The Shasta-Trinity National Forest is located in the north center part of California.
Where is this Forest?


National Wildflowers Week - May 17 to 23, 2015

The Shasta-Trinity National Forest has several areas to view wildflowers. Here are a few you might wish to check out.

Recent News


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Accomplishments

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was an economic stimulus package enacted by the 111th United States Congress and signed into law on February 17, 2009, by President Barack Obama. Commonly referred to as the “Stimulus” or “Recovery” Act, it was an extraordinary response to a crisis unlike any since the Great Depression.

Travel Management News

The 2014 MVUMs remain in effect. Please help us make the maps better by providing information on the MVUM comment sheet. Comments received will be used in the preparation of a future version of the MVUM.

Free MVUMs showing 5,000+ miles of roads and trails currently open are now available. Public use of routes not on the maps is prohibited starting March 8, 2013. Enjoy your forest!!!


The excitement of being a climbing ranger

Photo of the face of Nick Meyer

Mt. Shasta Lead Climbing Ranger Nick Meyers relishes working with people and the dynamic nature of the job.


Mt. Shasta & Castle Crags Wilderness Climbing Ranger Report - 2014

Search, rescue, public assist = 10

Garbage packed out by rangers = 70 lbs

Warnings issued for failure to pay recreation fee = 10

2015 is International Year of Soils

The Natural Resource Conservation Service has joined groups across the world to celebrate the International Year of Soils in 2015.