Enjoy Oroville’s 15 mile scenic driving tour. Beginning at Highway 70 and Montgomery Street, the Greenline Tour offers insight and direction to some of Oroville’s most unique and desired destinations, starting at:
Historic Downtown Oroville – Enjoy a walk through downtown!
Feather River Fish Hatchery – Take in the commanding views of spawning salmon and steelhead at this local hatchery. When in season, visitors can capture close-up views of the salmon and steelhead as they make their way up the fish ladders. Interpretive panels and the nursery make this a truly hands on experience.
Feather River Nature Center– once a bath house for gold miners, the Nature Center’s rock house now serves as a museum surrounded by beautiful local fauna and spectacular views of the beautiful Feather River.
Lake Oroville Spillway – Oroville Dam – built in 1978 and representing the tallest dam in the United States, the Oroville Dam stands 770 feet tall and 6,920 feet long. Visitors can enjoy a leisurely walk across the dam, or take in a picnic along the shoreline.
Oroville Visitor’s Center – located high above Lake Oroville, visitors can climb a 47 foot tower to view the lake, Table Mountain and the Sutter Buttes (the world’s smallest mountain range). Operated by California Department of Fish and Game, the Visitor’s Center boasts an abundance of history and exhibits, including the early development of the Oroville Dam, local resident wildlife as well as Ishi, the last of the Yahi tribe.