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Gorgeious views.

We loved Mt. Shasta, especially the views of the mountain when the sun was out. We drove up to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rachel D
Travelers Rest, United States
One big Volcano

If you are driving on interstate 5 north of Redding California you cant miss see MT Shasta. It... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ronald C
Upland, California
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Reviewed 2 days 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 4 days 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 6 days 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

Thank risadelatierra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

1  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

2  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.

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

4  Thank Projournalist
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

How do you rate a huge volcano that is just ... huge! First, it has the volcano look, that always works in it is favor. Second, yes, you can hike the summit - if you are prepared and in good shape! Third, you are lucky...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Mount Shasta is a very picturesque mountain located just east of the I-5. There are numerous vantage points from which to see the mountain, the best being just north of Yreka, only accessible from southbound I-5. It was a clear and high cloud day the...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Unfortunately when we were visiting, we were not able to see the mountain itself from town due to smoke from the wildfires. However, once we got up higher on the highway, we were excited first of all to breathe fresh air and to finally be...More

3  Thank Chia2005
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Margielyn N
21 September 2017|
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Response from kpetiti21 | Reviewed this property |
honestly not sure
Margielyn N
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.
20 August 2017|
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Response from cheri a | Reviewed this property |
I guess my question to you would be what is it you would be doing at either location? Hiking, camping, sight seeing?? Both have great hiking and spectacular views. The Alps have a lot of high lakes that are beautiful as well... More