New paper-back full color large format(10×10) backcountry skiing guide book for Lassen Volcanic National Park and Mount Shasta in northern California. Both areas offer epic backcountry skiing and often late into the season.
Mount Shasta is a visually striking volcano in Northern California, known for dominating the horizon from I-5, skiing Shasta offers offers a wide range of terrain for backcountry skiers, but the biggest draw are the epic continuous fall lines that plummet in every direction off this iconic volcano.
Lassen Volcanic National Park is a relatively quiet and less crowded destination compared to some other popular backcountry skiing areas in California. While the main draw is Lassen Peak, which holds skiable snow late into the summer, the surrounding peaks offer a wide variety of terrain including couloirs, bowls, glades and chutes.
This 100+ page book is dedicated to showing you the best ski descents on Mount Shasta and around the Lassen Volcanic National Park. Mount Shasta & Lassen Peak should be on every backcountry skier’s bucket list.
This backcountry skiing guidebook includes trailheads, access points, snowmobile routes, maps, ski routes, slope angle, vertical, mileage, and everything else you will need to plan your next backcountry ski trip into this mysterious, yet coveted area.
Includes high quality aerial photos of the following peaks:
Lassen Volcanic National Park
Ski Heil Peak
Mt Shasta Area
Mud Creek Glacier Peak
Peak 8881/Wagon bowl