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Address: Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
Phone Number: 916-926-4511
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Amazing forest

The forest around the Mt Shasta are juts breath taking!!! the scenery is spectacular and the forest is so welcoming. Amazing place!

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2015
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Lima, Perú
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45 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The forest around the Mt Shasta are juts breath taking!!! the scenery is spectacular and the forest is so welcoming. Amazing place!

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Thank jaguarwirz
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

It is also near Shasta Lake. Beautiful area of NothernCalifornia. Lots to due for all ages and capabilities

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Thank pat b
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Drive up the mountain was exciting. With the drought and the heat there is less snow, but the view is gorgeous. You can drive up to about 8500 ft above sea level. The trails were well marked. Many people took the trail without paying (Shame on them). the alpine flowers were a joy to look at. Well maintained. I saw... More 

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Thank R A
Westerville, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

The park areas are well-labeled - the hiking ranges from easy to difficult - something for everyone. Don't miss it!

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Gold River, California
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

I spent my childhood in this national forest and the change of seasons are wonderful. It is very dry this summere so be carful while in the woodsl The spring and fall are my favorite seasons.Mt, Shasta city offers some nice places to eat....just follow the locals! A good place to fish around Dunsmuir in the spring and if you... More 

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Norfolk Island
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed a couple of visits to the Office in Alma Rd Mt Shasta. The Trail maps and information about the forest were immensely helpful during our time in the area. Staff were friendly and well informed. The garden outside was a treat as well in the Autumn foliage.

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La Pine, Oregon
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56 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We hiked up to Castle Dome - absolutely amazing!! Do it if you are some combination of: fit, determined, curious and awed by the natural environment. The hike takes most people about 4 hrs. with stops for amazing views near the top. Bring your own water in the summer.....1 Qt. per person.

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Fremont, California
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

The Shasta-Trinity National Forest is beautiful! The hiking trails are wonderful. Easy access for persons with disabilities to get to the lookouts. No entrance fees.

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Winnemucca, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Forest is absolutely gorgeous!! Fire personnel are working hard to make sure everything is as safe as possible - quite an undertaking - kudos to those hard working folks.... and thanks.

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Everywhere USA
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156 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The scenery in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest is some of the most spectacular in the world!! Hiking, kayaking, just standing in awe! It's all worthwhile!

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