Cinder Flats Wildlife Area - Shasta Countylast updated: July 2013
  • Shasta County - About 10 air miles northeast of Burney, off Highway 299.
  • This wildlife are consists of 720 acres of pine and oak woodland, with open flats of juniper and sagebrush. This woodland is a nesting habitat for bald eagles and a winter range for black-tailed and mule deer.
Special Restrictions:
  • Camping is not allowed.
  • From Redding go 58 miles east on Highway 299, then 4 miles south on Cassel Road to town of Cassel, then east 2 miles on Cassel Fall River Road, then 2 miles north on dirt road.
Recreational Use:
  • Type C Wildlife Area
  • Birdwatching and wildlife viewing are excellent with opportunities to see bears, mountain lions, badgers, and bobcats.
  • Deer, rabbits, California and mountain quail, and dove are permitted during open seasons
  • None
PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.
  • Main Office
    • (530) 225-2300
  • Field Office
    • 619 Second Street
    • Eureka, CA 95501
    • (707) 445-6493
    • FAX: (707) 445-6664

Contact Cinder Flats Wildlife Area - Shasta County

Contact Cinder Flats Wildlife Area - Shasta County

Neil Manji
Regional Manager - Northern Region
601 Locust Street
Redding, California  96001
Phone: (530) 225-2300
Fax: (530) 225-2055


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Shasta County, California

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