• Schonchin Butte

    Lava Beds

    National Monument California

Nearby Attractions

Ducks in flight over the Lower Klamath Wildlife Refuge, with Mt. Shasta in the background

Lava Beds is surrounded by thousands of acres of public lands and is located near a great variety of other scenic, historic, and recreation destinations!

There's something to see or do all year, including:

  • local museums
  • hiking and camping
  • wildlife watching
  • historical sites
  • hunting and fishing
  • fairs and events
  • canoeing and kayaking
  • skiing and snowmobiling
  • biking, and more.
Places for more information about the area:

Seasonal Events:



History and culture:


Birding, wildlife:

Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges

Klamath Basin Birding Trail

Winter Wings Festival (February)

Natural areas:


State Parks:




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