Deer Mountain / Chuck Best Snowmobile Park

Area Status: Open
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Warming Hut Interior at Dee Mountain

Eight campsites and five picnic sites are popular in summer and the cozy warming hut and extensive system of groomed snowmobile trails attract snow enthusiasts in winter.  Volunteers from the Mt Shasta Sno-Mobilers Club are active on the forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Check the Trail Conditions Report for snow and grooming information.
Rentals & Guides: Snowmobile rentals are available on site from The Fun Factory.  For information and reservations call (530) 926-5387 or visit
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees No fee
Permit Info: Proper registration for all snowmobiles is required.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: Winter
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only in developed and congested areas. Camping limit 14 days.
Closest Towns: Weed
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service
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General Information


 Winter overnight parking for RVs available.  Watch overhead for low-hanging branches.


From I-5 in Weed, CA travel northwest on US Hwy 97 approx 17 miles to Forest Road 42N12/Deer Mtn Road/ Forest Road 19. Turn east approx 4 miles to the Deer Mountain Snowpark.

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Tri-Forest trails system includes over 250 miles of groomed trails.

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