Attractions Near Redding, CA

September 21st, 2018 by

Sun shines through trees on scenic road in forest

Whether you’re in Red Bluff or Shasta Lake City, Northern California offers some of the most beautiful natural wonders in the country. Today, the team at SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep Fiat is here to guide you through some of our favorite attractions near Redding, CA, which you can enjoy behind the wheel of a new Jeep Wrangler.

1. Lassen Volcanic National Park

Located about 45 minutes east of Redding via CA-44 East, Lassen Volcanic National Park offering a variety of geothermal wonders. This includes the bubbling mud pots of Bumpass Hell and the volcanic rocks of the Devastated Area.

2. Sacramento River National Recreation Trail

Crossing through the heart of Redding at the well-known and historic Sundial Bridge, Sacramento River National Recreation Trail winds along an abandoned railroad and continues north up to the Shasta Da, offering an abundance of beautiful sites and scenery along the way.

3. Castle Crags State Park

Better for a weekend stay than a day trip, Castle Crags State Park is more than worth the beautiful 3-hour drive up I-5 North. Experience these dramatic rock formations ranging from 2,000 feet to 6,500 feet for yourself to see why.

4. Shasta Lake & Dam

The largest manmade lake in the state of California, Shasta Lake is the result of Shasta Dam, a concrete arch-gravity dam across the Sacramento River and one of the largest dams in the country.

5. Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

Located less than 10 miles west of Redding, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area is located at the northern edge of the Sacramento Valley where it means the Klamath Mountain range, offering an immense range of diversity in terms of flora, fauna, and geography.

Enjoy More Natural Beauty Near Anderson

Looking for more outdoor recreation and things to do in Northern California? Take a look at our favorite summer activities in Anderson, CA, then continue to follow SJ Denham Chrysler Jeep Fiat, your Corning area Jeep dealer where we can take care of all your oil changes and other Jeep service needs. And make sure you get the right vehicle for your adventures with the help of this Jeep Cherokee vs. Chevy Equinox comparison, or by browsing our inventory of used trucks.

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