Community, Recreation + Outdoors

A Warm Welcome

Tips For Your Trip At California Welcome Center… They arrive from the north, south, east and west and they all ask variations of the same questions: Where can I go?Read More
Recreation + Outdoors

Off The Grid

Go unplugged, but go prepared… With much of the world still in turmoil, many are fleeing the big cities and “heading for the hills” in search of much-needed rest andRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Siskiyou On Tap

Great stops along the Siskiyou Beer Trail… Northern California has had a major influence on the way Americans enjoy craft beer, from San Francisco’s Anchor Steam to Chico’s Sierra NevadaRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Summer’s Comin’

Free things to do in the North State this summer… The sight of light reflecting on a lake. The sound of the waves crashing against a seashell-covered shore and theRead More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

Out Of This World

Tune in to Blue Dot Report… Spacesuits, earthquakes, wildfires, oddball planets and surfing culture. In an expanding universe, Dave Schlom sees little need to constrain topics for his popular radioRead More
Community, Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Just Breathe

29 Rows Lavender Farm… The scent of fresh lavender fills the air as bees buzz from the purple blooms. It mixes and diffuses in the air with a sweet, subtleRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Elevate Your Ride

Mountain Biking With Shasta Gravity Adventures… Brimming with small-town vibes, alpine rides and spectacular side adventures, Mount Shasta is becoming a mountain biker’s dream destination. “First of all, it’s easyRead More
Community, Food + Dining, Recreation + Outdoors

Planting Seeds

Siskiyou County Communities Gardening Together… Gardening can often be challenging, but in Etna, the challenges are of near-Biblical proportions. Gardeners there have to contend with deer, jackrabbits and grasshoppers, notRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Take The Trails

The CAD 2021 Trail Collection… California Adventure District is home to six national forests: Shasta-Trinity, Klamath, Plumas, Lassen and Mendocino. This summer, have some fun and make it a goalRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Deep Roots

The City of Chico’s Tree Efforts… Leafy and shady. Not a bad vibe for a city, and Chico embraces it. The city of Chico’s tree efforts are comprehensive and multi-branched.Read More
Recreation + Outdoors

All The Pretty Horses

Jordan McWilliams’ Backcountry Equine… Perhaps no animal embodies wild America like the mustang. Mostly ranging across public lands in the western United States, they descend from domesticated horses brought toRead More
Arts + Entertainment, Community, Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Redding Tour: Live Stream Event… The Whole Earth and Watershed Festival and Shasta Living Streets are excited to be bringing the 2021 Wild & Scenic Film Festival – Redding TourRead More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

How The West Was Won

Red Bluff Round-Up Celebrates 100 Years… Words like “tradition” and “heritage” hold sacred power in Tehama County, where people hold tight to their history and familial connections. One could argueRead More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

In The Loop

The Downtown Connector Loop Trail… Redding is making an important connection. The Diestelhorst to Downtown trail/bikeway will link downtown neighborhoods and businesses to the city’s popular Sacramento River Trail, makingRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Adventure Always

Five Things To Do In Shasta County… With 3,800 square miles of territory, Shasta County is one very large outdoor adventure  playground. With a population density of about 46 peopleRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Golden Hour

The Colors of Dunsmuir’s Botanical Gardens… Ernie Wasson is a painter of sorts. His canvas features every color in the rainbow, colors that vary from season to season. Wasson’s canvasRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Summit Stop

Sierra Club Hut At Horse Camp… Built with volcanic rock and alpine timber, perched on the main route to Mt. Shasta’s summit, the Sierra Club’s venerable old Shasta Alpine HutRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Hit The Beach

Six Great Beaches To Explore In Northern California…. Who doesn’t love the beach and the sound of the crashing waves? They symbolize peace and happiness, and an invitation to relaxRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Just Kidding Around

Vegetation Clean Up With Blue Tent Farms Goats….. There’s no doubt that goats have an “it” factor, and it’s been a grand curiosity for Tim Arrowsmith of Red Bluff ’sRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Mega-Watts Heart

Larry Watts, a mended heart with help from above… Larry Watts was not alone when his heart stopped on that June day in 2018 while running a half-marathon near Bend,Read More