Lakehead is located north of Redding, and south of Mt. Shasta on the shores of Lake Shasta. With many seasonal cabins and RV parks, Lakehead is popular for tourists during the hot Summer months with close proximity to Lake Shasta. Boating, fishing, hiking and camping are just a few of the amenities Lakehead has to offer. Lakehead is also close to the ski resort at Mt Shasta.