Hiking Project Logo

Bailey Cove Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 4.0 (1)

A beautiful trail along Lake Shasta!


Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

2.9

Miles

4.6

KM

Loop

1,191' 363 m

High

1,070' 326 m

Low

617' 188 m

Up

601' 183 m

Down

8%

Avg Grade (5°)

72%

Max Grade (36°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Fishing · Lake · Swimming · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Need to Know

Fees are required when parking at the Bailey Cove Boat ramp parking lot. There is a restroom at the boat ramp parking lot.

Description

There are two trail heads, one accessed from Packers Bay boat ramp parking lot.

Trail is singletrack dirt, and parallels Shasta Lake shoreline, with access for fishing when the lake is full, some of the access is steep. Trail distance from the lake depends on lake level.

The trail itself is loose dirt/rock in the summer with plenty of shade and is mostly flat.

Flora & Fauna

Fish, deer, eagles, osprey, snakes, lizards, dove, fish, oak, pine, wildflowers.

Contacts

Shared By:

Chris Heidl

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 1 vote

#15935

Overall
  4.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
100%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#1,730

in California

#15,935

Overall
5 Views Last Month
19 Since Dec 3, 2020
Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

Photos

View of Shasta Caverns on Shasta Lake.
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA
McCloud River Arm on Shasta Lake.
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA
North trailhead sign.
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA
North side of trail loop
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA
McCloud River arm of Shasta Lake.
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA
South trailhead sign
Dec 3, 2020 near Shasta…, CA

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Update Conditions
Unknown See History
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

none