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Goosenest Trail

Goosenest Trail

Goosenest Trail is a short but steep hike up the side of the Goosenest, an old volcano with a large crater and one of the finest summit views in the Mount Shasta area. A loop hike that goes to the top and loops its crater as well as looping around the base of the mountain using forest roads as well as trails. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Total Distance: 6.7 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

Elevation Gain: 1,197 feet

Season: Summer, Fall

Route Type: Loop


Photo Credit: Goosenest Trailhead on Google (Bill Jennings)

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