Don't miss these hot-spots!

Sandy Creek Mining Sluice:

Young spelunkers love sluicing for gemstones in our gemstone sluice box. There's no better way to snag and identify gems and fossils while working in the trough.


Some gemstones your child will find include quartz, peridot, ruby, sapphire, moon stone, and emeralds.


Rock Box:

Give your young caver the adventure of a lifetime. Our Rock Box features a 6-foot climbing wall, tunnel, climbing rock and tree house carved of oak.


Picnic area:

Feel free to bring your lunch and enjoy the cool lakeside setting of our picnic area. Refreshments are available in our snack bar.


Snack Bar and Store:

Refresh your thirst and grab an old-fashioned hot dog. You can also grab some fun mementos.


Other activities:

You'll enjoy our catamaran rental program for groups. Take the boat for a stroll on the lake on a warm summer evening.


On our premises

Grab your own fossil bag in our gift shop!

Visiting Lake Shasta Caverns National Natural Landmark is a fun experience for your whole family. Take a ride through our sparkling lake and experience a beautiful underground natural formation. You're sure to love your day in the great outdoors.

Make a Day of Your Trip

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Lakehead, Ca