Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California Guide Book

by Montana Hodges (Falcon Guides)
Best Easy Day Hikes Redding, California  by Montana Hodges

Trail descriptions and detailed maps
ISBN: 0762752548

Best Easy Day Hikes Redding, California includes detailed maps and concise descriptions for 23 easy-to-follow hikes. Discover a region of diverse splendors -- from the city's pride and joy, the Sacramento River Trail, to Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, Lassen Volcanic National Park, the Klamath Mountains, and the Cascade Range.

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Trails from the "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 23.
... Preview: If you’re not ready to climb to the top of Mount Shasta, the day hike from Bunny Flat to Horse Camp is the next best thing. This high-altitude trail treks nearly 2 miles up the south flank of the moun ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Mount Shasta, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.4
... Preview: Edging the eastern bulge of the Cascade Range is this prizeworthy state park, home to the grandest of all waterfall hikes. Once deemed a wonder of the world by President Theodore Roosevelt, the positi ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Burney, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: Castle Crags State Park’s Indian Creek Nature Trail is an interesting little loop full of information on the history and life of the region. The easy 1-mile trail travels though a thick forest along t ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Castella, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: On a sunny day when the gleaming glacial-melt waters of Castle Lake lie still under the backdrop of Mount Shasta, the views from this short trail are worth a hundred-mile hike. Not far from Mount Shas ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Dunsmuir, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: The Clear Creek Greenway is a delightful series of rough routes in southwest Redding following Clear Creek and the surrounding hills. The 1.5-mile hike from the Horsetown Trailhead easily climbs to a ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Shasta, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Shasta Lake’s premier day hike slinks along the waterfront through recent burn patches and light pine forest. The Clikapudi Trail is a 7.5-mile loop beginning and ending at the well-used Jones Valley ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.5
... Preview: This unparalleled spring beauty just north of Red Bluff bursts in a mosaic of wildflowers. This loosely maintained Bureau of Land Management area is home to a crosshatch of unofficial little routes, b ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Red Bluff, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.5
... Preview: The Hornbeck Trail has it all—urban proximity, spanning vistas, swimming beaches, wildlife, and peaceful benches under shady ancient oaks. Perhaps Redding’s premier wilderness hike, the trail follows ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: Lassen Volcanic National Park’s premier hike showcases the wildest thrills of hydrothermal activity a stone’s throw from your hiking boots—hot gas spewing from hissing fumaroles, boiling mud, and brig ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Mineral, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: This heart-healthy hike in Lassen Volcanic National Park descends along a rocky route past a meadow of summer-long wildflower blooms and a spectacularly cool creek. The hike climaxes at the ultimate s ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Mineral, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: This breezy stroll loops around stunning Manzanita Lake at the northern entrance of Lassen Volcanic National Park. The placid waters and mountainous backdrop offer some of the better photographic oppo ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Mineral, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.8
... Preview: Another gem of Lassen Volcanic National Park, the Paradise Meadows hike offers a little piece of, well, paradise! Splashed in the beauty of wildflowers all summer long, the captivating meadow is frame ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Mineral, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.8
... Preview: When you need a breath of fresh air but aren’t up to driving out of town, head for the Lema Ranch and Churn Creek system, where you can choose from two distinctively different styles of hike. Lema Ran ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.2
... Preview: In less than 2 miles, three glorious waterfalls dot this easy hike near McCloud. Each cascade has a unique flavor— one a stout flow into a popular swimming hole, another a wide-mouth guzzle into a fro ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
McCloud, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.6
... Preview: This snippet of the mighty Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is a few miles west of Castle Crags State Park. The portion to Burstarse Falls leads through a stunning section of the Trinity Mountains with sweep ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Castella, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.8
... Preview: The Sacramento River Trail is the pride and joy of Redding, and rightfully so. This masterpiece of a hike leads to the phenomenal Sundial Bridge, an architectural trophy over the Sacramento River. You ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: This lush waterfront route not far from McCloud blooms in tiger lilies and soaks in chilled shade. Cooled by a couple of rapids and rich foliage, this aquatic gem is a good choice for a summer hike. T ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Dunsmuir, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: The natural, yet urban, Westside Trail offers a wilderness feel within Redding city lines. This easy route showcases the region’s best—mountain views, peaceful Salt Creek, and rocky hills dotted with ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Whiskeytown is thick in history. The area is packed with stories of water wars, tragic battles with local Native Americans, high-impact mining operations, and rowdy camps. With a name like Whiskeytown ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.3
... Preview: If you’re ready for an adventure, then trek up to Whiskeytown Falls, but bring along a well-rested body and maybe even some energy bars for the climb. The 1.7-mile one-way trail hikes steadily up a de ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Redding, California"
Redding, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.4