Current Conditions on Mt. Shasta & Latest Wildflower Report!

The mountain is still in prime condition for climbing and skiing! Last week we received over a foot of snow up high making conditions very good and continue through June.

Bunny Flat 6/16/2017

There is still snow at Bunny Flat. It’s melting but still good for skiing.

Avalanche Gulch

See all the climbers heading up Climber’s Gully up to Helen Lake. I took this picture Friday afternoon…and this is before the major crowds!

Bunny Flat Parking

For all you heading up over the weekend, limited parking. Plan ahead!

It’s already filling up for Friday Afternoon.

and the latest wildflower report…

Western Azaleas

These are just starting to bloom! Found them around 4,500 ft. in the Castle Lake area.

Rare Phantom Orchid

This unique orchid is in bloom right now and only grows in certain areas. Wanna see it, come on a tour!

Rock Penstemon

This is blooming on the lower slopes of Mt. Shasta.

Castle Lake

Castle Lake is melted out and ready for full on fun!

Until next time…Have a good one!

Happy May~Spring has Sprung!!!

What a spring it’s been so far!

We’ve had a little bit of everything~Here’s a few pictures from April…

Castle Lake Road

The first couple weeks in April, we received a bit of SNOW!

Middle Peak, Castle Lake

Faery Falls, Mt. Shasta

This high energy spot is one of the special places in our area. Check out my newly printed 2nd Edition with directions and information about Ney Springs and Faery Falls.

Top of Broadway, Mt. Shasta 9,400 ft.

Spring Chowder Powder!

Black Butte, Mt. Shasta

A Break in the Storm~up the ridge.

Mt. Shasta Alpenglow

and to end the month off right…

Lassen Peak Northside~The Devastated Area

It’s going off~Great Corn!

Mt. Shasta in the distance.

Manzanita Lake, Lassen Peak Reflection

May looks to be a great month with mostly warm temperatures.

I’m booking tours now for the summer months. Give me a call at 530-926-3250 or email at robin@mountshastaguide.com for more information.

Have a great one!