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.
Interstate 5, the major artery through central Siskiyou County connects the rural towns to California’s major freeway.
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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
local Siskiyou County airports (530) 842-8295
Greyhound Bus Terminal
Local (530) 938-4454
S.T.A.G.E. County Bus
Local (530) 842-8295