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Shasta-Trinity National Forest

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Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
+1 916-926-4511
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What a beautiful area ! Wow, wow, wow ! This is the place to go for relaxation and solitude . We... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
dawsonmb5
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Dublin, California
Wonderful views of this stunning region

This forest is quite breathtaking and definitely worth a detour to go hiking. We visited in... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
halesbernicecrystal
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London, United Kingdom
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Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

What a beautiful area ! Wow, wow, wow ! This is the place to go for relaxation and solitude . We are still looking for our new home !

Thank dawsonmb5
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

This forest is quite breathtaking and definitely worth a detour to go hiking. We visited in November which honestly isn't the best month .. nonetheless, we experienced the grandeur of the trees, we could see the outline of ancient volcanoes through the clouds. Stop where...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the drive up to the ski park Nice roads and beautiful autumn colours in the trees Would love to come back in winter

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Reviewed September 26, 2017

Shasta Trinity NF is a large area in NorCal that affords numerous recreational opportunities…hunting, camping, fishing, boating, mountain climbing or just beautiful scenery while out driving around. The I-5 bisects a small portion of the NF, along with California 299. The National Forest also includes...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

We took this road from Eureka over to Redding. It is highway 299. It went through so many lovely areas. Lots of twists and turns and something to see all along the way. We stopped in Weaverville at a produce stand and got some amazing...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

I went to the Clear Creek area ... Well, the roads are really bad. Did you see commercials where off-road grade SUVs show off their greatness? This is probably one of those roads ... However, despite looking scary, even "regular" cars make through. The are...More

Thank heckfy
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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

The town of Mount Shasta is a little odd. There's not much here. However, the volcano and forest surrounding it is simply wonderful! Great hikes, grew views, beautiful lakes to swim in. If you like hiking, camping, mountain climbing etc this is a wonderful place....More

Thank Rafael H
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

There are many great places to be in that forest. One of our favorite hikes is going to Heart Lake. First you drive to Castle lake which is a beautiful lake in its own rite. Then you take a trail up almost 1000 feet to...More

Thank JohnYa5
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

Find a place to park that looks good to you and stroll around with the kids listening to birds and be awed by the trees. During the winter, find nooks to sled on. Super fun and easy any time of year.

Thank Kristina M
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Reviewed May 26, 2017

We were fortunate to be able to visit the Shasta Trinity Forest again. This time it was spring (May 2017). It was so green out. Spring colors is definitely different than our visit in the Fall. Skies were blue. There is good hiking and recreational...More

Thank mini
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NewPortRicheyJoye
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Response from heckfy | Reviewed this property |
no, not really. giant redwoods need foggy air, so they grow closer to the coast.
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Sil S
August 12, 2015|
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Response from Miles R | Reviewed this property |
It is not difficult....about 5 hours on Highway 5 will take you to Mt Shasta City. There is a road from Mt Shasta city to the summit of Mt Shasta. If you want to climb the mountain there is a store that specializes in... More
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