Celebrate National Park Week with the Whiskeytown Waterfall Challenge

  The National Park Service invites visitors to celebrate its 100th birthday by taking the Whiskeytown Waterfall Challenge during National Park week, which begins Saturday, April 16th and runs through Sunday, April 24th. Visitors can complete the Whiskeytown Waterfall Challenge… Continue Reading

Children’s End of Summer Hike to Whiskeytown Falls

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area invites children and their parents or guardians to join park rangers for a pleasant hike to Whiskeytown Falls on Saturday, October 8, 2011. The hike will celebrate the wonderful summer experience, which is drawing toward a… Continue Reading


A Shared Vision, Spanning Decades: The Redding Area’s Trail System

Back in the 1970s, the only thing resembling a “Sacramento River Trail” in Redding was an old railroad grade on the hillside between the river and some west Redding neighborhoods. Much as today, a thick layer of medium-sized rock covered… Continue Reading

Kayak Tours, Waterfall Hikes Offered Memorial Day Weekend

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area will once again offer free ranger-guided kayak tours during the Memorial Day weekend –Saturday, May 28, through Monday, May 30.  “Whiskeytown is a wonderful place to visit with family and friends and this is the perfect… Continue Reading