.