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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and Training Center (Hayfork, CA) and the Hayfork Ranger District of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest is gratefully acknowledged.
It's a fact that hit home Thursday for a firefighter community reeling from the news that nine people, including seven from an Oregon contract firefighting crew, perished Tuesday night when their helicopter crashed deep in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest in Northern California.
All are in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest; two are in or near the Castle Crags Wilderness.
The fire, around 70 miles northwest of Redding in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, is burning between three transmission lines located about 1 1/2 miles apart.
Shasta-Trinity National Forest. There's picnicking, fishing, hiking, and camping.
Shasta Wilderness, part of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. Viewed from so close, Shasta's summit is rocky and sharp-edged, and its volcanic origins were obvious to John Muir, who described Shasta as "a fire mountain, created by a succession of eruptions of ashes and molten lava."
For more details, write or call Castle Crags State Park, Box 80, Castella 96017, (916) 235-2684; or Mount Shasta District Office, Shasta-Trinity National Forest, 204 W.
These trails are shown on a map you can pick up at the Mount Shasta Ranger district Office of Shasta-Trinity National Forest, at 204 W.
While thousands of acres were burned within Shasta-Trinity National Forest, visitors will find plenty of untouched land, especially in the 513,000-acre Trinity Alps Wilderness, north of Weaverville.
Forest Service at Shasta-Trinity National Forests (Redding, Calif.), is concerned that decisions such as when to suppress a fire will result in court battles.
Open only six weeks a year, the resort sits at the junction of the Klamath and Shasta-Trinity National Forests. Spend the day spotting deer along the Salmon River, then take a dip in the heated pool and wait for the dinner bell to clang.