Nestled on the southern slope of beautiful Mt. Shasta, McCloud offers family fun and year-round recreation opportunities!
With a variety of accommodations including casual and luxury lodgings, RV Parks, campgrounds, fine dining, square dancing, shopping, Dinner Train excursions and more, historic McCloud is perfect for romantic getaways or family fun vacations.
Travel back in time on a Saturday Excursion or Dinner Train. Or enjoy open air excursions starting June 1st, every Saturday throughout the summer. The Historic Dining Car runs all year.
Mt. Shasta Ski Park located just 4 miles away from McCloud, boasts outstanding skiing and values for all levels of skiers and snow boarders. Reasonable prices, no lines, and challenging runs, night skiing, lessons and helpful staff. With all the amenities you'd expect to find in a thoroughly modern ski facility. Also, some of the summer activities available are:
Cross country skiing is enjoyed at McCloud Flats, Mt. Shasta Ski Park's Nordic Ski Center or Snowman's Hill.
Sledding opportunities abound around McCloud for old fashioned family fun.
Snowmobiling is enjoyed at several nearby sites, including Pilgrim Creek Snowmobile Park. Bring your own machine or rent one in McCloud.
Mountain climbing the winter routes is enjoyed by many, or perhaps strolling or snowshoeing through a mystical white landscape is more your style. The breathtaking scenery around majestic Mt. Shasta brings people back every year to experience the wonder of a unique area!
McCloud River Mercantile Hotel (McCloud Mercantile Hotel), 241 Main Street, McCloud (Central location near Shasta Sunset Dinner Train, few miles from Mt. Shasta Ski Park.), ☎ (530) 964-2330, . A restored 19th century historic building with 11 large beautifully decorated air-conditioned Rooms and Suites. All the baths have heated floors and many w/clawfoot tubs and full breakfast is included. Conference room for up to 150 people. Mercantile has restaurant, beauty shop, retail shopping in the building just a few steps away.edit
Most McCloud accommodations offer money saving ski packages as well.