gem icon Castle Lake Overlook

2 votes

Overview

Past the beautiful Castle Lake and beyond the northern side of the humbler Heart Lake, one finds a rather remote cliffside path up to one of the most beautiful vistas overlooking the northeast and the remarkable Mt. Shasta. The run itself, starting from the Castle Lake trailhead, is about 3.5 miles to the lookout and back.

Short Run: The distance is 0.3 miles from Heart Lake. 41.223399, -122.387116*

*Description and access details will be updated once more information is obtained.

Gem Type: Viewpoint

Shared by:
wilson chun

0 Comments

Rate Gem


   Clear

5.0 from 2 votes


Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Nearby Trails

3.0 mi 4.8 km
Hidden Valley Route
Mount Shasta, CA
3.0 mi 4.8 km Mount Shasta, CA
All Clear
Update
Dry - Snow above Hidden Valley
25 days ago
Dunsmuir, CA
100.6 mi 161.9 km Dunsmuir, CA
Bad / Closed
Update
Recent fires in the area may have closed this trail. Please check first.
5 days ago
Burney, CA
84.0 mi 135.2 km Burney, CA
Unknown
Update
6.4 mi 10.4 km
Gateway Trail
Mount Shasta, CA
6.4 mi 10.4 km Mount Shasta, CA
Unknown
Update
5.2 mi 8.3 km
Black Butte Trail
Mount Shasta, CA
5.2 mi 8.3 km Mount Shasta, CA
All Clear
Update
Dry
24 days ago
Mount Shasta, CA
3.5 mi 5.6 km Mount Shasta, CA
All Clear
Update
Dry
25 days ago
6.9 mi 11.1 km
Lake Siskiyou Trail
Mount Shasta, CA
6.9 mi 11.1 km Mount Shasta, CA
All Clear
Update
Dry
79 days ago
Dunsmuir, CA
0.8 mi 1.2 km Dunsmuir, CA
All Clear
Update
Dry - not many trail markers and a trail is hard to determine at times
66 days ago
Dunsmuir, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km Dunsmuir, CA
Unknown
Update
Shared by wilson chun on Jul 6, 2017. All Page Views: 88. Last Month: 14.