Mt. Lassen / Shingletown KOA Attractions

Local Area Attractions Near Mt. Lassen / Shingletown KOA

Use the campground as a base camp to explore the local area. We are just 14 miles from Mt Lassen with its thrilling landscape and gorgeous sunsets. Alpine lakes, wildflowers and ground that bubbles with thermal features.
55 miles away is the beautiful McArthur-Burney Falls. The 129-foot waterfall is the main attraction of the park. Each day 100 million gallons of water flow over the falls. Perfect hike around the falls or down to the bottom. 40 minutes away is the city Redding with amazing Sundial Bridge and Turtle Bay.

Lassen Volcanic National Park
Lassen Volcanic National Park

All four types of volcanoes in the world are found in Lassen Volcanic National Park . Over 150 miles of trails and a culturally significant scenic highway provide access to volcanic wonders including steam vents, mudpots, boiling pools, volcanic peaks, and painted dunes.

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Burney Falls State Park
Burney Falls State Park

McArther-Burney Falls Memorial State Park is the second oldest state park in the California State Parks system, located approximately 6 miles north of Burney, California.
The park's centerpiece is the 129-foot Burney Falls, which is not the highest or largest waterfall in the state, but possibly the most beautiful. Additional water comes from springs, joining to create a mist-filled basin. Burney Creek originates from the park's underground springs and flows to Lake Britton, getting larger along the way to the majestic falls.

Subway Cave
Subway Cave

Enjoy the self-guided trail through Subway Cave. It is a 1/3 mile long lava tube near the town of Old Station. Bring sturdy shoes, a reliable flashlight and a light jacket because the cave remains a cool 46 degrees year around. The cave is open in late May through October and stays closed through the winter months.

Cinder Cone
Cinder Cone

Located in the NE corner of Lassen National Park, Cinder Cone Trail offers a magestic view of the surrounding valley and a crater at the top of the mountain. 
Cinder Cone Nature Trail is a 4.8 mile loop trail that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is best used from May until October.

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Lake Shasta Caverns Shasta Dam
Lake Shasta Caverns Shasta Dam

Lake Shasta Caverns offers 2 hour tours, a gift store, gemstone sluice and a rock box for the kids. The tour includes a boat ride, a bus ride and a one hour tour of the cave. Open year around.

Kennedy Memorial at Whiskeytown Lake
Kennedy Memorial at Whiskeytown Lake

www.nps.gov/whis

Things to do and places to go within 90 minutes of the campground
Things to do and places to go within 90 minutes of the campground

http://www.visitredding.com/home/things-to-do/top-sights

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Winter Activities
Winter Activities

https://www.nps.gov/lavo/planyourvisit/winter_activities.htm

Winter Activites include family snowplay, cross-country skiing, and ranger-led snowshoe walks. Check it out.

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Turtle Bay Exploration Park
Turtle Bay Exploration Park

Turtle Bay Exploration Park, located in Redding, California, is a fun, non-profit 300-acre gathering place featuring the Sundial Bridge, a museum, forestry & wildlife center, arboretum and botanical gardens.

844 Sundial Bridge Dr

Redding, CA 96001

530-243-8850

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Visit Redding
Visit Redding

Welcome to Redding, CA -  your outdoor adventure and head quarter

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Alger Vineyards
Alger Vineyards

Tasting room open Saturday & Sunday Noon to 5pm.
$5 tasting fee with complimentary glass

31636 Forward Rd

Manton, CA 96059

530-474-9463

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Fishing on Hat Creek
Fishing on Hat Creek

Hat Creek is California fishing at its best especially with dry flies, and with our Hat Creek fishing map, and fishing report, and how to fish, you will be ready, and we include private fishing in Shasta and Public areas for trout fishing. 

https://hatcreekfishing.blogspot.com/

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Lake McCumber Reservoir
Lake McCumber Reservoir

This is a utility owned recreation facility

Deer Flat Road

SHINGLETOWN, CA 96088

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Mount Tehama Winery
Mount Tehama Winery

Specializing in Rhône Valley Wines such as Syrah, Petite Syrah and Rosé at an elevation of 2,660 feet.
Wine tasting by appointment

32165 Forward Rd

Manton, CA 96059

530-474-3304

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Manzanita Lake Loop
Manzanita Lake Loop

Manzanita Lake Loop is a 1.9 mile loop trail that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until November.
Hikers, photographers and fisherman are drawn to this beautiful lake. The lake is limited to non-motorized boats, keeping the lakeside relatively quiet.  Kayaks can be rented near the boat launch area - check the nearby campground store for details.

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Hike to Lassen Peak
Hike to Lassen Peak

Lassen Peak is a 4.4 mile trail that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is best used from June until September.

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Wild Horse Sanctuary
Wild Horse Sanctuary

They are open to the public for wild horse viewing on Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10 am - 4 pm - there is no cost. 
They also offer trail rides in the summer.  Check their website for dates.

5796 Wilson Hill Road

SHINGLETOWN, CA 96088

530-474-5770

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Fishing at Grace Lake
Fishing at Grace Lake

Grace Lake is a lake located just 1.5 miles from Shingletown. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rainbow trout and others here. Whether you're spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Grace Lake.

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