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Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

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Recommended Routes in Whiskeytown National Recreation Area - 2

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Favorite Piece of the view from the top: Redding behind/left of the ridge, Lassen on the horizon.
Intermediate

Kanaka Peak

6.7 mi 10.8 km 1,561' Up 475.94 m Up 1,560' Down 475.45 m Down

Shasta, CA
Favorite Boulder Creek Falls
Intermediate

Boulder Creek Falls (South Shore Drive Access)

5.6 mi 9.0 km 1,056' Up 321.88 m Up 1,055' Down 321.69 m Down

Shasta, CA

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area Hiking

  • 38 Miles 61 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 9 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 1 Difficult Trail Difficult Trails
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Trails in Whiskeytown National Recreation Area - 10

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1.6 mi 2.6 km #1James K. Carr Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #2Brandy Creek Falls
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
5.1 mi 8.2 km #3Papoose Pass Trail
Difficult
Shasta, CA
Difficult
Shasta, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #4Crysral Creek Water Ditch Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Lewiston, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Lewiston, CA
0.9 mi 1.5 km #5Guardian Rock Trail
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
5.2 mi 8.4 km #6Clear Creek Canal Trail
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
3.1 mi 5.0 km #7Mt. Shasta Mine Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Shasta, CA
3.7 mi 6.0 km #8Boulder Creek Falls Trail
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
2.7 mi 4.3 km #9Salt Creek Loop Trail
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #10Buck Hollow
Intermediate
Shasta, CA
Intermediate
Shasta, CA

Photos of Whiskeytown National Recreation Area - 27

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Elevated walkway and ditch
Feb 3, 2021 near Lewiston, CA
Crystal Creek at the end of the trail.
Feb 3, 2021 near Lewiston, CA
Trail on the ditch levy, looking west.
Feb 3, 2021 near Lewiston, CA
Trail looking west.
Feb 3, 2021 near Lewiston, CA
Trail on the ditch levy.
Feb 3, 2021 near Lewiston, CA
Piece of the view from the top: Redding behind/left of the ridge, Lassen on the horizon.
Apr 16, 2016 near Shasta, CA
Watch for ice in the winter, it gets cold up there!
Nov 28, 2015 near Shasta, CA
Vista point looking down onto Clear Creek Canyon.
Nov 27, 2015 near Shasta, CA