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Climbing to the summit is challenging, but worth it

If you want to climb the summit, it is a two day trek, as you have to camp up on the mountain so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Townsville, Australia
Great views

You can drive to the summit of the mountain up a long winding road. Views down into the valley... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Mount Shasta, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to climb the summit, it is a two day trek, as you have to camp up on the mountain so that you can make the summit in time. You will require full snow gear, including crampons, which can be rented in town....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can drive to the summit of the mountain up a long winding road. Views down into the valley below.

1  Thank palane52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drive as far as you can towards Panther Meadows then park and walk. It is a fabulous experience to walk in the snow, Mount Shasta appearing magically between the snow-covered pine trees. The scenery is breathtaking on both sides, with views of the valley opposite...More

1  Thank halesbernicecrystal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved Mt. Shasta, especially the views of the mountain when the sun was out. We drove up to above the snow line and it was a fantastic drive.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are driving on interstate 5 north of Redding California you cant miss see MT Shasta. It seems to be always covered with Snow.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mount Shasta is the root chakra of the earth. I visited with friends in the middle of the night on the way up to Oregon for the eclipse in the summer and we parked at panther meadow and hiked a bit up and laid in...More

2  Thank risadelatierra
Reviewed 6 November 2017

1986 and 1989 to the top of this wonderful hill. I am in left in both shots. Too old to do this now. Shasta is magical.

2  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We only had a couple of hours to spend on the area and drove the Everitt Memorial Highway to the base of Mount Shasta. Since we were short on time, we only hiked Panther Meadows. It is an easy trail and packs in a lot...More

4  Thank pamelamurphy180
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We hiked at the base. We did not see or hear any animals or birds which was a bit odd. Beautiful views.

1  Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Visiting Mt. Shasta doesn't involve a lot. It's a simple drive up a well-paved road toward the summit. But take the time to pause and observe the mountain from several vantage points before you get close; you'll appreciate the climb even more when you get...More

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12 December 2017|
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Response from Aprilfoolizzy | Reviewed this property |
Do you have snow tires and or chains? Going over the hill into Oregon is steep. Right now it's not snowing, but check before you go. Bring the chains, they charge a lot up there. Mount Shasta is fine right now, they are... More
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21 September 2017|
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Response from CatherineL270 | Reviewed this property |
We had a SUV, not 4-wheel drive; did not experience any problems.
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21 September 2017|
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Response from Osnat G | Reviewed this property |
you can see the mountain from every point. But you must feel the atmospire there.