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Castle Lake Overlook

Intermediate

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0.8 mile 1.2 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 385' 117 m
Descent: -171' -52 m
High: 6,174' 1,882 m
Low: 5,793' 1,766 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 14% (8°)
Max Grade: 67% (34°)

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Aug 14, 2019
JP T
Jul 25, 2018
Brittany M
Apr 14, 2018
JP Reddy
Trail is covered with snow and from the lake beginning it is 2.2km to the summit. Exhilarating hike. 2.2mi

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#536

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#5,793

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Enjoy breathtaking Mt. Shasta views from above Castle Lake.
Jul 6, 2017 near Dunsmuir, CA
Heart Lake
Jul 29, 2017 near Dunsmuir, CA

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