Siskiyou County is
renowned for its abundance of recreational opportunities! Visitors
return year after year to explore and enjoy the many wonders of this
beautiful natural resource. Gold Mining leaves a rich legacy in the
mountain and river regions of Siskiyou County where panning for gold can
still be seen in the sparkling river waters. Llama and horseback riding
in the Marble Mountains draws many outdoor recreation enthusiasts to the
backcountry while climbing and skiing are favorite pastimes for the
adventurous on majestic Mt. Shasta's pristine slopes.
The fishing is spectacular in the high alpine lakes and the many clear mountain rivers of Siskiyou County which offer breathtaking scenery for a memorable experience. There are many fishing guide services available as well as river rafting guides to meet your water sporting needs. Boating and swimming access is offered at many of the lakes and reservoirs as well as campgrounds and picnic areas.
Those who prefer the solitude and quiet of the backcountry wilderness experience will enjoy the abundant hiking and nature trails available throughout Siskiyou County. The Pacific Crest Trail runs through the alpine high country and is a favorite among hikers. Wildlife and wildflowers abound for the avid outdoor enthusiast. Volcanic Mt. Shasta also offers wilderness access for mountaineers looking to climb to her 14,162 foot summit. Whatever your recreational interest is...Siskiyou County is sure to offer you a rewarding and unforgettable adventure!
Siskiyou County Visitors Bureau
"Visit Siskiyou" Siskiyou County Visitors Bureau offers travel information for all of Siskiyou County: events, destinations, communities, photos and attractions.
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