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Lake Siskiyou, Mount Shasta

Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
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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  • Beautiful lake with a perfect view of Mount Shasta. We got a little confused and since we'd never been here and GPS was acting weird we ended up the wrong side of the lake for the mountain views...  more »
  • A forested trail goes all around the lake. Plenty of people were enjoying the water and fishing. Kids were jumping from the pedestrian bridge into the lake. The slope from the trail to the lake...  more »
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  • 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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