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Great Shasta Rail Trail Grand Opening

Time to explore on bicycle or foot Northern California's newest rail-trail.

Celebrate America's newest rail-to-trail from McCloud to Burney at the September 26 and 27 grand opening. Two sections of the 80-mile former McCloud Railway Company rail-bed open for public access. Bikers and hikers may use the 10-mile section from Burney to Lake Britton. The northern section is 12-miles from Esperanza to Hambone via Bartle. McCloud celebration begins at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday (26th) at the old depot site. Burney celebration is Sunday (27th) at 1:00 p.m. at the Burney Depot access.