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The Underrated Lake That Just Might Be The Most Beautiful Place In Northern California

There are tons of beautiful places in Northern California, but our most popular places can sometimes feel like they are loved to death. That’s why it’s always worth it to get off the beaten trail and see someplace new. We love Lake Almanor, located in the Lost Sierra region.

Lake Almanor is a real gem. Have you ever visited this stunning lake? What did you think about it? Is it worth a second visit?

Jill S.
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at