DICE SHOWING 13 LOCKE ELEV 13 ROAD TO LOCKE 13
BONES IN L BOAT HOUSE IN LOCKE CHINESE COIN IN L
Delta Meadows River Park
THIS IS THE GATE TO DELTA MEADOWS OFF OF HY E13
Delta Meadows River Park is a state park property of california, USA, preserving an undeveloped piece of the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. At present it is officially closed to the public and has no visitor services. The park encompasses sloughts, wet meadows, and an island between the Sacramento and Mokelumne Rivers, It is located near the historic Chinese American town of Locke, 28 miles equidistant from Sacramento and Stockton. The 472 acre property was established in
Delta Meadows preserves a river delta much as it appeared 150 years ago, crowded with stands of oak, tule, walnut, willow, and cottonwood. Abundant wildlife includes black-tailed deer, beavers, riverotters, muskrats, and wetland birds such as great blue herons, wood ducks, mallards, belted kingfishers, and cormorants. Delta Meadows is primarily accessible by boat. However one can drive onto Railroad Slough Levee from the River Road between Walnut Grove and Locke, via a small gravel road just north-east of the cross channel. Previously a docent program through the Delta Natural History Association provided canoe guides in the spring and fall, reserved through Brannan Island State Recreation Area.