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Downtown streets display Autumn colors in Shasta. The magnificent snow capped Mount Shasta sits as the backdrop to 'the city of Mt Shasta'. This spectacular area is very forested & has plenty lakes, streams & outdoor recreation. Lake Shasta & Mount Shasta are located north of the California Central Valley and is home to some of the best fishing in the state of California. Rock climbers, hikers and RV campers can enjoy Castle Crags Park too.
elevation: 3554'
population: 3,520
zip code: 96067


a valley w/ huge snow-capped mountain nearby

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Siskiyou County
N of Redding
off I-5 @ jct 89



  • boating
  • Biking & Rentals
  • camping
  • backpacking
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • kayaking
  • fishing
  • Horseback Trails
  • Snow Skiing
  • River Rafting
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Shasta National Forest
  • Trinity National Forest
  • Klamath National Forest
  • Castle Lake
  • Lake Siskiyou
  • Lake Shasta
  • Castle Crags State Park
  • Mt. Eddy Wilderness
  • Sacramento River
  • Mount Shasta City Park
  • Mt. Shasta Sisson Museum
  • Shasta River
  • description:
    City village of Mount Shasta serves the outdoor enthusiasts as well as the common tourists. From sport goods to coffee shops, cafes & small hotels, they probably have what you need. This location is a great overnight stop on your drive north, located just off Interstate 5.

    Mt Shasta Ranger Station
    USFS Visitors Center
    Shasta Trinity National Forest
    204 W Alma St
    Mt Shasta, CA 96067

    nearby towns:
    Fort Jones

    train crossing.. Mt. Shasta City..

    Smokey and friend at the PCT Trail Town Celebration

    Gateway Accesibility Trail

    our tent.. Horse Camp on Mount Shasta..


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