Over an acre right on the corner of Bridge Street and Scott River Road, this property is on the edge of the city of Fort Jones. Access is easy and quick on paved roads with all utilities available. Adjoining parcel also available, please inquire for details.
Fort Jones was settled in the mid-1800’s as part of the California Gold Rush. Its current population is just over 800 residents. There is a grocery store, farm/irrigation supply store, several delightful restaurants, fitness center, elementary and junior high schools. It is approximately 15 minutes from the Siskiyou County seat of Yreka, a larger town of just under 8,000, with a paved road from the property to Yreka. Yreka has a larger variety of stores, restaurants, a branch of College of the Siskiyou and a small hospital.
Fort Jones is at the north end of Scott Valley, a very scenic area at the foot of the Klamath National Forest and Marble Mountain Wilderness. This lovely area is well known for its many outdoor recreational opportunities including hiking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, mountain biking, kayaking and more. This is a nice area for blacktail deer hunting (B Zone) and a variety of wildlife can be seen year round! Siskiyou County, is at the northern most part of the state, sharing a border with Oregon and is a part of what many locals refer to as the state of Jefferson.