Recreation + Outdoors

Motor On

Dirt and street options for motorcycle riding… Even though there aren’t any motorcycle races going on this summer, the Northern California motorcycle dirt and street rider scene is alive andRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Smooth Sailing

No limits in the sky with paragliding… When he’s not selling real estate and hanging out with his family, you can find Tyler Clifford 3,000 feet off the ground, parasailingRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Happy Trails

A gourmet guide to hiking and biking… Many of the best hikes in the North State involve water in some form: Grand, sweeping views of Lake Shasta or Lake Siskiyou;Read More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

The State of Skate

The skateboarding scene in the North State… It doesn’t matter if it’s the Dogtown culture of 1970s Santa Monica or the blistering heat at the Redding or Anderson skate parks,Read More
Recreation + Outdoors

Love of the Climb

Finding a way up with north state climbers… A couple of Christmases ago, Kelly Campbell got her son Larkin, then 14, a gift card for some sessions at a ReddingRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Water Sports Abound

Water Logged… John Muir may have famously written “the mountains are calling and I must go,” but honestly, the lakes and rivers in the North State are worth putting theRead More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

Resource Conservation

Land that I Love, Tehama County… Soil erosion was brought to Congress’ attention during the Dust Bowl era of the 1930s. It was shown to be the number one priorityRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Enjoy The View

Emerald Lake, Stars and Milky Way – Lassen Volcanic… Frank Kratofil enjoys spending time with his family, friends and patients and he enjoys time in the outdoors. As a youngRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Bare Necessities

Low-Maintenance Beauty For The Great Outdoors… As many of us head off for what might be the last camping (or glamping) trip of the summer, remember that while a fullRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Nighttime Paddling

The Night Shift… During the summer, it gets pretty hot in these parts and sometimes even the rivers and lakes don’t offer the necessary relief from the heat… during theRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Siskiyou Outdoor Recreation Alliance… If you’re anywhere near Mount Shasta on the 4th of July, the Annual Walk/Run has been the place to kick off the city’s holiday festivities forRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Cooling Cascades

On The Trail To Koyom Bukum Sewinom Bo… Smack dab in between North Lake Tahoe and Redding on scenic Highway 89 is a nice little pullout just outside of QuincyRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Horsin’ Around

The Happy Horses At Rockin Maddy Ranch In Yreka… Just off Interstate 5 on 62 acres of land, there are 10 dogs, 5 cats and 35 happy horses that liveRead More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

Born To Be Wild

Dye Creek Wildlife Rescue… Natalie Peterson didn’t let her nest stay empty too long after her youngest child moved out. In fact, her response was quite literal. “Emma says IRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Ooowee Adventures

Get outside and plan a trip with Ooowee Adventures… It’s no secret to those who love living in the North State: Our area is loaded with adventures in every nookRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Drive Through Education

Eastern Siskiyou Audio Tours… Eastern Siskiyou County is a rugged volcanic landscape full of natural wonders that include the Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge, the Lower Klamath National Wildlife RefugeRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Catch A Wave

Surfing In Humboldt County… Up in the far northwestern corner of California is a natural, cool environment where century-old towering redwoods meet a fiery sea all layered in morning fog.Read More
Community, Recreation + Outdoors

Lost Coast Gateway

The Seaside Community Of Shelter Cove… One does not get to Shelter Cove by accident. The final stretch of the drive is only 21 miles, but it can feel likeRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Vitamin Sea

The Healing Power Of The Ocean… If Relaxation was a destination on a map, it would, no doubt, be decorated with an immense blue sky, aglow with radiant sunlight andRead More
Recreation + Outdoors

Fun in the Sun

Sun Protection Recommendations… Those lazy days of summer are upon us and, for those of us here in the North State, they bring the potential for a whole lot ofRead More