A moderate 15 mile mountain bike trail that provides three to five hours of riding time. Experience elevation gains and descends on this trail.
The McCloud Snowmobile Park is your staging area for winter fun or for camping during the rest of the year.
Heading out to Etna Summit? Expect great views and cooler temperatures than the Scott Valley below.
The route follows the obvious gulch leading from the upper left of Hidden Valley rising to the saddle that splits Shasta from Shastina.
A 46,900 acre refuge with areas for wildlife viewing, waterfowl hunting, a Visitor Center, environmental education and refuge virtual tour.
A 6.6 mile out and back trail located near Mt Shasta and is recommended for very experienced adventurers. Primarily used for hiking and snowshoeing.
Bartle Lodge offers breakfast and lunch with a separate full bar for that yummy Bloody Mary!
Experience Nordic skiing on 25 km of well-groomed trails and marked backcountry trails. Center also has a trail just for snowshoeing. Photo Credit: Mt. Shasta Nordic Center
A popular destination for visitors to Castle Crags State Park is the scenic overlook at the end of Vista Point Trail.
A designated sledding and tobogganing hill at the Snowman’s Hill Pass on CA Highway 89 between Interstate 5 and McCloud, California.
An ag-centric certified farmers’ market featuring fresh produce, meats, flowers, herbs, plant starts, honey and eggs–all grown in the Siskiyou region.
Castle Lake is a 47 acre glacial lake located high in the Eddy Mountains west of Mt. Shasta, perfect for fishing, paddleboarding, kayaking and skating.
Bask in the views of surrounding mountains while hiking on Mount Shasta. The far-reaching panoramas are abundant along every trail on the mountain.
This is a moderate, 22 mile out-and-back trail ideal for snowshoeing. Close-up views of pristine pools, rapids, charging cascades and mini-falls.
Some of the BEST snowmobiling California has to offer is right here in Northern California at Fun Factory Snowmobile Rentals and Tours!
There is a short, but great hike in Shasta Valley to take you to Trout Lake. It has stellar views all around and highlights the high desert scenery.
The Klamath, Shasta Trinity and Modoc National Forests combine efforts in winter to manage a tri-forest area of over 250 miles of snowmobile trails.
Part of the Tri-Forest Snowmobile trails system, Doorknob offers access to over 250 miles of snowmobile trails on the Modoc, Shasta Trinity and Klamath National Forests.
Nestled in the beautiful Siskiyou National Forest at an elevation of 3600 feet, you can find the Weed Historic Lumber Town Museum.
A long traverse of the lower section of the stunning Castle Crags on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Gear up for your outdoor adventure and rent kayaks, stand up paddleboards, pedal boats, canoes, hiking equipment, skis, sleds, snowshoes and more.
Mount Eddy is the highest mountain in the Eddys, the highest point in Trinity County, and the highest peak in the region, except for Mount Shasta.
Winter may be upon us, but that won’t slow down your excitement as a family in Siskiyou. You can always take some scenic drives, but if getting out of the car for a little adventure is your thing, here’s a round up of 7 great winter adventures the whole family can enjoy!
McCloud offers family fun and year-round recreation opportunities!
An easy 3.2 mile out-and-back trail perfect for snowshoeing. Pass through three robust waterfalls while surrounded by a blanket of snow.
A moderate 4.6 mile trail. Incredible views throughout. The route follows snow-covered Everett Memorial Highway to its terminus at the Old Ski Bowl.