Shasta County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 7
Bars 3
Basins 11
Bays 15
Benches 2
Bends 5
Capes 6
Cliffs 10
Craters 4
Falls 13
Flats 75
Forests 3
Gaps 14
Islands 6
Lakes 95
Pillars 9
Plains 3
Ridges 46
Slopes 4
Springs 81
Streams 461
Summits 236
Swamps 3
Valleys 273
Woods 4
Cultural Features
Airports 9
Bridges 5
Buildings 81
Canals 7
Cemeteries 19
Churches 10
Civil 15
Dams 43
Hospitals 6
Locales 277
Mines 118
Parks 26
Post Offices 10
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 42
Schools 85
Towers 19
Trails 27
Wells 1
Historical Features
Airports 3
Buildings 1
Dams 2
Hospitals 1
Locales 12
Military (Historical) 1
Mines 1
Populated Places 26
Post Offices 6
Schools 19
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: California's National Historic Landmarks