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Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta Ski Resort Guide

Mount Shasta, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Resort Height1,680m5,512ft
 Nearest AirportChico Muni
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Mount Shasta

California's newest winter spoorts resort features state of the art technology in a friendly, affordable and pristine environment.

Summary

The American ski resort of Mount Shasta is at an altitude of 1,680m5,512ft.

Mount Shasta has direct access to 31 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,680m5,512ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,100m6,890ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Mount Shasta offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mount Shasta?

The next notable snow forecast is 16cm6in, expected on 25 April, with around 31cm12in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Mount Shasta Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 8 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
10
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 7 
Cross Country
Total Length
25km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Mount Shasta Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Lowest Piste1,680m5,512ft
Resort Altitude (Mount Shasta)1,680m5,512ft
Max Vertical420m1,378ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mount Shasta
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Mount Shasta Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Mount Shasta is 2km1 miles long.

Snowboarding

Half pipe is natural - Coyote Gulch

Location and Map

Where is Mount Shasta?

This ski resort is in Siskiyou, California, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mount Shasta is Chico Muni, 141 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 20 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Mount Shasta open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Mount Shasta, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Mount Shasta Tourist Office for the latest.

Mount Shasta