Tag Archives: waterfalls


McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park

By Gary VanDeWalker:   For Native Americans, water forms a supernatural line along the landscape, with a waterfall presenting a place of power.  As Burney Creek bursts out from underground springs of its forest home, it moves through the forest and bushes, plunging hard over the edge of the fauna covered cliff, cascading down in a Continue Reading...

Hedge Creek Falls & The Gentleman Outlaw

McCloud Blog Note:  The photo featured on our homepage for this story is actually the “payoff” view from the end of the trail. Once you get to the viewing platform that overhangs the river, scramble up the hillside to catch this fabulous glimpse of Mt. Shasta! Over the hill from McCloud, at the northern end Continue Reading...


With the Family
I recently came across a fantastic new website that we’ve already put to use on our latest visit to McCloud. If you haven’t checked out www.hikemtshasta.com I strongly encourage you to do so. We brought my parents along with us on the trip this summer and I wanted them to experience some great hiking that Continue Reading...