Department Of Transportation
Karuk Tribe and Siskiyou County STAGE Partner to Expand Transit Services
The Karuk Tribe Department of Transportation is pleased to announce that starting February 27, 2012, the Siskiyou Transit and General Express (STAGE) will begin to offer expanded transit service to the communities of Somes Bar and Orleans, California.
Until now, STAGE was only able to provided bus service two days per week along State Route 96 from Happy Camp to Yreka, California. According to Sandi Tripp, Director of Transportation for the Karuk Tribe, “ We have worked diligently for over four years with Siskiyou County STAGE staff and the Siskiyou County Local Transportation Commission to coordinate an agreement to expand transit services for residents of Happy Camp and provide long awaited new services to our down river communities of Somes Bar and Orleans.”
STAGE will provide new transit services to Yreka, California, Monday and Wednesday for residents of Orleans, Somes Bar and Happy Camp. As well as continued transit services every Friday for residents of Happy Camp. Additionally, transit services will be provided to allow for multiple daily routes within for the same noted communities every Tuesday and Thursday.
Ridership may inquire as to rates and schedules at
or contact Sandi Tripp at (530)627-3063. Additional information may be obtiained at www.co.siskiyou.ca.us or by calling the STAGE office at (530) 842 8295.
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Stage Fare Schedule
Yreka & Surrounding Siskiyou Co. Communities
Happy Camp, Orleans & Somes Bar Fares
In Town Fares $1.75
Discount In Town Fares $1.25
*There Is Not A Discount With This Fare*
Yreka / Montague
Yreka / Hornbrook
Yreka / Grenada
Yreka / Ft. Jones
Yreka / Klamath River
Cove / Yreka or Grenada
Montague / Hornbrook
Weed / Gazelle
Weed / Mt. Shasta
TruckVillage/ Weed or Mt.Shasta
AbramsLake / Weed or Mt. Shasta
Dunsmuir / McCloud
Etna / Greenview
Greenview / Ft. Jones
Other Destination One Way Fares $4.00(Excludes Happy Camp Route)
Discount One Way Fares $2.75(Excludes Happy Camp Route)
Commuter / 10 Ride Pass $30.00 (Doesn’t Expire) (Excludes Happy Camp)
Stored Value Cards Minimum $20.00
*Checks are only accepted at the STAGE Office**Pennies will no longer be accepted*
In Town Fares $1.75
Discount Fares $1.25
Orleans/ Somes Bar
Happy Camp / Seiad Valley
SeiadValley / Hamburg
Hamburg/ Horse Creek
Horse Creek / Klamath River
Klamath River/ Yreka
Regular One Way Fares $6.00
Discount One Way Fares $4.50
Happy Camp, Seiad Valley, Hamburg and Horse Creek to Yreka
Regular One Way Fares $4.00
Discount One Way Fares $2.75
Commuter / 10 Ride Pass $30.00
Orleans/ Somes Bar to Happy Camp
Regular One Way Fares $10.00
Discount One Way Fares $7.25
Orleans/ Somes Bar to Yreka
As of March 1, 2012 to use voucher passes you must have a Happy Camp voucher or you will need to use two regular vouchers to ride. From Orleans / Somes Bar to Yreka you will need to have a regular voucher and a Happy Camp voucher to ride the bus.
STAGE Conduct Rules
No eating, smoking, littering or possession and/or consumption of illegal drugs or alcohol.
Inappropriate touching or inappropriate comment(s) will not be tolerated.
No spitting, urinating, defecating or exposing oneself.
Earphones or headphones must be used with all personal audio or media equipment must be kept low so other passengers are not disturbed.
Do not act or make comments that could be perceived as threatening to other passengers or your driver. Under the Patriot Act of 2001, violent acts against mass transportation workers, vehicles and facilities are federal crimes.
Shoes, shirts and appropriate clothing are required.
Hazardous materials or weapons are prohibited.
No illegal activities permitted on the bus.