Mount Shasta

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mount Shasta a volcanic mountain peak in the Cascade Range in northern California (14,162 feet high)
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Usage

In literature:

Possibly a branch railroad may some time be built to the summit of Mount Shasta like the road on Mount Washington.
"Steep Trails" by John Muir
White men call the tepee Mount Shasta.
"Myths and Legends of California and the Old Southwest" by Katharine Berry Judson
American volcanoes: Mounts Baker, Rainier, St. Helens, Hood, and Shasta.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 430, March 29, 1884" by Various
Among the very early settlers in California was Pearson B. Redding, who lived on a ranch near Mount Shasta.
"A Backward Glance at Eighty" by Charles A. Murdock
As lone as God, and white as Winter moon, Mount Shasta's peak looks down on forest gloom.
"The California Birthday Book" by Various
But there was some accident, and they were wrecked near Mount Shasta.
"The Scarlet Plague" by Jack London
But high over gorge and wilderness, gleaming against the cold blue sky, towers Mount Shasta, the monarch of the Sierras.
"Shadows of Shasta" by Joaquin Miller
Regarding the volcanoes of the United States, Mount Shasta is one of the most interesting of them.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
Very large-sized tree, forming forests about the base of Mount Shasta.
"Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
The rocking-chairs were plying strenuously; but Amanda strode up and down in front of Mount Shasta and Lucretia Mott.
"Red Men and White" by Owen Wister
Nobody was going toward Mount Shasta with so much as a pack-mule.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 81, July, 1864" by Various
Thence to San Francisco we journeyed by rail over the majestic route which traverses the base of Mount Shasta.
"The Land of Nome" by Lanier McKee
This afternoon I am sitting on a glacial rock in the forest at the foot of Mount Shasta.
"Think" by Col. Wm. C. Hunter
MERRIAM, C. H. Results of a Biological Survey of Mount Shasta, California.
"Color Key to North American Birds" by Frank M. Chapman
Mount Shasta and the immense volcanic piles of the Cascades date from this period.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
And a little to the left he saw gleaming in the sun and almost overhead the everlasting snows of Mount Shasta.
"True Bear Stories" by Joaquin Miller
Look behind you; the sun is slowly sinking behind Mount Shasta, tired of the scene.
"Wigwam and War-path; Or the Royal Chief in Chains" by A. B. (Alfred Benjamin) Meacham
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In poetry:

Till Mount Shasta's breezes fan
The snowy peaks of Ta Sieue-Shan,--
Till Erie blends its waters blue
With the waves of Tung-Ting-Hu,--
Till deep Missouri lends its flow
To swell the rushing Hoang-Ho!
"At The Banquet To The Chinese Embassy" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

One fine spring day in 1875, John Muir hiked to the summit of Mount Shasta.
Irma Vorbeck is a certified etiquette consultant in Mount Shasta.
MOUNT SHASTA — This mountain town could one day host charging stations for electric vehicles as the California Energy Commission last week awarded $200,000 for a readiness plan for the region.
Federal drug authorities raided a pair of medical marijuana collectives in Anderson and Mount Shasta today, according the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Federal drug agents Wednesday raided a pair of medical marijuana collectives in Anderson and Mount Shasta .
With sparse crowds on closing day, this skier at the Mount Shasta Ski Park has a run all to himself.
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers.
MOUNT SHASTA — This mountain town could one day host charging stations for electric vehicles as the California Energy Commission last week awarded $200,000 for a readiness plan for the region.
Butterflies join hikers on Mount Shasta .
My husband and I just got back from four days camping near Mount Shasta .
The Goat Tavern in Mount Shasta.
On its website, The Goat Tavern of Mount Shasta describes itself as a watering hole for bohemians, mountaineers, fishermen, skiers, snowboarders, weekend bikers with no felonies (misdemeanors overlooked), and chimney sweeps.
Stores in Redding, Anderson, Mount Shasta and elsewhere will re-open next year as Popeye's Louisiana Kitchens.
Reno was born on May 7, 1928 in Mount Shasta.
Bruce Hillman , Mount Shasta.
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