Adventures in Mt. Shasta

Epic adventures in California's real north

Mount Shasta Adventures

Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta, a majestic stratovolcano in Northern California, is the state's second-highest peak. Towering at 14,179 feet, it captivates with its snow-capped summit and lush alpine surroundings. A sacred site for indigenous tribes, it's a haven for hikers, climbers and seekers of natural beauty and spiritual resonance.

Mount Shasta Ski Park

Mount Shasta Ski Park is a premier winter sports destination. Nestled near the towering Mount Shasta, it offers a range of ski and snowboard trails for all levels. With stunning alpine scenery and modern amenities, it's a haven for snow enthusiasts seeking adventure and breathtaking views.

McCloud Falls

McCloud Falls, nestled in California's Shasta-Trinity National Forest, is a trio of captivating waterfalls: Lower, Middle, and Upper Falls. Surrounded by ancient forests, the falls offer serene trails, swimming opportunities, and vibrant wildlife. This natural wonder provides a tranquil escape, perfect for nature lovers and photographers alike.

Lake Siskiyou

Lake Siskiyou is a stunning mountain reservoir nestled in the shadow of majestic Mount Shasta. Surrounded by lush forests, it offers a range of outdoor activities like fishing, kayaking and hiking. With its clear waters and scenic vistas, it's a haven for nature enthusiasts and a perfect spot for relaxation.

Castle Lake

Castle Lake is a pristine alpine lake situated at the base of towering Mount Shasta. Known for its crystalline waters and panoramic mountain views, it's a popular destination for hiking, swimming and fishing. Surrounded by lush wilderness, it offers a serene retreat for outdoor enthusiasts.

Mount Shasta City Park

Mount Shasta City Park is a scenic gem at the foot of the iconic Mount Shasta as well as the headwaters of the Sacramento River. This lush park offers picturesque trails, picnic areas and a disc golf course amidst towering trees. With its stunning views and tranquil ambiance, it's a haven for nature lovers and families alike.

Mount Shasta Museum

The Mount Shasta Museum celebrates the rich history and culture of the region surrounding the iconic Mount Shasta. Exhibits showcase Native American heritage, early settlers and local industries. This small but informative museum offers a fascinating glimpse into the area's past, making it a must-visit for history enthusiasts.

Faery Falls

Faery Falls is a hidden gem in the wilderness. Accessible via a scenic hike, this enchanting waterfall offers a tranquil oasis amidst lush forests. The cascading waters and serene surroundings create a magical atmosphere, making it a must-visit for nature lovers seeking a peaceful escape.

Mount Shasta Golf Course

Mount Shasta Golf Course offers a picturesque golf experience against the backdrop of the iconic Mount Shasta. This well-maintained course features lush fairways and challenging greens, providing an enjoyable round for players of all levels.

Black Butte

Black Butte is a striking volcanic formation near Mount Shasta. Its distinctive dark lava rock stands out against the landscape. A popular hiking destination, it offers panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness and majestic peaks, making it a must-visit for outdoor enthusiasts and nature admirers.

Mount Eddy

Mount Eddy is the highest peak in the Trinity Mountains. Part of the Trinity Divide, it boasts spectacular vistas of the Shasta Valley and nearby peaks, including Mount Shasta. Hiking trails lead through lush alpine meadows, offering a pristine wilderness experience for avid hikers and nature enthusiasts.

Hedge Creek Falls

Hidden gem offering a tranquil escape into nature. A short, scenic hike leads to this 30-foot waterfall, where visitors can enjoy the refreshing mist and the lush surroundings. The waterfall cascades into a shallow pool, creating a serene atmosphere perfect for relaxation and reflection. Hedge Creek Falls is easily accessible, making it a popular destination for nature lovers and hikers of all skill levels.

Castle Crags State Park

Offers several hiking trails with varying difficulty levels, including the Crags Trail, which leads to breathtaking views of the granite spires.

Mossbrae Falls Trail

A popular hike leading to the beautiful Mossbrae Falls. Please note that this trail is technically on private land, and hikers have, at times, been cited for trespassing.

