Reserve with Choice Hotels in Redding, CA for a sun-kissed nature excursion. Nestled in the heart of Northern California, Redding offers visitors an abundance of sunshine and natural beauty. Water enthusiasts of all ages will find plenty to do, from rafting to fishing. With several parks and hiking trails, there is a lot to explore on land as well.
Winding along the scenic Sacramento River, the River Trail offers hikers and bikers a picturesque view in the middle of the city. The trail is mostly flat with some hilly spots, making it great for visitors of all ages. Even dogs are welcome to enjoy the view as long as they are on leashes.
The Sundial Bridge is a functional work of art spanning the Sacramento River and forming a giant sundial. With a deck constructed out of steel and glass, the bridge provides a unique view of the river. Go for an evening stroll, when the bridge is completely lit up. The Sacramento River offers a wide range of water activities for visitors of all ages. Take in the beauty of the surrounding mountains as you kayak, canoe or raft down the river. Whether you are an expert fisher or just a beginner, the river is also an excellent spot for fly fishing.
Known as the "Road of a Thousand Wonders," the Sacramento Rail Trail runs 18 miles from the Sundial Bridge to the Shasta Dam. Enjoy the surrounding wildlife as you walk or bike along the historical trail. Art, science and history all come together for visitors to explore at the Turtle Bay Exploration Park. The park features a 20-acre botanical garden and sprawling arboretum, dotted with sculptures and works of art. It is also home to a museum and several rotating exhibits. Young visitors will love exploring the hands-on activities at Paul Bunyan's Forest Camp. Whether you are looking for a challenging hike or thrilling bike ride, Swasey Recreation Area has several trails at a variety of levels. Visitors can also enjoy the trail views on horseback.
After a day of exploring, unwind and relax at any of the Redding hotels from the selection above. Book with Choice Hotels today and save!