Music By The Mountain, A Chamber Music Fest

What: Music By The Mountain chamber music festival When: Aug 21, 7:30 p.m. Where: Mt. Shasta Resort Highland Room 1000 Siskiyou Lake Boulevard Cost: $35 each, 2 for $65 Music by the Mountain, Mount Shasta’s annual festival of distinguished musical… Continue Reading

Feb. 24: ‘Avalanches, Wolverines, Lemurians: A Climbing Mt. Shasta Primer’

What: “Avalanches, Wolverines, and Lemurians: A Climbing Mt. Shasta Primer” at Turtle Bay When: Feb. 24, 6 to 9 p.m. Where: Turtle Bay Visitor Center Theater Cost: Members $3, nonmembers $5 Chris Carr, owner and operator of Shasta Mountain Guides,… Continue Reading


‘Gee,’ ‘Haw,’ ‘Arhra’: Sounds of the Siskiyou Sled Dog Races

Two expressions that racing sled dogs must learn from their musher: “Gee,” translation: “Turn right.” “Haw,” translation: “Turn left.” One canine expression that mushers must learn from their team of dogs: “Arhra, Arhra,” Alaskan Husky translation: “Hurry up, you son-of-a-bitch,”… Continue Reading