How to Get Here

Mount Shasta, California

Drop by our visitor center at
300 Pine Street
Mt. Shasta, CA 96067

Mt. Shasta is located 60 miles north of Redding, and 60 miles south of the Oregon border, along Interstate 5. Pine-covered mountains surround our valley, with the snowy volcanic peak of Mt. Shasta towering 14,179 feet high above it. The elevation of the city of Mt. Shasta is 3500 feet and sloping upwards. The city limits are contained in an area of 3.4 square miles. The sphere of influence extends about 41 square miles and is surrounded by the Shasta Trinity National Forest.

Major Routes

Interstate 5, the major artery through central Siskiyou County connects the rural towns to California’s major freeway.


Amtrak   (800) 231-2222
Union Pacific (Freight Only)   (888) 870-8777
McCloud Railway (Freight Only)   (530) 964-2141

Airports serving our area

Redding, California (RDD)
United Express   (800) 241-6522
Horizon Air   (800) 547-9308

Medford, Oregon (MFR)
Administration   (541) 776-7222

Sacramento, California (SMF)
Administration   (916) 929-5411

General aviation:
local Siskiyou County airports   (530) 842-8295

Ground Transportation

Greyhound Bus Terminal
(800) 231-2222
Local   (530) 938-4454

S.T.A.G.E. County Bus
(800) 247-8243
Local   (530) 842-8295