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Gorgeous for Oil Paintings

My wife was painting Lake Siskiyou with Mt Shasta in the background during a bi-yearly Plein Air... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leonard C
Chico, California
Excellent place to relax, swim or rent a boat

We rented a boat and cruised around the lake at our own pace. The boat has a ladder so you can... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Clemency, Luxembourg
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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

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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

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

1  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.

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.

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.

1  Thank PennyCampriello
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We hiked the whole Lake Siskiyou Trail. It is relatively flat and has a good amount of shade. The total hike was a bit long at almost 7 miles. This was with all the bridges in place. Sometimes they are not accessible which would add...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views and great picnic areas. We went on a Sunday afternoon in July and it wasn't the least bit crowded. Nice find!

1  Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Amazing place to chill out, do a gentle hike and see some amazing views! Spent a couple of hours here and it was amazing - busy by the beach area, but if you walk around the lake you can find areas where it is just...More

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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.