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California Welcome Center - Anderson

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Great place for knowledge and coupons

This is a great place to find out what there is to do locally and to get coupons for some of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
forefrnite
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Shingletown, California
A great source of information for travelers!

The California Welcome Center in Anderson is beautiful. There are historical displays, information... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Shasta C
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Anderson, California
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1699 State Highway 273, Anderson, CA 96007-4283
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to find out what there is to do locally and to get coupons for some of the attractions. The desk person was very friendly and if she didn't know an answer, she found it.

Thank forefrnite
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The California Welcome Center in Anderson is beautiful. There are historical displays, information about camping, hiking, hotels, guide services, and much more! There is a small, but wonderful, gift shop inside. The staff is very knowledgeable, friendly and are California experts. Highly recommend stopping in...More

Thank Shasta C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Not quite sure about the location (within the state - being so far from any border or the coast but...) there is so much information to be had at this center. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. Well worth the stop at the Shasta Gateway...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This center is an excellent resource. Staff is very knowledgeable. A bit hard (though well signed) to find but worth the effort.

1  Thank jamesv8
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We went to the California Welcome Center in Anderson. There is a bear statue in front of the doors. There is travel information for both California and Oregon in the visitor center There are also exhibits including mining exhibits, geeocatch exhibit, Native American exhibits, a...More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We needed some local info regarding the immediate vicinity. (Anderson River Park) The Welcome staff was great. They not only have an excellent selection of maps for Shasta Lake, Redding, Lassen National Park, Whiskeytown Recreational Area, but also maps of local cities: Anderson, Redding, Cottonwood....More

1  Thank Rita F
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Great place to stoop for info in regards to N Calif-----get a permit to cut Christmas trees in N Cal

1  Thank kyotdawg
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I've lived in Anderson for 10+ years and visited the Center last year for the first time. Why did I wait so long? There is tremendous information about the Redding/Shasta area that can help in your travels. The gift shop has locally made products too....More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Nice displays on reservoirs, California and information on the Mt. Shasta area. There are great views, a picnic area and a little gift shop too.

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