Where to Stay

Joining us for 2021 & 2022

Running with the Bears. March 12, 2022

Bear Growl Gravel Grinder, July 10, 2021

 

Come explore the Sierra Nevada Region!

 Accommodations & Things To Do

Make It A Weekend

Just a few of our favorite spots around Greenville area! Come Explore the Sierra Nevada Region!

Swim at the Rock Creek Bridge, which is located on Hwy 70 about an hour from the start line. This place is amazing, trust us.

Spend a night at Drakesbad GuestRanch. A gorgeous hot pool in the middle of a field in Lassen National Park? Yes, please.

Visit Lassen National Park, located about an hour north of Greenville. An ideal place for hiking, biking and a picnic lunch.

Soak in the Sierraville hot springs, located about 1.5 hours south of Greenville.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Greenville

Lake Almanor Area

Chester Area

Quincy Area

A Bit Farther Away

Camping and RV Parks

Greenville

These are the closest accommodations to start line.

 

The Hideaway Motel

(530) 284-7915

Address: 761 Hideaway Road, Greenville.

A restful lodge five minutes from downtown Greenville. The Hideaway is small, secluded and very peaceful year-round.

 

The Oak Grove Motor Lodge

(530) 284-6671

Oak Trees surround you in a quiet mountain setting. We offer cozy cabins with fully equipped kitchens. Our cabins all have knotty pine interiors and can sleep from one person to 8 people. HBO and WiFi are included.

 

The Quail Lodge

(9 miles North of Greenville in Canyon Dam)

(530) 284-0861

Address: 29615 Highway 89, Canyon Dam.

The Quail Lodge Lake Almanor offers Old-fashioned hospitality and Memorable vacations. Please let us know about your groups. Our expertise is arranging fishing and hunting adventures, along with golf retreats. We also have individual rooms only available.Quail Lodge is a rustic style lodge with cedar walls and beams. The floors are warm wood covered with decorative area rugs and fine leather furniture. The heavy rocked fireplace welcomes you upon arrival. The décor is mountain lodge with fishing and hunting themed rooms.

Lake Almanor Area

Lake Almanor is 15 miles north of Greenville.

Vacation Rentals Lake Almanor

$10 discount, just mention you are with the Running with the Bears group.

Vacation Rentals at Lake Almanor

(listed on VRBO)

Vagabond Lake Front RV (and cabin)

(530) 596-3240

Address: 7371 Hwy 147 East Shore, Lake Almanor, CA 96137

Stay at the cleanest, quietest, friendliest camp on the lake while enjoying trophy fishing, water sports or just relaxing. In camp you will find BBQs, horseshoe pits, a laundromat, clean restrooms and showers, boat launch and dockage, lakefront picnic areas and swim area.

Paul Bunyan Resort & Babe’s Bed and Breakfast

(530) 596-4700

Address: 443 Peninsula Dr., Lake Almanor, CA

The Paul Bunyan Resort has been family owned since 1965. Our family-friendly establishment has many amenities that we hope you can use to enjoy your stay at Lake Almanor. Below are just a few services that we have to offer: RV parking & Campground, Cabin Rentals, 6 Room Bed & Breakfast, Restaurant & Beer Garden, Putt Putt Golf, Beachfront Access.

Airbnb Lake Almanor

A full listing of Lake Almanor Accommodations can be seen HERE.

Chester Area

Chester is 25 miles north of Greenville, closer to Mt. Lassen.

Bidwell House

(530) 258-3338

Fourteen distinctly different guest rooms, the swing on the porch, the unusual collection of antiques and attention to little details are all for the comfort of our guests. At your leisure, you may choose to enjoy the privacy of your room, catch up on (or avoid) the latest news, spend time in a cozy reading nook or, if you please, just sit on the porch with company, a beautiful view and the distant foraging of Canada geese.

Antlers Motel

(530) 258-2722

Newly completed in 2008, the Antlers Motel boasts the best location in town, with the nicest and most professional staff, and truly inviting decor. Each room features a modern lodge theme with decorative fireplaces, warm woodsy coverlets, wrought iron headboards and more… and, of course, free in-room coffee (or tea), refrigerators, and satellite TV. Borrow a game from the office and settle into a cozy, modern, spacious retreat.

Best Western

(888) 571-4885

A warm reception awaits you at our comfortable Chester CA hotel, nestled in the majestic beauty of the Sierra Nevada Mountains near Mt. Lassen Volcanic National Park. Located in the heart of Chester, the BEST WESTERN Rose Quartz Inn is the ideal accommodation whether you are visiting the area for business or leisure.

A full listing of Chester Accommodations can be seen HERE.

Quincy Area

Quincy is 25 miles south of Greenville.

