North Arm Rice Creek is a continuation of the main branch of
the North Fork of the Feather River. Downstream it has
carved the monumental Feather River Canyon, which can be
visited on State Route 70.
It is a boisterous creek up
here, complete with a little mini-gorge and some spring-fed
The trail follows an old 4WD
along the creek on up to picturesque Ridge Lake.
This area is not well-known, and
is lightly used.