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Lake Siskiyou, Mount Shasta

#2 of 7 in Parks in Mount Shasta
Lake Siskiyou is a reservoir formed by Box Canyon Dam on the Sacramento River, in far northern California, near the town of Azalea, California. It is the site of local recreation, as well as being used for watershed protection and flood control.
In Late 2010 a walking bridge over the wagon creek inlet was completed, finishing a trail that wraps around the entire lake. The cost of the bridge was $2.8 Million, funding was obtained from the McConnell Foundation, The State of California and federal stimulus funds. The McConnell Foundation also provided funds for the Sundial Bridge in Redding, California.
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  • No matter where you are when you're driving North, there is Mt. Shasta with snow even in the middle of the summer. The whole area is beautiful and very serene. Worth a trip.  more »
  • Many spots to be in the public or pretty secluded for swimming and camping, Awesome trail for an easy hike and beautiful views. The campground is clean and affordable, even has great accommodations in...  more »
  • Best lake for lounging
  • Great Lake with warm water and amazing view of Shasta Mountain. Has rental facilities and a few simple food options but can get crowded.

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