Shasta-Trinity National Forest

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Shasta-Trinity National Forest

Address:3644 Avtech Pkwy
Redding, CA 96002

Phone:530-226-2500
Fax:530-226-2470
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r5/shastatrinity
Size: 2,100,000 acres.
Location:Northern California. Accessible by I-5; US 97; and CA 3, 36, 89, and 299. Nearby cities/towns include Callahan, Dunsmuir, Hayfork, McCloud, Mount Shasta, Redding, and Weaverville.
Facilities:50+ campgrounds, group camps, boat-in camps, dispersed camps, cabin, lookout towers, picnic sites, trails (1,400 miles), marinas, boat ramps, winter sports areas, scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, hunting, swimming, fishing, boating, water-skiing, whitewater rafting, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, cross-country and downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, mountain climbing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Mount Shasta, a 14,162-foot volcano; 32 alpine lakes; Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area (see entry in national parks section); 154 miles of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (see entry in national trails section). Forest includes four Wild and Scenic rivers.

See other parks in California.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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For a small free map showing access to the trail, or a $1 map of Shasta National Forest, stop by the USFS station, 204 W.