- Berry Creek
- Eagle Lake
- Fall River Mills
- Hat Creek
- Lake Almanor, Chester
- Lake Almanor, East Shore
- Lake Almanor, Hamilton Branch
- Lake Almanor, Lake Almanor Peninsula
- Lake Almanor, Lake Almanor West
- Lake Almanor, Peninsula Village
- Lake Almanor, Prattville
- Lake Oroville
- - Oroville
- Montgomery Creek
- Mount Lassen
- - Lassen Park
- - Manton Valley
- - Mineral
- Mount Shasta
- Portola, Grizzly Ranch
- Red Bluff
- Shasta Lake
- - Lakehead
This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Shasta Cascade reviews
"As other's have noted, this is a nice house very convenient to Lassen Volcanic National Park. We stayed there four days and went to the park easily each day. It's a good house for kids since it's all on one floor, has games to play and is pretty well child proofed already.d There is cable TV and wifi to entertain you in the evenings. There is also a firepit outside and a working wood stove inside. We didn't use the deck, but there is a nice one in front with an eating area and a hammock. The front yard has a small grassy area and plenty of parking. Across the street is a small pond and a big field for playing ball games on. The road is very quiet and while there are houses next door on each side, we didn't see or hear anyone when we there. There is a small grocery store about 10 miles away in Shingletown that has a surprising selection. If you are coming from the bay area, there is a big Safeway in Anderson close to where you get off I5. The kitchen is pretty well stocked for the kinds of meals you are likely cooking on vacation. Having laundry is convenient too. The master bedroom is on the other side of the house from the other two, which is good if you want the privacy, but maybe an issue if you have small kids and want to be right next to their rooms. We liked it!"Guest: Peter M. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 9, 2014View listing
"We had a wonderful stay in Chico and enjoyed staying in the unit. The kitchen was inviting and fully stocked with the items we needed.. Just gazing out all the windows at the spring weather and the beautiful gardens was a pleasure. We were busy all week but still had time to walk across the street to Bidwell Park for an enjoyable walks. The owners were accommodating and gave us plenty of privacy.. The only drawback was freeway noise from the kitchen and the bath. Once in the living /sleeping area the noise was not a problem. Once the sound wall on the freeway is completed the property should be rated excellent .. We would definitely recommend the unit.."Guest: Michael B. Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 21, 2014View listing
"just spent an idyllic 5 days at Dave's cabin in the woods, and it could not have been much better! The cabin is very modern and comfortable, great beds, awesome views from the patio, kitchen, and master bedroom. Hammond Ranch is a close-in yet far away location with beautiful meadows and views of the Eddys and Mt Shasta. We went with plans to hike, swim in mountain lakes, run, kayak, eat every meal outside, watch movies (on a very nice TV, with a great selection of movies, BTW), spend time outdoors without other people nearby, and we were able to do every bit of that! Dave was a very helpful and friendly host (offered rafts for floating), but mostly stayed completely out of our way, and respected our peace and quiet. The upstairs master suite could easily accommodate an air bed, it is so spacious, and the kitchen has every gourmet appliance you could want (espresso machine, tea kettle, food processor, etc). The quiet, and the views of Mt Shasta are incredible. Thanks Dave for a great escape; we will be back!"Guest: mcbois Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 27, 2014View listing
"If you are looking for a great place on Hat Creek, this is the spot. Very accommodating hosts and a well outfitted cabin. Highly recommend!"Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 7, 2014View listing
Shasta Cascade Travel Tips
The Shasta Cascades with Northern California Vacation Rentals
California is a state with diverse terrain. While the desert dominates Southern California, the mountain peaks and deep azure lakes of Northern California beckon to the outdoor enthusiasts. Lake Tahoe resides on the border between California and Nevada. It is usually an ideal destination for vacationers yet there is some place that offers even more. The Shasta Cascades of Northern California is considered a secret rendezvous for vacationers. Its pristine lakes, winter wonderland mountains, and Northern California cabins make for the perfect getaway. These cabins offer you kitchens, privacy, and adventure. With VRBO, you can choose from numerous Northern California vacation rentals to spend your trip enjoying the fruits California has to offer. Whether you want backcountry drives or a journey on world-class rivers, you have it all in the Shasta Cascades.
Driving to the Shasta Region
The Cascades are located in the northeastern or north-central region of California. There are sections of the mountain range which will border Oregon and Nevada, as well as the Central Valley. The main focus is that of Mount Shasta lying near the Trinity Alps. Interstate 5 is the most direct route to your luxury Northern California cabins if you are entering from the north or south. If you are originating from Nevada, there is Interstate 80 that takes you to Interstate 5, or highways 299 or 395 that will bring you into Mount Shasta lodging and the Cascades.
Historical Notes About Northern California
Travel in the earlier centuries was not as easy as our highways are today which is perhaps why Northern California in the early 19th century was little known. The Shasta Cascades had very few people traveling along the Siskiyou Trail from Oregon or from the San Francisco Bay area to reach the mountains. The first non-Native Americans to travel through the mountain peaks were the British and American fur trappers. The Spanish are said to have visited sometime around 1820. This early history was what eventually sparked the 1851 discovery of gold. Prospectors from the Gold Rush moved up the rivers searching for gold, creating settlements like Old Shasta, Portuguese Flat, Upper Soda Springs, and Weaverville.
Shasta State Historic Park is one place you may want to visit from your Northern California lodging. It makes for a wonderful day trip where you can backpack through the mountains, picnic around rivers, and learn about the mining town. The town once had 2,500 residents including miners and gamblers. If you do visit the historical park, you will need to step into the Old Courthouse which contains a number of relics from the Gold Rush. It also has 100 years of California Art depicting the region.
The Shasta Cascades offer Weaverville Joss House State Historic Park, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, and Lassen Volcanic National Park. These three locations provide an abundance of history about the region and its people which is worth learning.
Lassen Peak and its Geological Significance
Northern California, especially the Trinity Alps and Cascade Range, is more about the outdoor adventures one can have than shopping and restaurants. The Northern California vacation rentals make it easy to make all your meals at home. With day hikes, you can picnic in a new area every day, watching the birds and wildlife. You can also enjoy lunch at your Northern California cabins and then participate in a range of activities, such as shorter hikes, whitewater rafting, and winter skiing. Lassen Peak lodging is perhaps one place you might like to view, whether it is from your cabin or along the trails that take you towards the top.
Lassen Peak or Mount Lassen is the southernmost active volcano. It is part of the Volcanic Arc that stretches from British Columbia. Lassen is 2,000 feet above sea level with a volume of a half-cubic mile. This makes it one of the grandest lava domes on planet Earth. Lassen is still active, and its last eruption occurred on May 22, 1915, devastating the area around it.
Dining in Mount Shasta and Weaverville
Often on vacation we do not feel like cooking our meals, even though our budget might demand it. If there are times you might like to dine out while in Northern California, you have the Best Western Tree House Motor Inn, Jack’s Grill, and C.R. Gibbs American Grille.