County is located approximately 100 miles north of the City of Sacramento,
California. Most of Glenn County is located on the west side of the
River. The elevation varies from 100 to 200 feet above sea level in the vast tracts
of farm land located by the river. The elevation rises from the central part of the
county rapidly to the west, where mountain peaks are in excess of 6000 feet elevation.
Farming is the major industry. The most common products are cattle, rice, wheat, hay, oranges, prunes, walnuts, almonds and corn. As well, there are numerous dairies in the county. Light industry is located in or around the cities of Willows, Orland, and Hamilton City.
Good fishing in Glenn County is available at numerous creeks, streams and reservoirs in the
Coastal Mountain Range located in the western part of the county.. World class
salmon and shad runs occur in the Sacramento River. Easy, cheap or free access
Sacramento River is available for yourself or your boat.
Check out these excellent links to more information about Glenn County:
Northern Califonia Travel and Tourism Information Network: Wonderful pictures and info about Glenn County and surrounding regions!
California Travel & Tourism: California's official source of travel and tourism information.
RV Campgrounds of CA: City Index A great source for RV tourists!
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