4 days in Mount Shasta & Crater Lake National Park Itinerary

4 days in Mount Shasta & Crater Lake National Park Itinerary

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Mount Shasta
— 2 nights
Drive
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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
Fly

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Mount Shasta

— 2 nights
Mount Shasta is a city in Siskiyou County, California, at about 3600ft above sea level on the flanks of Mount Shasta, a prominent northern California landmark. Castle Crags State Park has been added to your itinerary. Get outdoors at McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park and Lava Beds National Monument. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shasta-Trinity National Forest, get impressive views of Mount Shasta, and browse the exhibits of Mt. Shasta Sisson Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mount Shasta trip itinerary planner.

Calistoga to Mount Shasta is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Calistoga in October, things will get a bit cooler in Mount Shasta: highs are around 67°F and lows about 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Mount Shasta

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Crater Lake National Park

— 1 night
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
You've now added Crater Lake National Park to your itinerary. On the 19th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

Before you visit Crater Lake National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Mount Shasta to Crater Lake National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mount Shasta in October since evenings lows in Crater Lake National Park dip to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Nature · Parks
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