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Address: Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
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I hike up to the summit in late september from clear creek

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 17, 2016
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 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.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

I am in awe of this beautiful place. The trails are easy to see and the surroundings are spectacular. The waterfalls are a feast for the eyes and soul. I like that you can drive to the upper, lower and other points in between. Picnic tables and places to sit are a nice touch. Also, thanks for the well stocked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

This is the place to get lost in the big trees and waterfalls. A must for all the over stressed lives we lead. Get there and happy birthday to our Parks They are what makes American Beautiful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Amazing nature site. Serene, surreal, magical! However, quite a few rules which limit one's experience.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

We have been to the Shasta-Trinity National Forest many times. The area is 2,210,485 acres. There are several different types of trees. For example there are pines which include several types such as sugar, ponderosa, foothill, knobcone, foxtail, and lodgepole pines. There are also fir, cedar, spruce, several types of oak, maple, cottonwood, aspen, madrone, dogwood, and other types of... More 

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Mount Shasta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I live here but often stop in to get information on specific trails and to get answers about specific regional questions. I have spoken to Don a few times - he knows the mountain and this area like no one else. All the rangers here actually get out and walk the trails and know what they are like in different... More 

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Drove through it when in mount Shasta , beautiful all along drive , went to one water fall to (not able to Recall name)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We drove from downtown Mt. Shasta to the top of the mountain (7000 ft. Elevation) where the trail head is to get to the summit. It was such a cool drive. The scenic overlooks were breath taking. There isn't a soul out there. Pristine Forrest surround you and you feel really connected with nature. I enjoyed being so up close... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

The drive through here on Interstate 5 is awesome. There are many roads that go off into the forest; great for exploring. But even if you stay on Interstate 5 you won't be disappointed. The best views of Mt. Shasta are heading south from Yreka.

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Tehachapi, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

Beautiful forest. There are trees all over the place. Even after the Cali drought it looks as if the forest was untouched. I highly recommend it.

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