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8/27 - Headed inland on CA299 inland towards Redding, with a visit to the Shasta Dam.

8/28 - Lassen Volcanic National Park & Burney Falls.

Leaving the coast, we headed east on CA299.

Formed by the Whiskeytown Dam (1963).

Shasta State Historical Park. A ghost town from the Gold Rush.

Shasta Dam across the Sacramento River.

Construction started 1938 and completed 1945.

602ft/183m tall and 3,460ft/1,050m in length. 9th tallest in the US.

Shasta Lake is largest man-made lake in CA.

After overnighting in Redding, we visited Lassen Volcanic National Park next day.

Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Centre

Sulphur Works.

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:North America
Subcategory Detail:United States of America