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.
Did You Know?
The Modoc were not a unified tribe. Instead, they were made up of small, autonomous bands. Decisions within the band were made, not by an individual leader, but by an assembly in which all members participated, making the Modoc a direct democracy.