Tauhindauli Park

A picturesque community park offering a range of recreational opportunities for visitors of all ages. The Park features lush green spaces, picnic areas with tables and grills, a playground for children, and scenic views of the surrounding mountains. Tauhindauli Park is a popular spot for family outings, picnics, and leisurely walks. Its peaceful ambiance and beautiful natural setting make it a delightful destination for locals and tourists alike.

Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens

A peaceful oasis showcasing a variety of plants and flowers native to the region. Stroll along meandering paths, admire the vibrant colors, and enjoy the serene atmosphere, perfect for a relaxing nature walk.

Food & Drink

Mount Shasta Food & Drink

Pipeline Craft Taps & Kitchen

Immensely popular gastro pub and craft beer bar with some of the best burgers, salads and sandwiches in Mount Shasta. High-energy vibe with indoor and outdoor seating.

Sparky’s Landing

Charming local restaurant offering a diverse menu for lunch and dinner. Pastas, pizzas, salads and much more. Delicious cuisine, warm atmosphere and attentive service create a delightful dining experience.

Yaks Shack

A charming corner coffee shop offering exceptional brews and delicious meals. Cozy atmosphere, friendly service, and a perfect spot for breakfast or lunch gatherings.

Alua’s Thrive Bar

Nourishing superfood cafe with a diverse menu of nutrient-rich meals. Vibrant, health-conscious atmosphere for guilt-free indulgence and balanced nutrition.

Poncho & Lefkowitz

Mashup of sausage house and quaint Mexican street food shack. Serves tacos, quesadillas, sausages, bratwurst and more. Vibrant, casual atmosphere for great taste on-the-go.

Mount Shasta Supermarket

Local grocery store with fresh produce, pantry staples, and friendly service, plus delicious, made-to-order sandwiches. A one-stop shop for everyday needs in Mount Shasta.

Dunsmuir Food & Drink

Yaks on the 5

Yaks on the 5 is a beloved local diner offering a wide range of hearty breakfast and lunch options. Known for its friendly service, cozy atmosphere and epic burgers.

Café Maddalena

Café Maddalena is a charming eatery known for its warm atmosphere and delectable Italian-inspired dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients. The menu is complemented by a curated wine list and delightful desserts.

Dunsmuir Brewery Works

Dunsmuir Brewery Works is a vibrant brewpub serving handcrafted beers brewed on-site, ranging from IPAs to stouts. The brewery offers a casual and inviting atmosphere, perfect for enjoying a pint with friends. Their menu features delicious pub-style food, and live music events are frequently hosted.

Bee Kind Café

Bee Kind Café, the newest spot in town, offers artisanal coffee, sweet treats and breakfast items. A visit is highly recommended!

Burger Barn

The Burger Barn is a local favorite known for its tasty burgers made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. The menu also features other comfort foods like sandwiches, salads, and milkshakes.

The Wheelhouse

The Wheelhouse is a cozy restaurant offering a variety of comfort foods and classic American dishes. Known for its friendly service and laid-back atmosphere, it's a great spot for a casual meal with friends or family.

Dunsmuir Supermarket

Local grocery store with fresh produce, pantry staples, and friendly service, plus delicious, made-to-order sandwiches. A one-stop shop for everyday needs in Dunsmuir.

Fly Fishing

Ted Fay Fly Shop

An idyllic pastime, fly fishing is a wondrous way to explore nature and find yourself. We are ideally located with convenient access to every major fishing spot in the region, including the Upper Sacramento River, McCloud River, Lake Siskiyou and beyond.

As a starting point for any fishing experience, we recommend that our guests connect with Bob Grace, owner of the legendary Ted Fay Fly Shop just a few minutes away from our sister property, The Angler Lodge. Bob can introduce our guests to fishing guides, provide fishing licenses, and help ensure our guests are in compliance with local fishing regulations. Bob’s unmatched knowledge and humor are well worth the visit!

Phone: (530) 235-2969