Shasta Cascade: California’s Natural Side

Far northern California is home to one of the west’s best escapes: the Shasta Cascade region. Covering 20% of California, this cultural and geological mosaic has something for everyone to discover and enjoy, from volcanoes to glaciers, world-class rapids to scenic drives, and from symphonies to sailing. The hub city of Redding is home to the internationally-acclaimed Sundial Bridge- the largest working sundial in the world and a stunning suspension bridge spanning the picturesque Sacramento River. Nearby attractions include majestic Mt. Shasta and the unforgettable Lake Shasta Caverns.

Redding boasts 300+ sunny days per year, so you can explore hundreds of miles of walking, cycling, and equestrian trails year-round in and near the city. Plan to enjoy world-class trout and salmon fishing throughout the region on the abundant rivers and lakes, spend a memorable summer houseboating with your family on Shasta Lake, or sneak away for a romantic tour of Shasta Cascade’s many boutique wineries and bed and breakfasts. Your vacation in beautiful northern California can provide outstanding recreation, unforgettable adventure, or pure relaxation – the perfect retreat from the congestion and noise of city life. Come and relish Shasta Cascade’s unspoiled, wide open spaces. Start your visit in Redding….just look for the giant sundial!

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