Summit Lake, Lassen Volcanic National Park

#12 of 15 in Nature in Lassen Volcanic National Park
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Summit Lake is a lake in the Lassen Volcanic National Park of

Shasta County, California, east of California Route 89 at elevation 6,700 ft (2,000 m). Two campgrounds, named Summit Lake North and Summit Lake South, are located adjacent to the lake.
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  • You must stop at Summit Lake nestled in beautiful Lassen Volcanic Park for a wonderful, relaxing scene of this lake. The camp ground offers picknick tables and barbeque pits for a fun time with your.....  more »
  • We are so fortunate to live near the Lassen Forest! The beautiful mountains, the lovely lake, the amazing trails, all practically in our backyard. It's warm enough to hike even in winter. Come share.....  more »
  • Whether camping or day touring, Summit Lake makes a refreshing stop. It is high enough to beat the summer heat and is conveniently located to other features of Lassen NP.
  • Nice Lake around which are campy. Ideal for walks and families with children.
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