The Far North Travel Guide
Plan Your The Far North Vacation
The Far North's soaring mountain peaks, trail-filled national forests, alpine lakes, and wild rivers teeming with trout make it the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts, including hikers, cyclists, kayakers, and bird-watchers. You won't find many hot nightspots or cultural enclaves in this region, but you will find crowd-free national and state parks, crystal clear mountain streams, superlative hiking and fishing, plus small towns worth exploring. And the spectacular landscapes of Lassen Volcanic National Park and Mt. Shasta are sure to impress.
Aside from the large chain hotels and motels in Redding and Chico, most accommodations in the Far North blend rustic appeal,... read more
Redding, the urban center of the Far North, and college-town Chico have the greatest selection of restaurants. Cafés and... read more
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