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Lake Siskiyou, Mount Shasta

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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4.2/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Lake Siskiyou is a reservoir formed by Box Canyon Dam on the Sacramento River, in far northern California, near the town of Mount Shasta, California. It is the site of local recreation, as well as being used for watershed protection and flood control.Wagon Creek BridgeIn 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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  • Spent a lovely afternoon at the lake this week. The water was quite cool (as it is October), but refreshing and clean. A few stand-up paddlers, swimmers and boaters. Love this place!! 
  • Had a mens' retreat over the last weekend in September. The campground was about one third full. We stayed in a "cabin" that supposedly slept 6. Not quite. First, it was a mobile home. Second, it woul...  read more »
  • This is my go to stop on my frequent drives from San Francisco to Eugene. I'll buy a lunch at Trader Joe's when I start, and then have picnic at the lake. It's crazy busy in the summer up til Labour D...  read more »
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