A great hike up a cinder cone volcano that offers views of the surrounding wilderness. A hike to the Schonchin Butte Fire Lookout is worth the effort!
Two towns in California, Burney and McCloud, will be linked by the Great Shasta Rail Trail when done, along an 80-mile scenic trail. Along this trail the culture, local heritage, nature and the […]
Castle Lake trail is one of the longer hikes in the greater Mount Shasta area encompassing 11 miles round trip, and is so worth it due to the amount of lakes and […]
The McCloud River flows east of and parallel to the upper Sacramento River, in Siskiyou County and Shasta County in Northern California.
Nestled at the base of beautiful Mount Shasta is one of Northern California’s finest All-Season Resorts. Tucked away in a […]
Enjoy the Klamath River on one of their rented kayaks, or experience the river on your own raft. Single and double kayaks available for rent.
There is a volcanic dome called Haystack in the California, Shasta Valley. The valley is a lot less traveled as people just want to get to the high country and pass through. Many people […]
Lake Sis Grille and Brew at the beach: BBQ, Beer, Pizza, and Wine at the beautiful Lake Siskiyou Resort and Camp.
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.
Lake Shastina Golf Resort has been serving discriminating golfers since 1973. Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and Senior, our course features 27 challenging holes of golf, set amid the […]
Railroad Park Resort has been reliving the romantic days of railroading since 1968; it’s more than a railroad buff’s delight, […]
Mt. Shasta Vortex trips are created to refresh the body, inspire the mind and rekindle the spirit. Tell your guide your expectations and desires and together you can decide the […]
Near Tulelake, California is Glass Mountain which is a 4.9 mile round trip trail with moderate traffic. Glass Mountain offers beautiful views and mostly used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding which is […]
Shasta Sun and Star is a special home with lots of light and love. Built in the 1920s, it was […]
Iron Gate Reservoir is located about 10 miles east of Interstate 5 and continues upstream to Copco Reservoir. The road to Iron Gate Reservoir is about 15 miles north of […]
A trailhead that no one goes on is called Sand Flat at 6,830 feet. Just before Bunny Flat you can access it off of the Everett Memorial Highway. Both the upper and […]
Located in the heart of town, just minutes from shops, restaurants, hiking trails, waterfalls and the base of Mt. Shasta, […]
The Castle Dome Trail climbs through forested area before popping you out between Castle Dome and the Crag’s eastern face.
The Marble Mountain Ranch is a Dude Ranch that offers fully furnished deluxe homes and housekeeping cottages with full kitchens, […]
With majestic views of Mt. Shasta and typically still water, Shastina Lake is a great place for water recreation in Siskiyou, especially spring and summer.
Chestnut Hollow is a newly renovated cottage with a great view of Mount Shasta. Perfectly designed as a getaway, it […]
The McCloud Area offers fishing, hunting, swimming, camping, hiking, photography opportunities, and breathtaking scenery. As suspected, during the winter months, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, hunting, fishing, and skiing are the main […]
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.
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.
Bear Trail (College of the Siskiyous) is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Weed, California.
A difficult 10.6 mile, moderately trafficked out and back trail that features a lake. Primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips and birding.
A mountain bike route that provides about 10 miles of single-track and 10 miles of dirt roads for one to five hours of riding.
North of Redding in Dunsmuir there is a waterfall called the Hedge Creeks Falls. Hedge Creek runs off into the Sacramento River and is very popular due to its close proximity to I-5 making it a ideal stopping […]
Lake Siskiyou is located in Northern California at the foot of the Trinity Divide. It has amazing views of Mount Shasta and is not far from the city that boasts many outdoor activities. Swimming, boating, […]
Just five miles north of Dunsmuir, the Cantara loop is a local favorite swimming spot on the Sacramento River with easy access and a small beach.
The McCloud River Falls Trail is a favorite in the area because it leads you to three waterfalls. These waterfalls have formed because the river has run into tough, erosion-resistant […]
The Evergreen Lodge is set in Mount Shasta. Amenities include free Wi-Fi, air conditioned rooms, flat-screen with cable TV, telephone […]
Along Captain Jack’s Stronghold Trail you can do one of two short self-guided interpretive trails that go through Modoc, wartime defenses. At Lava Beds National Monument in the Northern Sierra Cascade you can walk where Captain […]
Fe’s Bed & Breakfast has four European style accommodations and a spacious common parlor. They provide a generous American style […]
This stunning 3,000-square-foot mountain lodge is located right on the Sacramento River with a fantastic deck overlooking the water! It’s […]
You can get to Horsetail falls by car to admire the marble-white cascade and see a much smaller cascade a half a mile north, Ponytail Falls. If you want to […]
The Whitney Falls Trail is a hiking trail that leads to an overlook of Whitney Falls. There are four waterfalls on Mount Shasta, this being one. The Whitney Falls Trail […]
Build lasting memories at Toad Hollow Vacation Rental in McCloud, CA. Located on the southern slope of Mt. shasta, this […]
Remember that wilderness safety is your responsibility. It is important to realize you may not be able to rely on a cellphone for help and the wilderness has unforeseen risks […]
Gear up for your outdoor adventure and rent kayaks, stand up paddleboards, pedal boats, canoes, hiking equipment, skis, sleds, snowshoes and more.
The hatchery is temporarily closed through the end of 2021. Check back in 2022 for updated operating hours.
Whether you are an RV lifer, an adventure seeker or just want to relax; this is the ideal base for […]
Panther Meadow Loop Trail gives great views of Mount Shasta. Spring water flows through alpine meadows full of wildflowers. Please stay on the trail due to fragile plants and do […]
Located in the Dunsmuir City Park in far northern California, the Gardens encompass ten acres of hilly, wooded area with a meadow containing the various gardens.
A moderate 15 mile mountain bike trail that provides three to five hours of riding time. Experience elevation gains and descends on this trail.
Bask in the views of surrounding mountains while hiking on Mount Shasta. The far-reaching panoramas are abundant along every trail on the mountain.
In the Trinity Alps Wilderness there are approximately 550 miles of trails around. A lot needs to be maintained, but the maintenance also varies on the patterns of the trails, wilderness preservation […]
McCloud offers family fun and year-round recreation opportunities!
On the border of the Modoc National Forest and Lava Beds National Monument is the Gillem Bluff, a low elevation ridge sitting between 4400 feet and 4600 feet in elevation. There are no trails on this part of the […]
A long traverse of the lower section of the stunning Castle Crags on the Pacific Crest Trail.