For an alpine adventure, head to Mount Shasta. This Californian city is home to Mount Shasta, a well-known volcano in the state, that can be seen everywhere in downtown, towering in the background. Outdoorsy people come here to climb the volcano or enjoy activities like biking, fishing, and golfing.
The number one thing to do here is hike Mount Shasta. While it is possible to drive to the top, visitors can also enjoy the fresh mountain air up the trails, along with spectacular views. Other fantastic hiking trails can be found at Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
For water activities, head to Lake Siskiyou and go boatingon the lake or swim, kayak and paddle board. To learn more about the history of the region, Mount Shasta Sisson Museum is the place to be.
The best time to visit Mount Shasta for pleasant weather is during June, July, and August.
Located in the shadows of Mt Shasta mountain, the town of Mount Shasta is one of the fastest growing vacation destinations. By getting a vacation home in town or surrounding area, you can enjoy beautiful wildflower meadows, year-round snowfields and a vibe unlike anywhere else on earth.
With rugged terrain and a seasonal climate, Mount Shasta is the ideal location for the ultimate weekend away, or an even a longer stay, with a huge range of recreational activities for the whole family to take part in. Some activities in Shasta include bird watching, cycling, fishing, golfing, hiking, mountaineering, snow sports and much more. For those that are interested in the history of the area, head to the Mt. Shasta Sission Museum, located near the fish hatchery. The museum has permanent exhibits about the railroad and mountains, and well as changing exhibits in the events room.
The area offers a wide range of Mount Shasta vacation rentals for both vacationers and the passing traveler. Why not live the life of luxury in a lodge at Mount Shasta Resort, have a romantic weekend in a cute bed and breakfast or find the perfect selection of vacation rentals in the center of town? A Shasta vacation would not be the same without exploring the town center, with many dining options and enough shops to satisfy even the biggest shopaholic.
Located near the Oregon border in Northern California, the area is known for its stunning natural beauty. Scattered throughout the area's various terrain are thousands of miles of hiking and biking trails which are popular with visitors throughout the year. The mountain itself is a sight to behold, towering to an incredible 14,179 feet, it rises majestically from the ground in an almost perfect formation, and is on the bucket list for all serious mountaineers. You don’t have to be a climber to enjoy the landscape though, the town offers a large selection of outdoor activities such as easy paths along the McCloud River, world-class fly fishing and skiing most winters. For a truly great hike, you can enjoy the Castle Crags trails, which offer great views of the mountain and the Crags themselves. Alternatively, visit the Mt Shasta City Park and witness the headwaters of the Upper Sacramento River.
In order to explore the area, the best place to base yourself is in Shasta City itself. The city has a huge range of rentals including boutique hotels, Airbnb apartments, mountain lodges, and private house rentals to name a few. No matter your budget and preferences, you are a sure to find the corresponding vacation rental.
At AllTheRooms.com we have vacation rentals from all of your favorite providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Bed and Breakfast and many more. Mount Shasta has 323 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Mount Shasta can be affordable - the lowest price rental is available at $29 a night. The average price of a rental is generally $181 per night.
If you have to have an internet connection during your stay in Mount Shasta, then you can choose from over 183 places to stay that have WiFi internet. 17 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 11 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Mount Shasta by car, be sure to choose from 178 accommodations that provide parking. We track 4 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in one of 57 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
249 of the rentals in Mount Shasta have been rated by previous guests. They rated 77% as excellent or good. 97 places to stay in are instantly bookable.