• Schonchin Butte

    Lava Beds

    National Monument California

News Releases

A park in Lava Bed's future?
Monument's diversity should merit upgrade, help local economy
Reprinted by permission from Herald and News Sunday November 24, 2013

Did You Know?


The Modoc lived a semi-nomadic lifestyle, spending their winters along the shores of the lakes and Lost River. During the rest of the year, they ranged throughout their territory collecting roots and berries, hunting, and fishing.