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Scenic and Crystal Blue

Large lake, cheap souvenirs, lovely view. Super warm with water so blue you could almost drink it, worth the stop and view.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 May 2015
Jasmine W

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Toronto, Canada
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63 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Drove to see Dam and lake from Red Bluff hotel. Not too far and well worth seeing the lake. We visited the dam and the Visitor Center of the dam which has some interesting information on the building of the dam and of the area around it. Nice drive. Too hot to stay at lake when we went.

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Thank KeiKeiMah
Shasta Lake, California
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Weather your houseboats get, skiing/wakeboarding/tubing, floating or fishing, there's plenty of lake to do it in. Being I live here and spend a lot of summer days floating and boating on the lake it's always a good time.

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Thank Judy C
Alameda, California, United States
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71 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Since the rise of the water, this place has a bit of a facelift. It is stunning there. Enough so that I am looking to buy a home in the area. The lake is amazing fishing grounds. The water is clear and cool. The stars at night shine soo bright is blinding. Even if you are around the lake -... More 

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Thank Charmagne72
Vero Beach, Florida
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

The views are beautiful. We went there and watched some boats launch into the lake. It's peaceful and it would have been better if we were on the water as well.

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Thank Christopher R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Coverns were the best. About 2 hour trip. Need to walk down to the lake for 10 mins ( big steep) make sure u are wearing proper shoes. Then boat across lake shasta for 10 mins. Bus journey up the hill for 10 mins. 45 mins caverns tour.

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Thank Sreethu T
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71 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Large lake, cheap souvenirs, lovely view. Super warm with water so blue you could almost drink it, worth the stop and view.

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Thank Jasmine W
Fremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

Lake Shasta is a large lake. It is known for house boating possibilities and boating. There are lodges around the lake. I visited the Lake Shasta Centimundi Boat Ramp Area this year. (Note: This is 2014 which is a year of the drought for California.)

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

We contacted Antlers Resort (took 6 attempts) and finally went to the government campground at Lakeshore East. We drove 25 miles out of our way after a long days drive for a one night stay because we had never been to Lake Shasta before. When we arrived, the campgrounds were empty and for good reason, so is the Lake. NO... More 

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Tracy, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

In the early 1800’s, this area we know today as Lake Shasta was once populated by the Wintu Indian tribe. The entire region was wilderness with the intermittent rancher, trapper, or gold miner passing through. During this same period, Michael LaFramboise blazed a trail up the Sacramento River that eventually became known as the Oregon Trail. This route was used... More 

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Sacramento, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

Camped at Lakeshore East right next to the Sacramento arm of the Shasta lake. No scenery from campsite b/c blocked by trees and rocks. There are flushing toilets and garbage cans which are nice but that is about it. Really loud neighbors talking loudly at 2am and there is no rangers to set rules or even nearby to report to.... More 

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