Shasta Lake, CA
Shasta Lake, CA – The Shasta Unit is one of three units that comprise the Whiskeytown - Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area. It was established by Congress in 1965. These areas were recognized for their unique and varied recreation potential.
Shasta Lake forms the core of the Shasta Unit and offers recreationist a variety of outdoor activities including: boating, water-skiing, swimming, fishing, camping, picnicking, hiking, hunting, and mountain biking.
For information on purchasing the Shasta-Trinity National Forest map as well as many other National Forest maps, please browse to the Maps & Publications page.
Interpretive programs are offered at the Antlers Amphitheater during the summer months and are free to the public. For locations and times, please contact the Shasta Recreation Company (concessionaire to the Forest Service) at (530) 275-8113.
Shasta Lake Detail Map: Click here.
How far to the water? Click here for a detailed matrix of Shasta Lake campgrounds and their proximity to the water
Whiskeytown - Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area Shasta-Trinity National Forest
Featured Shasta Lake Hotels & Resorts
Oxford Suites Redding─ Click for reviews and book online
1967 Hilltop Drive Redding, CA
The Hotel has an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. Business amenities include a business center, wireless internet access, meeting rooms for small groups, and AV equipment. We also have a lounge. A complimentary breakfast is included.