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Castle Lake Overlook

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Map Key

0.8

Miles

1.2

KM

Point to Point

6,174' 1,882 m

High

5,793' 1,766 m

Low

385' 117 m

Up

171' 52 m

Down

14%

Avg Grade (8°)

67%

Max Grade (34°)

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  4.7 from 9 votes

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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
Frozen Heart Lake from the trail to the Castle Lake overlook.
Nov 26, 2021 near Dunsmuir, CA
Frozen Heart Lake.
Nov 26, 2021 near Dunsmuir, CA

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Nov 26, 2021
Arto K
Jun 22, 2021
Yukiko Matsumoto
Feb 13, 2021
Jeremy Brady
Currently full on snowshoe weather. There are some individuals who made the hike in regular boots and were postholing a good portion of the way. 2.5mi
Aug 30, 2020
Morgan Swartz
Great little hike with a stunning view of Shasta
Aug 29, 2020
Benjamin Lefaudeux
Aug 14, 2019
JP T
Jul 25, 2018
Brittany M
Jul 2, 2018
Justin Boyer