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Shasta-Trinity National Forest

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Nice to drive through to get some different views of the mountain

Drove through several times to just do some sightseeing and get some different views of the... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Fort Myers, Florida
Picturesque Scenery for Art

We entered from the direction of McCloud, CA for the purpose of finding picturesque spots for Oil... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Leonard C
Chico, California
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Mount Shasta Ranger District, 204 West Alma, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Drove through several times to just do some sightseeing and get some different views of the mountain. We did love all the lavender growing wild everywhere. Always nice to see scenery that is different.

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

We entered from the direction of McCloud, CA for the purpose of finding picturesque spots for Oil Painting for an Artist Workshop. The distance from the city of Mount Shasta to McCloud is 12.7 miles via I-5S & CA-89, then another 5-10 miles east of...More

2  Thank Leonard C
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
Reviewed November 28, 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

1  Thank halesbernicecrystal
Reviewed October 18, 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

Thank TheHonBobBaldwin
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 15, 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

3  Thank tokanier
Reviewed August 8, 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

1  Thank heckfy
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
Reviewed July 30, 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

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November 29, 2017|
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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.
Sil S
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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