Off Campus Resources

Activities

Camping


Bowling


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

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. Bonneyview, 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, Ste 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

*Discount available with valid Simpson ID