Destination guide

Travel to beautiful McCloud

The riverfront, waterfalls and mountains display a scene truly unique to McCloud. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, cafés and fishing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around McCloud

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes McCloud a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • McCloud Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Mount Shasta Ski Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Mt. Shasta Nordic Center (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hedge Creek Falls (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Weed Golf Club (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of McCloud

Travelers appreciate the stunning river views and beautiful waterfalls, which is just a taste of what McCloud has to offer. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, McCloud is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mossbrae Falls (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tauhindauli Park (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Mount Shasta (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Mount Shasta City Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Castle Crags State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around McCloud

The nearest airport is in Redding, CA (RDD-Redding Municipal), located 53.8 mi (86.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around McCloud?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 76 vacation rentals near McCloud. From 43 Houses to 14 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near McCloud for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to McCloud?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in McCloud. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • McCloud Golf Club: 100 vacation rentals
  • Mount Shasta: 82 vacation rentals
  • Lake Shastina Golf: 68 vacation rentals
  • Whiskeytown Shasta Trinity National Recreation Area: 111 vacation rentals
  • Mount Shasta City Park: 105 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around McCloud listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in McCloud?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in McCloud. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in McCloud include:

  • Cottages: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 14 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Country houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in McCloud?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in McCloud. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.