Helene in Trinity County, California

Helene, down river, near Big Flat is beautiful, this creek runs into the Trinity river.  The creek is much warmer water than the river.  The water is clear, crisp, and wonderful to swim in!

There are several places to swim and this one is a bit of a hike to get into. It’s doesn’t have a very well marked trail, and you have to be very careful.  You could end up hurt if you slip or fall.

Beautiful round creek rocks and clear water, at Helene creek in Trinity county, California.
Beautiful rocks and water at Helene.
Beautiful green waters and a swimming hole surrounded by large rocks, at Helene creek in Trinity county, California
View of the swimming hole.
Beautiful clear water with beautiful rocks at the bottom, at Helene creek in Trinity county, California
Rocks and water at Helene.
Beautiful swimming hole at Helene creek in Trinity county, California
Beautiful water to swim in!
Beautiful swimming holes with large rocks to jump off of, at Helene creek, Trinity county, California
Helene, California.
Helene creek in Trinity county, California
View of the Canyon at Helene.
Helene creek in Trinity county, California
Helene creek, Trinity county.
Your phone doesn't work here, beautiful swimming hole in Helene, CA. The water is green and clear and beautiful.

Swimming at the Rope Swing, Helena, Trinity County, California

Swimming at Helene in the summertime in Trinity county, California, Veroniqque.
Swimming in Trinity county in the summertime.

 

Swimming at Helena is absolutely delightful! The water is pleasantly cool and refreshing. It is very deep in parts and people enjoy jumping off the rocks and the infamous rope swing which every rural area seems to have. There are small rapids that the children and adults alike enjoy floating and swimming in.

Swimming at Helene, Trinity county, California, Veroniqque.
Swimming at Helene.

 

Swimming at Helene in the summertime in Trinity county, California, Veroniqque.
Swimming hole at Helene, Trinity county.
Swimming at Helene in the summertime in Trinity county, California, Veroniqque.
Beautiful water at Helene, Trinity county.

 

Blackberries in August

Blackberries and black berry bushes in Trinity county, best blackberries ever!
Blackberries in Trinity county are the best.

 

Blackberries along the Trinity River are just starting to turn black. Lots of them already are and ready to be picked.

Blackberries ready to be picked off the bush, Trinity county, California.
Blackberries are very nutritious.

 

 

Blackberries are first green, then red, then black, these are red and not ready yet.
Blackberries are green, then red, then black.

 

Acres of blackberries, bushes to big to even get to all the blackberries.
Acres of blackberries.