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Mount Shasta  California   #9144
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range

Height: 4317 m -> 14163 feet
Prominence?: 2977 m above Scarface Pass
Line Parent?: North Palisade (574.5 km away, at bearing 145 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Whitney (633.6 km away)

Location:   41.40880,-122.19500     41:24:32, -122:11:42   10T 567282 4584452 (16 km E of Weed).   AreaCode: EM12/EB09
First Ascent: 1854 E.Pearce
Mount Shasta in Early Winter
This peak is #8 on the Height List for California . This peak is #2 in Prominence List for California .Mount Shasta is the second highest of the Cascade Volcanoes. Several glaciers are located high on the mountain. The standard summit route starts from the parking lot at Bunny Flat. A trail leads past a horse camp to a basin called Avalanche Gulch. The route continues through a rock band called Red Banks and up a snow slope known as Misery Hill to the summit plateau. The summit pinnacle is usually climbed from the west.

Trips within 1 km
43 2017.12.13 Mount Shasta - Avalanche Gulch in winter Serguei Okountsev
48 2006.08.15 Mt Shasta via the West Face Peter Malacarne
77 2004.09.09 Mount Shasta via the Avalanche Gulch Route Brad Braun
23 2002.08.20 Mount Shasta Climb O'Neill Thomas
51 1970.07.25 California Road Trip, the long Way to Mount Shasta Klaus Haring


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
26 Mount Shasta in Early Winter Ray Borbon
15 Red Banks - Mount Shasta Fred Touche
11 Aerial View of Mount Shasta Kevin Altheim
9 Start of Avalanche Gulch - Mount Shasta Fred Touche
8 Shasta and Shastina Kevin Altheim
7 Mount Shasta Serguei Okountsev

Placename Photos
12 Thumb Rock - Mount Shasta Fred Touche
10 Shastina - East Slopes Fred Touche
5 Vintage Aerial Photo of Shastina Mike Cleven