Recreation for Shasta Cascade

[ National Monument | National Park | National Recreation Area ]

National Monument

    Lava Beds National Monument
    P.O. Box 867
    Tule Lake, CA
    (530) 667-2282

    Volcanic eruptions on the Medicine Lake Shield Volcano have created an incredibly rugged landscape punctuated by cinder cones, lava flows, spatter cones, lava tube caves and pit craters.

National Park

    Lassen Volcanic National Park
    Mineral, Ca 96063
    Mineral, CA

    Active volcanism includes hot springs, steaming fumaroles, mud pots, and sulfurous vents.

National Recreation Area

    Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area
    P.O. Box 188
    Whiskeytown, CA
    (530) 246-1225

    Whiskeytown Unit, with its mountainous backcountry and large reservoir, provides a multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities as well as remains of buildings built during the Gold Rush.

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