Pioneer RV Park

(888) 216-3266

You’ll appreciate our extra-long “Big Rig” full hookup pull-throughs with 20/30/50-amp electric service. Our extensive facilities include FREE Wi-Fi throughout the park and immaculate restrooms & laundry. Propane & RV supplies are also available on-site.

The Feather Bed

(530) 283-0102

Address: 542 Jackson Street, Quincy. Choose a guest room upstairs in the main house or a private guest house. Private baths – some with claw foot tubs – are located in each room. Delicious and abundant country breakfast.

Quincy Ranchito Motel

(530) 283-2265

Clustered around a relaxed spacious forest-like setting, Ranchito Motel’s early California style historic units afford the visitor clean airy rooms with beamed ceilings and individual design.

Gold Pan Lodge

(530) 283-3686

200 Crescent Street Quincy. The Gold Pan Lodge is located right off the highway in Quincy, within two blocks of restaurants, shops and the town center. we offer clean comfortable rooms at an affordable rate. We have all the amenities to ensure you have a great stay!

Vacation Rentals in Quincy

(VRBO)

Airbnb Quincy

(Room rentals)

A full listing of Quincy Accommodations can be seen HERE.

A Bit Farther Away

 

Chalet View Lodge

(530) 832-5528,

(800) 510-8439

Address: 72056 California Highway, Graeagle, CA 96103.

At the crossroads of luxury and unspoiled wilderness lies Chalet View Lodge. Your hosts, the Hickman family invite you to come visit and escape into the tranquility and magnificence of Northern California’s Sierra Mountain Range. Here, you’ll live day to day, adventure to adventure. Cast a fly in sparkling waters to eager trout, explore the areas hundreds of miles of spectacular trails, either on horseback, mountain bikes, snowmobiles, foot or whatever means of locomotion you desire.

Camping and RV Parks

  • Mt Huff RV/Golf: 12 miles
  • Antelope Lake Campgrounds: 27 miles
  • Taylorsville Campground: 6 miles
  • Greenville Campground: 19 miles
  • Lake Almanor Campgrounds: 28 miles

Greenville Campground

Hwy 89, 1 mile N. of Greenville 20 sites, tents and RV’s, vault toilets, piped water.

Lake Almanor Camping — full list of camping options

Taylorsville Campground – $20 per site, per night

Just 15 minutes outside of Greenville, the Taylorsville campground is always a great place to pitch your tent or park your RV. Equipped with on-site showers, toilets, and electrical hook ups, you’ve got it all! Contact Alex Rossington at ARoss@SierraNC.org to solidify your camping spot today!

 

Antelope Lake Camping

Lone Rock is the largest of three campgrounds in the Antelope Lake Recreation Area Offering both prime lake (lake front) and inland sites, with the longest sites being the lake front sites. Lone Rock is located in the northwest corner of Antelope Lake. Shade is provided by both pine and fir trees. A general store, located at the campground entrance near the Area Amphitheatre, offers limited groceries, and fishing supplies. Lost Cove Boat Launch is a day use area located approximately 2 miles from the campground entrance. Click here for more information and to purchase a boat launch pass. There is a short trail to take you to Sunset Point. Interpretive programs are available at the amphitheater; check information boards for more information.

Lake Cove RV Resort

Facilities include upper/middle spots with full hookups, and lakeside or lakefront spots with electricity and water. 50amp or 30amp power spots available. With a 20-slip boat dock, beach access, recreation building, laundry, hot showers, and beautiful vistas of Mount Lassen, Lake Cove Resort is a fantastic getaway location.

Rocky Point Campground at Lake Almanor:

Breathtaking views of Lake Almanor and Mount Lassen can be seen from Rocky Point Campground, nestled among fragrant ponderosa pines in Plumas County, one of Northern California’s most scenic areas. A number of sites have been opened up for reservations, which can be booked with the secure and convenient online system.

North Shore Campground:

With over one mile of shoreline on Lake Almanor, North Shore Campground has everything you could imagine and more. Their peaceful and relaxing resort has over one mile of shoreline available with plenty of fun activities ready for your visit. They have worked hard to create a welcoming environment to new and old guests. The park has been carefully designed to complement the natural beauty of these beautiful and serene settings.

Mt. Huff Golf Course & RV:

Highway 89. 6 RV sites, full hookups, restaurant, seasonal. This is just ten miles from the start line!!

Antelope Lake, Boulder Creek Camping: 70 sites, tents and RV’s, vault toilets, piped water, boat ramp, store. About an hour away, MapQuest it first…

If you have any additional questions,
please feel free to contact our event coordinator.

Joe Coddington

(530) 895-1110