11 days in Lassen Volcanic National Park & Susanville Itinerary

11 days in Lassen Volcanic National Park & Susanville Itinerary

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Lassen Volcanic National Park
— 8 nights
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Susanville
— 2 nights

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Lassen Volcanic National Park

— 8 nights
In Lassen Volcanic National Park, steaming volcanic mountains give way to alpine meadows filled with wildflowers and pristine mountain lakes.
Take a break from the city and head to McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park and Wild Horse Sanctuary. Get a sense of the local culture at Large Junk Art Sculptures and Fort Crook Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Old Station (Hat Creek Rim Overlook & Subway Cave) and Lake Almanor (in Chester). Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring nature at Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Juniper Lake, stroll through Warner Valley Trailhead, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lassen Peak , and take in the natural beauty of Cold Boiling Lake.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lassen Volcanic National Park vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Lassen Volcanic National Park. In May, daytime highs in Lassen Volcanic National Park are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Susanville.

Things to do in Lassen Volcanic National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Susanville

— 2 nights
Susanville is the county seat of Lassen County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at Westwood Museum, then trek along Biz Johnson Trail, and then try to win big at Diamond Mountain Casino.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Susanville online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Lassen Volcanic National Park to Susanville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Lassen Volcanic National Park in May, with highs in Susanville at 68°F and lows at 39°F.

Things to do in Susanville

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

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