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3 Easy Steps for Planning a Shasta Lake Getaway on a Budget

3 Easy Steps for Planning a Shasta Lake Getaway on a Budget
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Everyone needs a vacation! But many people don’t take the time they deserve to fully unwind, simply because they worry about funds. But you don’t have to spend tons of money on a Shasta Lake getaway!

Shasta Lake Getaway

So if you are ready to get away from it all, and want to make sure that an upcoming vacation stays within your budget, consider these three easy steps that will allow you to enjoy a wonderfully decadent vacation without breaking the bank.

1. Start with a Houseboat

A houseboat is a great way to enjoy a fully relaxing vacation without spending excess funds on accommodations! Our Bridge Bay houseboats can accommodate up to 12 guests, so it’s easy to save money by splitting the costs among friends and family members.

Best of all, our houseboats are fully equipped with everything you’ll need to stay comfortable. From multiple sleeping areas to spacious decks, to kitchens that are fully stocked with everything you’ll need to get cooking, you’ll feel right at home without having to spend money on meals out, or multiple hotel rooms.

Tip: Save even more by bringing along favorite dishes and meals that can please and feed a crowd! There’s ample room to pack pre-made meals onboard our Bridge Bay houseboats.

2. Book Your Vacation in the Offseason

The offseason is a great time to explore Shasta Lake! The summertime crowds have disappeared, the air and water temperatures are cool and comfortable, and the landscape is stunning with springtime blooms or fall foliage.

Best of all, because houseboat rental rates are seasonal, you’ll enjoy extra savings when you book your houseboating vacation in these value season months.

Tip: Remember that booking your vacation is easy, and can be done online with just a few clicks! View our houseboats and make your reservation at

3. Find Endless Fun (And Free!) Things to Do

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to have fun when you vacation in a naturally scenic destination like Shasta Lake! Unlike amusement parks, there are plenty of engaging things to see at Shasta Lake that don’t cost a dime.

Spend your sunny days fishing, swimming, hiking, or splashing around, and your evenings enjoying a campfire along Shasta Lake’s 370 miles of shoreline, or just lounging on your houseboat deck admiring the stars.

You’ll find having a great and relaxing time is a budget-friendly breeze at Shasta lake with:

  • Miles of nature trails
  • Endless open waters to explore
  • Plenty of ways to enjoy Northern California’s great outdoors

Many newcomers to Shasta Lake are surprised how easy and affordable it is to enjoy this world-renowned destination.

An affordable vacation is always in reach at Shasta Lake with:

  • Spacious accommodations
  • Miles of room to roam
  • Everything you need on board your houseboat

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Explore your options, connect with your family and friends, and make sure you take the well-deserved vacation you need by reserving your getaway now with Bridge Bay Marina!

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