Off Campus Resources

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  • Activities
    Camping

    Bowling
    • Country Bowl - 2615 Bechelli Lane, (530) 223-1080
    • Shasta Lanes - 11093 Black Marble Way, (530) 244-5773

    Disc Golf

    Golf
    • Allen's Golf Course - 2780 Sacramento Drive, (530) 241-5055
    • Aqua Golf Driving Range - 2275 Park Marina Drive, (530) 244-4653
    • Churn Creek Golf Course - 7335 Churn Creek Road, (530) 222-6353
    • Gold Hills Country Club - 1950 Gold Hills Drive, (530) 246-7867
    • Lake Redding Golf Course - 1795 Benton Drive, (530) 243-5531
    • River Bend Golf and Country Club - 5369 Indianwood Drive, (530) 246-9077
    • Riverview Golf and Country Club - 4200 Bechelli Lane, (530) 224-2255

    Kayak/Raft Rentals
    • H20 Adventures - 1313 Market St. - (530) 241-4530
    • Redding Raft Rentals - 2420 Henderson Drive - (530) 246-8388
    • Living Waters Recreation
      • Address: PO Box 1192, Mt. Shasta, CA 96067
      • Phone Numbers: (530) 926-5446, (800) 994-7238, 1-800-RAFT

    Miniature Golf

    Parks

    Roller Skating

    Segway Tours

    Swimming

    Tennis Courts
    • Enterprise High School - 3411 Churn Creek Road
    • Foothill High School - 9733 Deschutes Road, Palo Cedro (530) 547-1700
    • Shasta College - 1065 N. Old Oregon Trail
    • Shasta High School - 2500 Eureka Way

    Theaters
  • Banks

    As you move to a new area, it's important to discover if your current bank is also located there. Listed below are most of the banks in Redding. If your bank isn't listed, try looking it up online to find its nearest location. Otherwise, you may have to change banks. If you have not already established a bank account, consider opening an account through one of the following banks in Redding.

    Name of Bank
    Address
    Phone Number
    Bank of America 1300 Hilltop Drive (800) 346-7693
    North Valley Bank 2245 Churn Creek Road (530) 226-2952
    Redding Bank of Commerce 1951 Churn Creek Road (530) 224-3333
    Scott Valley Bank 185 Hartnell Avenue (530) 221-2000
    Tri Counties Bank 1250 Hilltop Drive (530) 223-3307
    Union Bank of California 1805 Market Street (530) 243-7000
    US Bank 1110 Dana Drive (530) 223-2197
    Chase Bank 974 Dana Drive (530) 224-2000
    Wells Fargo Bank 830 E. Cypress Avenue (530) 221-6835
  • Churches

    Simpson encourages its students to attend and get involved in local churches. Redding has a wide selection of churches, some of which are listed below.

    All Nations Church
    4702 Old Alturas Road, Redding
    (530) 241-3077

    All Saints Episcopal Church
    2150 Benton, Redding
    (530) 243-1000

    Bonnyview Baptist Church
    2570 S. Bonnyview, Redding
    (530) 241-8558

    Cow Creek Community Church
    10168 Deschutes, Palo Cedro
    (530) 547-5483

    Evangelistic House of Prayer
    3422 Railroad Avenue, Redding
    (530) 243-5607

    First Nazarene Church
    2225 Bechelli, Redding
    (530) 243-5356

    First Baptist Church
    1959 Eureka Way, Redding
    (530) 243-5356

    First Presbyterian Church
    2315 Placer, Redding
    (530) 243-4847

    Grace Baptist Church
    3782 Churn Creek, Redding
    (530) 222-2128

    Henry Memorial
    3390 West Street, Redding
    (530) 533-2143

    Little Country Church
    873 Canby, Redding
    (530) 222-4092

    Neighborhood Church of Anderson
    4684 Rhonda, Anderson
    (530) 365-3331

    Neighborhood Church of Redding (C&MA)
    777 Loma Vista, Redding
    (530) 221-5683

    New Life Center Church of God
    10582 Old Oregon Trail, Redding
    (530) 223-1946

