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

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2016
surenmehta
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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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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 60 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 108 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 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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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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 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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