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Redding
A 9,000 square foot billiard hall with over 20 pool tables, snooker table, shuffleboard, arcades, juke box, delicious menu, lunch specials, kids birthday party packages and more. It's fun for the entire family!
Redding
GREEN ACRES RV PARK was designed, built, and is managed by the current owner's, Ron & Sheryl Culp. Redding is in the north end of the Sacramento Valley with the Sacramento River running through it and surrounded by beautiful mountains on three sides....
Waterworks
(3 Miles)
Redding
Welcome to Waterworks Park-Coolest Place in Redding. We have all the thrills and spills you want in a water amusement park. We have rides for all ages from the extreme Avalanche to the Kiddie play area. Our tropical themed park is ready for summer ...
Shasta Lake
Outside attractions include bumper boats, go karting and miniature golf course. Indoor fun includes laser tag combat play and family laser maze puzzle game.
Redding
With a boat ride across Shasta Lake, a scenic bus ride to the cavern entrance, and a one hour guided tour through the caverns, Lake Shasta Caverns is �Three Adventures In One!�
Redding
Turtle Bay Museum is the heart of the Turtle Bay experience. It contains permanent, interactive exhibits and two large special exhibition galleries.
Ocean World
(86 Miles)
Crescent City
Home to an amazing variety of sea life, this is a unique aquarium offering professionally guided tours, hands-on tidepools, a shark-petting tank and a live seal and sealion show.
Eureka
Connect with the Wild Inside You! Explore one of the oldest and smallest accredited zoo's in the nation set against a magnificent backdrop of the redwood forest. There are many animals to see and learn about, a first-class petting zoo, indoor exhibi...
Eureka
Located in the heart of Old Town Eureka, at the corner of Third and E Streets, the Clarke Historical Museum is one of the gems of the North Coast. The exhibits in the 1912 bank building show the history of Humboldt County, with emphasis on the late 1...
Eureka
Six Rivers National Forest lies east of Redwood State and National Parks in northwestern California, and stretches southward from the Oregon border for about 140 miles. It encompasses 957,590 National Forest acres and 133,410 acres of other ownership...
Klamath
Klamath River RV Park is located “Right on the River”, ideally located near the California National Redwoods Park with six of the seven tallest trees in the world and is less the 20 miles away.
Skunk Train
(108 Miles)
Fort Bragg
Come Ride The Skunk In Its Natural Habitat. Forty miles of skunk line. Run through majestic Redwood forests, scenic mountain meadows, and over 30 trestles bridging the pristine mountain waters of Northern California.
Fort Bragg
Offers everything from colorful displays to thunderous waves. The garden also includes a large model railroad, a fairy village and a "quail trail" just for children.
Fort Bragg
Whale watching with a charter boat is the perfect opportunity to be right next to these gentle giants and fun for people of all ages. The Sea Hawk is Coast Guard Certified for 30 passengers and we take up to 3 trips per day. School field trips, an...
Fort Bragg
Have 18 holes of fun on our spectacular Miniature Golf course. Inside, find today's top video games, pool table and air hockey at the EDDI's arcade.
Trees Of Mystery
(113 Miles)
Klamath
We are an 8/10ths of a mile groomed interpretive trail through the awe-inspiring Redwoods of Northern California. Part of the trail (The Trail of Tall Tales)is devoted to the myth and mythology of Paul Bunyan, America's larger-than-life logger from t...
Ashland
The Adventure Center: Ashland, Oregon's Premiere Rafting & Recreation Outfitter. We offer every adventure you desire from guided rafting and fishing trips on the Rogue River, Upper Klamath River, North Umpqua River, Cal Salmon River, Owyhee River...
Altamont
Nature Trails and a kids' fishing pond outside, exhibit room with fun interactive displays and a bird and squirrel watching window indoors. Really handicapped accessible features.
Cave Junction
Kids must be over 42" and able to pass a test before being allowed in on the fascinating cave tour, no carrying permitted.
Grass Valley
Learn all about gold at one of the world's largest and most established mines. Historical tours are available, plus living history events and permanent exhibits.
Fish Lake Resort
(124 Miles)
Medford
A truly beautiful setting in pristine old growth forest at the foot of Mt. McLoughlin (9,495 ft). The resort offers 11 cabins for lodging, 45 full hook-up RV sites, electric-only sites and no hook-up sites for tenting. Shower and laundry facilities...
Crescent City
The mission of the North Coast Nature Center is to make a connection between people and animals in order to inspire environmental stewardship. The North Coast Nature Center is a hands on, discovery museum featuring animals native to the northern...
Cave Junction
- an exciting and interactive park in which staff and trainers give you a personal guided tour while interacting with the predators to bring out their natural and instinctive behaviors. One of the many fun places to go if you're looking for things t...
Cave Junction
The Butterfly Pavilion features butterfly species native to Josephine County including the Painted Lady, Mourning Cloak, and Western Monarch. Visitors to the Pavilion can walk among the butterflies inside a beautiful flight house - an experience tha...
Central Point
Southern Oregons finest family fun center. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oregon
Calistoga
Come visit the show of California's Old Faithful Geyser, a spectacular, nature-directed performance. The stage, walled by thick bamboo and plumed pampas grass, appears as an innocent pool of shallow water until time for the major attraction.
Grants Pass
A range of five excellent water day trips, two in particular excellent for families with either younger or older children. Either way this is a memorable and unique day out!
