Historic Downtown McCloud
Nestled on the southern slope of beautiful Mt Shasta, McCloud offers family fun and year-round recreation opportunities! The entire downtown area of McCloud is a Nationally Registered Historic District, with seventeen buildings designated as landmarks from 1896 to 1963 when the McCloud River Railroad and Lumber Company operated the town.
With a variety of accommodations including casual and luxury lodgings, RV Parks, campgrounds, fine dining, square dancing, shopping and more, historic McCloud is perfect for romantic getaways or family fun vacations. From boating, kayaking, cycling, golf, fly-fishing, hiking, rock climbing, spelunking and whitewater rafting in the summer to snowshoeing, sledding, snowmobiling, downhill ski and snowboarding, and cross-country skiing in the winter, there are miles of trails, lakes, wild and scenic rivers and wilderness to explore around McCloud.
In McCloud, you will experience shopping from a bygone era, where shopkeepers are friendly and attentive to your needs and where shops are filled with unique gifts, apparel, outdoor gear, fine wines, antiques, and homemade treats.