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Bailey Cove TrailBailey Cove Trail
This easy 3.1-mile loop circles a hill-covered peninsula on the McCloud Arm of Shasta Lake, providing both lake views and shade.
Crags Trail Castle DomeCrags Trail to Castle Dome
This 5.6-mile round trip hike in Castle Crags State Park ascends 2,150-feet through a garden of granite crags to the base of Castle Dome. This hike can be extended to 6 miles round trip by taking a worthy side trail to Indian Springs.
Drury-Chaney Trail Humboldt RedwoodsDrury-Chaney Loop Trail
This 2.4-mile lollipop loop provides an easy and enchanting hike through redwood trees at the north end of Humboldt Redwoods State Park.
Redwoods HikeDurphy Creek Trail – Tan Oak Springs Trail – Lookout Point Loop
This 3.75-mile loop climbs 1,000 feet to a forest ridge before descending to Lookout Point, where you can enjoy an unimpressive view to the south.
Faery Falls Ney Springs TrailFaery Falls and Ney Springs
This short hike travels along a creek up to an impressive 50-foot waterfall, passing the ruins of an old resort along the way.
Redwoods HikeFern Canyon Trail
This one-mile hike explores an incredibly ferny canyon in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.
Humboldt Redwoods HikeFounders Grove Nature Trail
This 0.5 mile loop explores an ancient grove honoring the founders of the Save-the-Redwoods League in Humboldt Redwoods State Park.
Humboldt Redwoods HikeGould Grove Trail
This half mile loop explores an old growth redwood forest across from the visitor center in Humboldt Redwoods State Park.
Grieg-French-Bell TrailGrieg-French-Bell Trail
This half-mile loop in Humboldt Redwoods State Park explores redwood groves dedicated to Grieg, French, and Bell, crossing ground covered in redwood sorrel to visit the Girdled Tree, which had its bark stripped away and sent to San Francisco.
Heart Lake and Little Castle LakeHeart Lake and Little Castle Lake
This 2 to 3-mile hike visits lakes in a beautiful area of Shasta-Trinity National Forest, including the charming-contoured waters of Heart Lake.
Castle Peak and Heart LakeHeart Lake and Castle Peak
This approximately 3.2-mile hike ventures off trail above Heart Lake to a summit with extraordinary views of the Castle Crags and Mount Shasta.
California HikeLaguna Point Boardwalk
This 0.6-mile boardwalk provides an easy oceanfront hike in MacKerricher State Park.
Lake Siskiyou TrailLake Siskiyou Trail (South Shore Loop)
This short and easy lakefront loop offers great views across Lake Siskiyou toward Mount Shasta and the surrounding evergreen wilderness.
Root Creek Trail Castle CragsRoot Creek Trail
This 2.2-mile round trip hike in Castle Crags State Park takes a level and easy course to a tumbling creek in a mossy forest.
Northern California HikeSalt Point Trail
This out and back hike explores the jagged coast at the heart of Salt Point State Park.
Spring Hill TrailSpring Hill
This 2.9-mile hike hits a short summit near Mount Shasta with excellent views of Mount Shasta, Black Butte, and the surroundings.
Jedediah Smith RedwoodsStout Memorial Grove Trail
This 0.55-mile hike explores an old growth grove of coastal redwoods in Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park.
Vista Point Castle CragsVista Point Trail
This short hike reaches the principal viewpoint in Castle Crags State Park, which has a great perspective of granite peaks known as the Castle Crags, along with views of Mount Shasta and the surrounding wilderness.
Richardson Grove RedwoodsWoodland Trail
This 1.25-mile loop explores patches of redwoods surrounded by a shaded oak forest in Richardson Grove Redwoods State Park.
Yurok Loop and Hidden BeachYurok Loop and Hidden Beach
This 2.25-mile hike explores a rugged and beautiful area of California’s north coast, combining Yurok Loop Trail and the Hidden Beach Section of Coastal Trail to visit beaches, forests, and ocean vistas.
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