    CrossPointe Community Church
    2960 Hartnell, Redding
    (530) 221-4871

    Bethel Church
    933 College View, Redding
    (530) 246-6000

    Redding Christian Fellowship
    2157 Victor, Redding
    (530) 222-3425

    Risen King Community Church (C&MA)
    1225 Mistletoe Lane, Redding
    (530) 244-2300

    Salvation Army
    2691 Larkspur, Redding
    (530) 222-2207

    Second Baptist Church
    2560 Bunker Street, Redding
    (530) 222-4041

    St. Marks Missionary Baptist Church
    8080 Airport Road, Redding
    (530) 223-9633

    St. James' Lutheran Church
    2500 Shasta View, Redding
    (530) 221-6474

    St. Luke's Anglican Church
    1750 Canby, Redding
    (530) 223-0513

    The Stirring (C&MA)
    2225 Bechelli Ln. and 2828 Eureka Way
    (530) 510-1990

    Trinity Alliance Church (C&MA)
    20639 Hwy 299E, Redding
    (530) 549-3266

    Trinity Lutheran Church
    2440 Hilltop, Redding
    (530) 221-0107

    Valley Christian Fellowship
    3180 Rancho Road, Redding
    (530) 221-0107

    Vineyard City Church
    3276 Bechelli, Redding
    (530) 223-0919

    Westside Church
    Placer and Swasey, Redding
    (530) 241-1450

    *The above is not a comprehensive list. There are many other fine churches in the Redding area as well.

  • Coffee Spots
    Starbucks

    There are 10 Starbucks stores in Redding:

    • 155 Lake Blvd. - (530) 246-3758
    • 1400 Eureka Way - (530) 242-6443
    • 1030 East Cypress Avenue, in the Safeway Shopping Center - (530) 226-0537
    • 3425 Placer St. - (530) 241-4174
    • 1260 Churn Creek Rd., in Barnes and Noble Booksellers
    • 3462 Bechelli Ln - (530) 223-5762
    • 990 Cypress Ave, inside Safeway
    • 1070 East Cypress Ave, inside Safeway
    • 2400 S. Bonnyview Rd. - (530) 244-3418

    Dutch Bros. Coffee

    • 2900 Churn Creek Rd. - (530) 221-1133
    • 695 North Market Street
    • 3025 South Market Street
    • 8540 Airport Road

    Sue's Java Cafe

    Sue's Java Cafe is a popular coffee shop and bakery not far from campus. It is located at 1712 Churn Creek Road and 1534 Market Street.

    Breaking New Grounds

    This cozy coffee shop is in the heart of downtown Redding and offers outdoor seating. 1320 Yuba St., (530) 246-4563

  • Government Services
    DMV
    • 2135 Civic Center Drive
    • (800) 777-0133

    Post Office
    • 2323 Churn Creek Road - (530) 223-7523
    • 1647 Yuba Street - (530) 246-2571

    Social Security Office
    • Social Security Administration Office - 2195 Larkspur Lane - (530) 246-5326
    • Social Security Disability Claims Representation - 5080 Caterpillar Road - (530) 244-4189

  • Lodging

    All listed accommodations are within 15 minutes of Simpson University. Our preferred accommodations offer discounts when you visit Simpson.

    Hotel Name & Address
    Phone Number
       
    Preferred Accommodations
    Oxford Suites Redding
    1967 Hilltop Drive
    (800) 762-0133
    (530) 221-0100
    Oxford Suites Redding offers a special discount to all students, employees and family of Simpson University. As an ideal choice for hotels in Redding CA, Oxford Suites Redding complimentary amenities include high-speed wireless internet, outdoor pool, spa and fitness center, full hot breakfast buffet and evening reception featuring appetizers and your choice of wine, beer or soft drinks.
    Gaia Hotel & Spa - Book Now (with Simpson discount)
    4125 Riverside Place, Anderson, CA 96007
    (530) 365-7077
    Gaia Hotel and Spa located on the Sacramento River offers a discounted rate to all students, employees and families of Simpson University. Some of the many amenities we offer include complimentary high speed wireless Internet, oversized guest rooms and suites, Living Waters Spa, Woodside grill and Lounge, outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, fitness center and complimentary breakfast .
    Best Western Hilltop Inn
    2300 Hilltop Drive
    (800) 528-1234
    (530) 221-6100
    Ramada Limited
    1286 Twin View Boulevard
    (530) 246-2222
    Shasta Lake Properties Vacation Rentals
    PO Box 690 Lakehead, CA 96051
    (530) 515-2402
     
