Grey Butte Trail
Grey Butte Trail is a short, but scenic trail that goes through beautiful meadows and a hemlock grove before it reaches Artist Point. Artist Point is one of the best vistas in the Mount Shasta region.
Distance: 2.4 miles
Elevation Gain: 600 feet
Route Type: Out & Back
Directions:From I-5, take the Central Mount Shasta exit. Merge onto Lake St. and head east for 1 mile, passing through the intersection with Mount Shasta Blvd. As the road bends to the north, continue onto Washington Street for 0.1 miles before continuing onto Everitt Memorial Highway. Once on this road, continue for about 12.5 miles to the Panther Meadow Campground for the Panther Meadow trailhead.
Highlights: Beautiful wild flowers when in season, gorgeous views of Mount Shasta
Photo Credit: Hike Mt. Shasta – Grey Butte Trail (Bubba Suess)