Gold Hill
The Oregon Vortex is a glimpse of a strange world where the improbable is the commonplace and everyday physical facts are reversed. It is an area of naturally occurring visual and perceptual phenomena, which can be captured on film. No matter your ed...
Calistoga
The Sharpsteen Museum's permanent exhibits are designed to present the history of the upper Napa Valley from its pre-history to post World War I with an emphasis on people and changes brought by the period of U.S. emigration and development.
Roseville
Vortex, Revolution and StormRider are three progressive bowl type slides that are ridden solo or with friends on a duo in-line tube or quad cloverleaf raft. These rides offer a progression of thrills for even the most experienced water sliders.
Grants Pass
Offers children's development sessions in climbing, swimming and gymnastics plus an indoor play area with 60,000 cubic feet of slide tubes and three gigantic ball pits!
Safari West
(140 Miles)
Santa Rosa
The natural world awaits you... Faster is not always better. In a world increasingly dominated by technology, instant communication and instant gratification, Safari West stands as a tangible testament to the joy of the natural world, where the pa...
Petrified Forest
(140 Miles)
Calistoga
Step back in Time, over 3 million years, and follow the trail of majestic petrified redwood giants arrayed before you in a fascinating grove in beautiful California wine country
McClellan
In 2007 over 100,000 visitors came to the Aerospace Museum of California to view its unique collection of military and civilian aircraft, engine exhibit, use the educational programs, and enjoy the Da Vinci Experience exhibit.
Brookings
Located along the beautiful southern Oregon coast, just minutes from the Pacific Ocean. Our quiet off-highway RV resort is on the banks of the Chetco River, a gateway to the Wild and Scenic Region and the Kalmiopsis wilderness. Stay with us and enjoy...
Ferry Road
Sundance River Center is a destination specializing in kayak instruction, rafting vacations and river education. River recreation should be safe, fun and environmentally friendly. Sundance provides kayak instruction and wilderness raft trips on pr...
Sacramento
We feature 2 award winning 18 hole miniature golf courses, bumper boats, batting cages, gas power raceway, a grand arcade with redeemable prize center, snack bar, onsite birthday party rooms and our new attraction the Scandia Sky Screamer.
Animal Ark
(143 Miles)
Reno
Animal Ark provides an ideal place to house non-releasable wildlife and allows the public a unique opportunity to view these animals in natural habitat exhibits. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Reno fo...
Folsom
The Folsom Powerhouse is part of a colorful chapter of Sacramento history and is also an example of the tremendous advance in the commercial application of electricity.
Davis
Explorit is an interactive, hands-on, family science musuem in Davis, CA. We offer changing exhibitions, field trips, traveling programs, summer science camp and special events such as Family Explorations, Family Festivals, Lectures and weekend work...
Sacramento
The Museum is home to the Challenger Space Program and Sacramento's only public planetarium. Inside, you will find a nature room with live animals, reptiles and insects on display. Exhibits include hands-on "exploration stations" that focus on the na...
Santa Rosa
Founded in 1989, the Pacific Coast Air Museum (PCAM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the acquisition, restoration, safe operation and display of historical aircraft and provides an educational venue for students and the community....
Lost Creek Lake
(145 Miles)
Jackson County
The crew at the Lost Creek Marina would like to welcome you aboard for Year-Round Fun in beautiful Southern Oregon. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oregon
Sacramento
The Discovery Museum History Center in Old Sacramento features exhibits that showcase Sacramento's vibrant history. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Sacramento for kids.
Sacramento
The museum, opened by Governor Pete Wilson in 1991, is the official military museum and historical research center of the State of California.
Sacramento
A complex of historic facilities and unique attractions. Widely regarded as North Americas most popular railroad museum, there is something here for everyone!
Paradise Island
(146 Miles)
Sacramento
Family fun center with golf, bumper cars, race boats, slides, roller coasters and more. Fun for the whole family!
Sacramento
Located in the heart of the city, Raging Waters Sacramento features more than 25 exhilarating water attractions, breath-taking slides, crystal clear pools and fun-filled activities for children and adults of all ages.
Folsom
Since 1963, this small unique California zoo has been providing sanctuary to some very special animals. All are non-releasable. Many were raised, and rejected, as wild pets. Others were injured or orphaned in the wild. Most are native to North Americ...
Trail
Nature never sleeps. It is always moving into balance. It is here, at Spirit of the Rogue Nature Center, that nature can be seen and experienced in new ways which capture the imagination, call to our sense of caring, and provide tools to understand t...

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Waterworks

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Lake Shasta Caverns

(26 Miles) Caves and Mines in Redding

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Turtle Bay Museum

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Oasis Fun Center

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Hot Shots Family Billiards

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Green Acres RV Park

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Fun places to visit in Redding with kids

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