The Best Hiking in Shasta County

Looking for the best hiking in Shasta County? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Shasta County. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Shasta County

  • Redding, California

    Flanagan and Chamise Peak Trail

    4.64 mi / 906 ft gain
    Flanagan and Chamise Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Fishermen's Trail

    1.95 mi / 157 ft gain
    Fishermen's Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Churn Creek Trails

    3.76 mi / 180 ft gain
    Churn Creek Trails is a loop trail that is good for all skill levels located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Hilltop Trail Head to Sundial Bridge

    2.27 mi / 167 ft gain
    Hilltop Trail Head to Sundial Bridge is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Arboretum Loop Trail

    2.07 mi / 43 ft gain
    Arboretum Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Middle Creek Trail

    6.23 mi / 525 ft gain
    Middle Creek Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Leah's Loop and Secluded Loop

    1.93 mi / 82 ft gain
    Leah's Loop and Secluded Loop is a loop trail that is good for all skill levels located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Mule Loop

    1.48 mi / 59 ft gain
    Mule Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Westside Trails

    3.47 mi / 604 ft gain
    Westside Trails is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Houseboat Lake Shasta

    1 mi / 1 ft gain
    Lake Shasta sits at the foot of infamous Mt Shasta, past the major Northern California city of Redding. From the Bay Area you can count on at least a 3.5 hour drive to get to waters edge, but the drive goes by quickly just cruising on HWY 5. There are multiple Marinas on Shasta but the largest is...
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  • Shasta County, California

    Waters Gulch Loop Trail

    3.3 mi / 830 ft gain
    Waters Gulch Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Lakehead, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Wintu Loop

    3.53 mi / 676 ft gain
    Wintu Loop is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Redding, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Clover Creek Preserve

    1.43 mi / 23 ft gain
    Clover Creek Preserve is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Palo Cedro, California.
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  • Redding, California

    Mount Shasta Mine Loop Trail

    3.06 mi / 587 ft gain
    Mount Shasta Mine Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near French Gulch, California.
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  • O'Brien, California

    Bailey Cove Loop Trail

    2.75 mi / 692 ft gain
    Bailey Cove Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Shasta Lake, California.
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  • Shasta County, California

    Hike Kanaka Peak

    4.5
    3.5 mi / 1100 ft gain
    Head to the Peltier Bridge Campground after entering Whiskeytown National Recreation Area and then go 1.1 miles along the road through the campground until you reach the trailhead for Kanaka Peak. The road from the campground is open from late spring to late fall, otherwise hikers will need to pa...
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