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Recommended Routes in Shasta and Cascades - 31

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Favorite Amazing views of American Valley on the newest section of the Mt. Hough trail system!
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Hough Huff and Puff

24.8 mi 39.9 km 4,636' Up 1412.98 m Up 4,620' Down 1408.3 m Down

East Qu…, CA
Favorite Mills Peak Lookout
Intermediate/Difficult

Mills Peak Shuttle Run

9.1 mi 14.7 km 269' Up 81.91 m Up 3,167' Down 965.38 m Down

Portola, CA
Favorite Gorgeous views of Mt Shasta.
Intermediate

Gateway Trail Loop

10.6 mi 17.0 km 1,040' Up 317.02 m Up 1,040' Down 316.98 m Down

Mount S…, CA
Favorite Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Johnsvillle A-Tree to Downieville First Divide

15.5 mi 24.9 km 632' Up 192.51 m Up 4,297' Down 1309.71 m Down

Clio, CA
Favorite Trail divide leading to Bloody Pin Trail (Advanced)
Difficult

Bidwell Park Tour

14.2 mi 22.9 km 1,747' Up 532.5 m Up 1,747' Down 532.57 m Down

Chico, CA
Favorite The trail is dirt through this section
Intermediate

Bidwell Canyon Out and Back

9.5 mi 15.3 km 708' Up 215.75 m Up 707' Down 215.63 m Down

Orovill…, CA
Favorite South Side SingleTrack
Intermediate

South Side Trail

7.2 mi 11.6 km 883' Up 269.09 m Up 525' Down 160.13 m Down

Susanville, CA
Favorite Lassen from the Lake Almanor Recreation Treail
Easy/Intermediate

Lake Almanor Recreation Trail

9.8 mi 15.8 km 303' Up 92.3 m Up 353' Down 107.58 m Down

Chester, CA
Favorite Trail divide leading to Bloody Pin Trail (Advanced)
Very Difficult

Guardians and South Rim Loop

8.6 mi 13.9 km 1,384' Up 421.91 m Up 1,368' Down 417.05 m Down

Forest…, CA

Shasta and Cascades Biking

  • 1,217 Miles 1,959 Kilometers of Trail
  • 30 Recommended Routes
  • 42 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 148 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 47 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Shasta and Cascades - 207

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4.1 mi 6.6 km #1Guardians Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Forest Ranch, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Forest Ranch, CA
4.0 mi 6.4 km #2Mt. Hough 8
Intermediate
East Quincy, CA
Intermediate
East Quincy, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km #3Tollgate Trail
Intermediate
East Quincy, CA
Intermediate
East Quincy, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km #4Headbanger
Difficult
Shasta, CA
Difficult
Shasta, CA
84.7 mi 136.3 km #5LLTT Modoc Line Rail Trail
Easy
Alturas, CA
Easy
Alturas, CA
37.5 mi 60.4 km #6Crane Mountain National Recreation Trail #161
Difficult
Lakeview, OR
Difficult
Lakeview, OR
2.9 mi 4.6 km #7Lower Sacramento Ditch Trail
Easy
Central Valley (historical), CA
Easy
Central Valley (historical), CA
3.8 mi 6.1 km #8Upper Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #9Hobo Camp/South Side Connector
Intermediate
Susanville, CA
Intermediate
Susanville, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #10Lower Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate
Portola, CA
Intermediate
Portola, CA

Photos of Shasta and Cascades - 234

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A rider gets rad on the jump on French Fry Trail.
Dec 29, 2016 near Shasta, CA
Clouds over Lake Almanor.
Dec 4, 2014 near Chester, CA
Super D artist
Oct 5, 2014 near Susanville, CA
Flyin' on Susanville Super D
Sep 13, 2014 near Susanville, CA
The bottom (elevation-wise) of Chandler Loop.
May 4, 2021 near East Qu…, CA
Gorgeous views of Mt Shasta.
Jul 25, 2018 near Mount S…, CA
Heart Attack Hill
Dec 6, 2014 near Susanville, CA
Susanville Super D- October 2014
Oct 5, 2014 near Susanville, CA