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Lake Shasta Caverns

20359 Shasta Caverns Rd, Lakehead, CA 96051-9677
+1 530-238-2341
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Lake Shasta Caverns are a great place for learning

Lake Shasta Caverns are one of the top places to visit in the Mount Shasta area. What a tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wheaton, Illinois
This is a must see bucket list beauty

If you haven't seen the Lake Shasta Caverns in person you should pay for a tour. It is worth the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katie B
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“cave tour” (12 reviews)
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20359 Shasta Caverns Rd, Lakehead, CA 96051-9677
+1 530-238-2341
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Shasta Caverns are one of the top places to visit in the Mount Shasta area. What a tour! Definitely worth the time. It is a great place for children, though I would not recommend it for toddlers or very young children. The caverns were...More

Thank JV-NA-365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you haven't seen the Lake Shasta Caverns in person you should pay for a tour. It is worth the price and I think everyone should check it out. I had not seen it until the last year after growing up here and they are...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a great excursion to see beautiful caverns with rock formations millions of years old. It is less than two miles off of Interstate 5 (Exit 695). We were worried because we had a 27-foot Class C RV. The roads to get there are...More

1  Thank locn792
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is a nice cave to visit if you are in good shape. It is not much different from other caves, such as Lehman, Oregon Caves, or Lewis and Clark Caverns, but it is a nice diversion. WARNING: if you have trouble walking or climbing...More

1  Thank John_M154931
Reviewed 7 September 2017

These are some amazing caverns. I have driven by these countless times. We finally went to visit and we were not disappointed. Fun boat ride across the lake and exciting shuttle drive up mountain to caves. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Take the...More

Thank sethos1
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This truly was an amazing experience. Not just learning about the lake and seeing the beauty of the mountains and all, but of course the caverns. The tour is well worth the price. From the Ferry to the shuttle to the guide inside, everyone was...More

Thank Emmanuel B
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Well I visited here over the labor day weekend and I was not impressed that we were told it was a self-paced tour and that there would be guides in each room to explain things. SO basically you are on your own and when you...More

Thank ATLAS313
Reviewed 25 August 2017

the caverns were OK when compared to other caves I've been in but the boat ride & bus ride to the cavern made the total experience worth it the price & time

Thank run4fun2
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It's about a two hour time investment and $26.00 per person. Quite a bargain for a short boat ride across a beautiful big lake, a fun shuttle ride up the mountainside and one hours worth of exercise climbing up and down hundreds of stairs following...More

1  Thank ragsdad
Reviewed 17 August 2017

One of the must place to visit near Lake Shasta. It takes a pleasant boat ride and a bus ride to reach there. The guides explain the natural/chemical phenomenon happen there to create these beautiful formations.

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John I
14 August 2017|
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Response from tom h | Reviewed this property |
No you do not.
28 May 2017|
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Response from Edward P |
Dogs are not allowed.
3 April 2017|
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Response from HazeSingapore | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The vehicle is actually a school bus of sorts. I think you won't be able to strap on your car seat in any case.