Are you ready for some winter family fun in Siskiyou? Siskiyou is the perfect location to take the family on a winter vacation without the crowds. Full of family adventure, Siskiyou is the perfect winter destination. Escape to California’s north and discover a true California winter unlike any other location with this family-friendly itinerary.
Hit the Mountain
Mt. Shasta Ski Park is the premier destination to ski or snowboard in Siskiyou. Located on the fifth largest peak in California, the ski park offers over 400 acres of skiable terrain. The Ski Park also offers snow tubing, backcountry skiing, terrain runs and night skiing. The Mt. Shasta Ski Park has something for everyone and every level of skiing ability.
See the Falls
Winter is the perfect time to see the local waterfalls at their peak fullness. Hedge Creek Falls in Dunsmuir is an approachable 0.7-mile hike. Behind the waterfall, there is a small cave allowing visitors to get a different perspective of the cascading water. Hedge Creek flows into the Sacramento River and offers a viewing platform over the water providing a breathtaking view of Mt. Shasta.
Play in the Snow
The winter months are the perfect time to build a snowman, sled down a big hill or have a snowball fight. Snowman’s Hill is the perfect location for all of these activities! A spacious area between Highway 89 and Interstate 5 in McCloud, Snowman’s Hill has plenty of space for the family to have some fun and play in the powdery fresh snow.
Zoom Through Siskiyou
Ideal for families with older children, snowmobiling through the towering trees of Siskiyou is a great way to get your adrenaline pumping! Fun Factory Rentals offers equipment as well as guided tours. Come ride the hills and enjoy over 280 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, thousands of acres of valleys, vistas and volcano’s all on and around legendary Mt. Shasta.
Time to Eat
After your adventures, enjoy fresh, handmade pizza at the Pizza Factory in Dunsmuir. With homemade dough and signature sauce, the Pizza Factory is sure to please the whole family.