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Shasta-Trinity National Forest

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Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
+1 916-926-4511
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Great views, even with limited snow

Really enjoyed the drive up to the ski park Nice roads and beautiful autumn colours in the trees... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Soldiers Point, Australia
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Shasta Trinity NF is a large area in NorCal that affords numerous recreational... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Murrieta, California
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Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
+1 916-926-4511
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the drive up to the ski park Nice roads and beautiful autumn colours in the trees Would love to come back in winter

Thank TheHonBobBaldwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shasta Trinity NF is a large area in NorCal that affords numerous recreational opportunities…hunting, camping, fishing, boating, mountain climbing or just beautiful scenery while out driving around. The I-5 bisects a small portion of the NF, along with California 299. The National Forest also includes...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We took this road from Eureka over to Redding. It is highway 299. It went through so many lovely areas. Lots of twists and turns and something to see all along the way. We stopped in Weaverville at a produce stand and got some amazing...More

1  Thank tokanier
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I went to the Clear Creek area ... Well, the roads are really bad. Did you see commercials where off-road grade SUVs show off their greatness? This is probably one of those roads ... However, despite looking scary, even "regular" cars make through. The are...More

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The town of Mount Shasta is a little odd. There's not much here. However, the volcano and forest surrounding it is simply wonderful! Great hikes, grew views, beautiful lakes to swim in. If you like hiking, camping, mountain climbing etc this is a wonderful place....More

Thank Rafael H
Reviewed 31 July 2017

There are many great places to be in that forest. One of our favorite hikes is going to Heart Lake. First you drive to Castle lake which is a beautiful lake in its own rite. Then you take a trail up almost 1000 feet to...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Find a place to park that looks good to you and stroll around with the kids listening to birds and be awed by the trees. During the winter, find nooks to sled on. Super fun and easy any time of year.

Thank Kristina M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We were fortunate to be able to visit the Shasta Trinity Forest again. This time it was spring (May 2017). It was so green out. Spring colors is definitely different than our visit in the Fall. Skies were blue. There is good hiking and recreational...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The trip along Hwy 89 takes you to the 3 waterfalls and they are really worth the trip. It is within 20 minutes of Mount Shasta. An easy drive and paved walking paths at the falls. Nice:)

3  Thank Kurt2120
Reviewed 18 December 2016

great hike if acclimatize. bring your base camp to 3000 feet for 2 nights and leave early on the day to go on the summit. not technical if you climb the last part of the summit from the north.

2  Thank Stephane_Roberge
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Sil S
12 August 2015|
Response from Miles R | Reviewed this property |
It is not difficult....about 5 hours on Highway 5 will take you to Mt Shasta City. There is a road from Mt Shasta city to the summit of Mt Shasta. If you want to climb the mountain there is a store that specializes in... More