Welcome to the Collier Interpretive and Information Center — we love to tell you where to go!

Collier Interpretive & Information Center (CIIC) is located on the Klamath River at Highway 96 and I-5 just south of the Oregon border in California. CIIC is considered a “Port of Entry” for travelers into the Greater Northwest as well as California. I-5 is the major artery connecting Canada, Washington, Oregon, California and Mexico. CIIC provides the perfect “Welcome” for over 1 million travelers passing through Siskiyou County and California.

Our safety rest area is secure and comfortable, available to travelers 24/7, 365 days per year. We aid travelers seeking a break from a long drive by providing restrooms, picnic areas, pet walk areas, telephones and Free Wireless Internet (WiFi).

Tourist information is available in our Welcome Center from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, seven days a week excluding holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day, Easter and 4th of July. Our world-class concierge staff can help plan an unforgettable trip providing access to information detailing thousands of top attractions, museums, restaurants, lodging, recreation opportunities and shopping districts.