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Created in 1989, Mount Shasta Trail Association provides inspiring outdoor experiences, advances appreciation of the beauty of the Mount Shasta area, and assists in educating the public in environmentally sound stewardship.

MSTA is a California Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation. We build trails, advocate for more access to trails and trail protection, and work to conserve the natural beauty of our area. In addition, we offer a selection of resources to aid newcomers and experienced hikers alike.

Latest News

Mt. Shasta Trail Run June 20, 2020

Ryan Spitz of Shasta Trail Runs has been forced to cancel several running events recently, but is moving forward with this big race in MS on June 20. In addition, he is naming the Mount Shasta Trail Association as the beneficiary…
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Spring Hill Cleanup 5 30 20

On Saturday, May 30, the Boy Scouts partnered with MSTA to trim and clean up the Spring Hill Trailhead. About 30 volunteers showed, including more than 20 Boy Scouts and their leaders/fathers. Everyone worked really hard and whipped the place into…
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Mount Shasta Trail Association creates new trails in the Mount Shasta area, maintains existing ones, and helps conserve the natural resources that make these trails such an attraction. We also advocate for preserving and expanding access to local hiking, biking and equestrian trails.

Want to help? Support the MSTA with a donation. You can also subscribe to our email list to be notified of Trail Team volunteer opportunities, MSTA news and other updates: