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Lake Shasta, California, June 2008, Brian Davis, Wakeboarding.

The town of Shasta Lake is situation on the south end of the lake, right at the dam with I-5 nearby. North of central Redding California, this lake gets tons of recreational traffic. Fishing, boating, water skiing, wakeboarding, water tubing, jet skiing, houseboating, hiking, mountain biking & camping are among the outdoor opportunities available. Gasoline, markets & several motels. Mountain biking, off-roading, kayaking, rafting, plus Lake Shasta Cavern!
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Shasta-Trinity Map
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Mt Shasta, Castle Crags
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Mount Shasta Wilderness
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Lassen Forest Map
elevation: 750' population: 9,008 zip code: 96019


Largest Reservoir in California with pines & oaks surrounding it; red dirt & granite shoreline; large recreation lake

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Shasta County
N of Redding
Hwy 151, off I-5



  • backpacking
  • boating
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Lake Shasta Cavern
  • mountain biking
  • Horseback Trails
  • Snow Skiing
  • HouseBoating
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Shasta Trinity National Forest
  • Shasta Lake NRA
  • Chappie Shasta OHV
  • Sacramento River
  • Pit River
  • McCloud River
  • Whiskeytown Lake
  • shasta lake campgrounds

    Bailey Cove Campground
    Nelson Point Campground - Lake Shasta
    Hirz Bay Campground
    Antlers Campground
    Dekkas Rock Group Camp
    Moore Creek Campground
    Ellery Creek Campground
    Pine Point Campground
    Hirz Mountain Lookout Tower

    tent camping

    Lake Shasta has 375 miles of shoreline! It's a big lake with plenty of arms (river canyons); big time recreational mountain lake. Some developed shores, but overall lotsa forest & hidden beaches.

    nearby towns:
    Douglas City
    local links:

    Shasta Lake Chamber of Commerce

    US Reclamation Bureau
    Oasis Fun Center

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