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Pretty, small lake near Mt. Shasta

I walked around this lake on a lovely, hot day in early September. I was even able to dip my feet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
Diverse recreation area

Lots to see and do around the lake. There is a trail around the lake that is great for running and... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2019
Peter R
Mount Shasta, California
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All reviews summer fun beach area paddle boards after a long day north shore fun swimming small store great view of mt snack bar beautiful hike i'd suggest entry fee shasta resort parking lot fish trail serenity
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I walked around this lake on a lovely, hot day in early September. I was even able to dip my feet in the water on the lake side where the narrow path slopes towards the water. I also hiked up the steep path towardscthecridge above...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Selma-voyager
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Lots to see and do around the lake. There is a trail around the lake that is great for running and walking although you will see some people riding there bikes during the summer time. There is parking and access to the trail along the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We were in the area in the off season, so it was pretty quiet. The lake was fairly low, and most of the lake has steep banks. The camp ground was closed for the season, but we were able to drive in to the lake...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 79patrickh
Reviewed 3 November 2018

My wife was painting Lake Siskiyou with Mt Shasta in the background during a bi-yearly Plein Air Oil Painting workshop given by local artist: Stefan Baumann. In the early morning hours Lake Siskiyou displays a good mirror effect reflecting Mt Shasta. About 10am as the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leonard C
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Air horn blaring ....music. Drums, early in the morning...not a very good experience if you have come to commune with nature...doesn’t matter if you are there to swim or to pleasure boat but others would just like to enjoy the serenity and the peace of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank pdvjr1
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We rented a boat and cruised around the lake at our own pace. The boat has a ladder so you can easily jump in the water, swim and come back up. Normally you would even see Mount Shasta from here but the many forest fires...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank M D
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Don't get me wrong... The lake is quite and peaceful at certain times of the year but in the summer it is the just the opposite of this...both times I have gone fishing and note this was around 6:30 in the morning...there were bongo drums,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank pdvjr2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Very enjoyable. You can fish, swim, paddle board, kayak. Lots of lake access to fish. Great view of Mt. Shasta. Great family picnic/gathering place.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We enjoyed just sitting watching the peacefulness of the water and the view of the pines across the lake. Also taking a walk along the pathways around the lake was pleasant too.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank bwgridley
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a stroll in peaceful surroundings:) gorgeous lake for fishing, boating and SUP. Enjoy the views of the mountain.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank PennyCampriello
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22 July 2018|
Response from PennyCampriello | Reviewed this property |
Not to view and enjoy the scenery... not sure about campsites.
Megan J
2 July 2018|
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Response from Dr_Nancy19 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, lake looks like its normal size.
Shemar M
25 June 2018|
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Response from gardenwayParkCity | Reviewed this property |
There is only one - unless you are looking at other lakes.