    Other Accommodations
    Holiday Inn
    1900 Hilltop Drive
    (800)HOLIDAY
    (530) 221-7500
    Holiday Inn Express
    5275 Caterpillar Road
    (800) 777-0029
    (530) 241-5500
    Howard Johnson Express Inn
    2731 Bechelli Lane
    (800) 354-5222
    (530) 223-1935
    La Quinta Inn
    2180 Hilltop Drive
    (210) 302-6000
    (530) 221-8200
    Motel 6 Central
    1640 Hilltop Drive
    (800) 466-8356
    (530) 221-1800
    Motel 6 North
    1250 Twin View Boulevard
    (800) 466-8356
    (530) 246-4470
  • Restaurants
    Yama Sushi
    Redding's finest conveyor belt sushi. 40 Hartnell Avenue, (530) 223-5606
    Los Gordos Taqueria
    Great Mexican Fast Food. 1400 Pine Street, Redding, (530) 242-6224
    Grilla Bites (Healthy, Natural Organic)
    THE Healthy choice. 1427 Market Street, (530) 242-6656
    From the Hearth Cafe and Bakery*
    4305 Caterpillar Road, (530) 245-0466
    2650 Churn Creek Rd, #100, (530) 245-0555
    1292 College View Dr, Redding, (530) 245-0555
    In 'N Out
    Get in line for a great burger. 1275 Dana Drive, (800) 768-1000
    Pasta Pronto*
    920 Hilltop Dr, Suite A920, (530) 223-2328
    Roots Juice Bar*
    2745 Bechelli Ln, (530) 524-5226
    U-Top It*
    1360 Churn Creek Rd, #B, (530) 222-0223
    3345 Placer St, (530) 222-0223
    Westside Pizza*
    536 North Market Street, (530) 243-3777
    Discovery Village
    A fun hang-out spot across the street from the Mt. Shasta Mall (913 Dana Drive), this "village" is filled with shopping, restaurants and outdoor patios.
    Food stops at Discovery Village include

    *Discount available with valid Simpson ID

  • Shopping Centers
    Mt. Shasta Mall

    The mall is a favorite shopping and hang-out place with American Eagle, Zumiez, Macy's, JC Penney's, Pacific Sunwear (PacSun), Old Navy, Sears, over 70 specialty stores and a Food Court. It is located at 900 Dana Drive.

    Shasta Outlets

    This popular outlet mall is about a 20-minute drive south on I-5 to 1699 Highway 273 in Anderson. This outlet includes the Gap, Vans, and many more outlet stores. It is also home to the new Prime 11 Cinemas.

    Discovery Village

    A fun hang-out spot across the street from the Mt. Shasta Mall (913 Dana Drive), this "village" is filled with shopping, restaurants and outdoor patios.

    Shopping vendors at Discovery Village include
    • Aaron Brothers Art and Framing Co.
    • Work World
    • Men's Warehouse
    • Fleet Feet Sports
    • Game Stop
    • Mission Beauty
    • Verizon Wireless
    • Xpert Cuts
    • Kantor Diamond Company

    There are also many other smaller shopping centers all around Redding, where you can find what you need, including places like Target, Ross, Walmart, Best Buy, World Market, and much more.

  • Other Services
    Jiffy Lube*

    2123 Market St, (530) 243-5823

    Farmers Insurance (Office of Michael B Walsh)*
    3605 Bechelli Ln, Agent Stefany Blankenship, (530) 351-1417 or (530) 222-1101


    *Discount available with valid Simpson ID