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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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Beautiful Shasta- Trininty National Forest with Lots of Things to Do and Enjoy

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Fremont, California
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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 stars 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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Wilmington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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Federal Way, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

... while all the amenities are a couple hours away, if you get tired of camping and want a nice meal. I love the streams and the lakes and the forests and the rugged mountains that seem to go on forever. This is my dream of escape. Come visit. Stay in one of the nearby small towns - full of... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Yet another GREAT National Forest! The drive up to Mt Shasta is wonderful. Nicely maintained paved road. The trees are magnificent. Many great trails. Friendly patrons. Amazing vistas. A very pleasant day spent in the majesty of nature. I hope to return to camp.

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Trondheim, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

I drove through on the 299 and really enjoyed myself. The river is gorgeous and I had to stop all the time to take photos. I'll visit this area again

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Lima, Perú
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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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