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?
Pacific coast treefrogs (Hyla regilla) are the only frogs at Lava Beds, but are common throughout the monument and prefer cool, moist caves entrances. They are usually seen after occasional summer rainstorms.