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.
description: The small 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.