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Gems in Shasta and Cascades - 21

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gem Favorite Burney Falls

Burney Falls

(10) Burney, CA
gem Favorite Enjoy breathtaking Mt. Shasta views from above Castle Lake.

Castle Lake Overlook

(6) Dunsmuir, CA
gem Favorite Phantom Falls

Phantom Falls

(4) Oroville, CA
gem Favorite Lassen Peak.

Lassen Peak

(4) Shingle…, CA
gem Favorite Lassen Peak across the Cinder Cone crater

Cinder Cone

(4) Chester, CA
gem Favorite Grizzly Falls

Grizzly Lake

(2) Weaverv…, CA
gem Favorite Crystal Lines by Darren Marshall

Crystal Lake

(2) Chester, CA
gem Favorite Big Blue Lake

Big Blue Lake

(1) Fort Jones, CA
gem Favorite Evening light on Lassen Peak over Lake Helen.

Lake Helen

(1) Shingle…, CA
gem Favorite Lassen Peak across Manzanita Lake

Manzanita Lake

(1) Shingle…, CA
gem Favorite Looking southeast from the top of Prospect Peak, one can look into Cinder Cone below (center lower left). On the horizon are Red Cinder and Red CInder Cone (right center). Snag Lake (right) with Mt Hoffman nearby, behind it, are also seen.

Prospect Peak

(1) Chester, CA
gem Favorite A steam vent at the Sulphur Works.

Sulphur Works

(3) Shingle…, CA
gem Favorite Feather Falls

Feather Falls

(4) Berry C…, CA
gem Favorite Patterson Lake

Patterson Lake

(2) Alturas, CA
gem Favorite Towhead Lake

Towhead Lake

(3) Happy Camp, CA
gem Favorite View from the top of Mount Eddy.

Mount Eddy Summit

(3) Mount S…, CA
gem Favorite Looking up from the base of Kings Creek Falls.

Kings Creek Falls

(2) Chester, CA
gem Favorite Fleener Chimney. Good thing they have a guardrail...

Fleener Chimneys

(1) Tulelake, CA
gem Favorite Mill Creek Falls from an observation platform in the early spring.

Mill Creek Falls

(1) Shingle…, CA
gem Favorite Kings Creek cascades down steeply and swiftly as Kings Creek Cascades Foot Trail climbs the stairs next to the creek. Beautiful mountain views into the distance to the east here.

Kings Creek Cascades

(2) Chester, CA
gem Favorite Azalea Lake

Azalea Lake

(2) Happy Camp, CA

Recommended Routes in Shasta and Cascades - 34

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Favorite Great fall sky over South Side Trail
Intermediate

South Side Trail

14.7 mi 23.6 km 944' Up 287.63 m Up 946' Down 288.23 m Down

Susanville, CA
Favorite Fall color on Bizz Johnson Nat Rec Trail
Easy

Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail

26.3 mi 42.4 km 295' Up 89.82 m Up 1,349' Down 411.24 m Down

Westwood, CA
Favorite Warner Mountains
Easy

Modoc Line Rail Trail - Sage Hen

22.0 mi 35.3 km 224' Up 68.19 m Up 1,137' Down 346.56 m Down

Alturas, CA
Favorite Wildlife and the Modoc Plateau
Easy

Modoc Line Rail Trail - Snowstorm Canyon Segment

17.0 mi 27.3 km 954' Up 290.72 m Up 15' Down 4.49 m Down

Johnsto…, CA
Favorite Sunrise looking toward Thompson Peak and the Diamond Mountains from Modoc Line Rail Trail
Easy

Modoc Line Rail Trail - Viewland Segment

6.8 mi 11.0 km 462' Up 140.67 m Up 37' Down 11.4 m Down

Johnsto…, CA
Favorite Sierra Club Horse Camp in front of the cloudy summit of Mount Shasta
Intermediate

Mt. Shasta Horse Camp

3.5 mi 5.6 km 940' Up 286.56 m Up 940' Down 286.36 m Down

Mount S…, CA
Favorite Middle Falls McCloud River.
Easy/Intermediate

McCloud River Waterfalls

4.1 mi 6.5 km 302' Up 92.08 m Up 302' Down 92.09 m Down

McCloud, CA
Favorite View of Mt. Lassen (left) and the Chaos Crags (right).
Intermediate

Hat Creek Spattercone Trail

1.8 mi 2.9 km 253' Up 77.08 m Up 253' Down 77.06 m Down

Burney, CA
Favorite Lava field
Intermediate

Spatter Cone Loop Trail

4.2 mi 6.8 km 259' Up 79.06 m Up 259' Down 78.95 m Down

Burney, CA

Shasta and Cascades Running

  • 2,087 Miles 3,359 Kilometers of Trail
  • 34 Recommended Routes
  • 21 Gems Gems
  • 97 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 291 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 97 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Shasta and Cascades - 451

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135.2 mi 217.5 km #1PCT: Belden to Burney Falls State Park
Intermediate
Quincy, CA
Intermediate
Quincy, CA
84.0 mi 135.2 km #2PCT: Burney Falls State Park to Highway 5 (near Castle Crag)
Intermediate
Burney, CA
Intermediate
Burney, CA
100.6 mi 161.9 km #3PCT: Highway 5 to Etna Summit
Easy/Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
8.6 mi 13.9 km #4Heart Lake Trail
Intermediate
Shingletown, CA
Intermediate
Shingletown, CA
1.6 mi 2.6 km #5Osgood Ditch Trail #1276
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Junction, OR
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Junction, OR
2.4 mi 3.8 km #6Crags Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Dunsmuir, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Dunsmuir, CA
1.6 mi 2.5 km #7Root Creek Trail
Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km #8Rocky Pool Trail
Easy
Forest Ranch, CA
Easy
Forest Ranch, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #9Big Leaf Pool Trail
Easy
Magalia, CA
Easy
Magalia, CA
0.6 mi 1.0 km #10Subway Cave Interpretive Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Burney, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Burney, CA

Photos of Shasta and Cascades - 1,133

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Great view
Apr 3, 2015 near Susanville, CA
The sun sets over Diamond Lake on the Four Lakes Trail.
Jan 13, 2017 near Weaverv…, CA
Mount Shasta and Shastina
Sep 24, 2017 near Weed, CA
Sierra Club Horse Camp in front of the cloudy summit of Mount Shasta
Sep 30, 2017 near Mount S…, CA
Boulder Peak
Jan 2, 2018 near Fort Jones, CA
Indian Creek Falls.
Mar 29, 2022 near Greenville, CA
A wooden bench and interpretive sign appear at the first view of Indian Creek Falls.
Mar 31, 2022 near Greenville, CA
Stone steps descend the last bit of trail before reaching the creek's edge.
Mar 31, 2022 near Greenville, CA