• Schonchin Butte

    Lava Beds

    National Monument California

Outdoor Activities

A ladder leads deeper into a cave

A ladder leads deeper into a cave on Cave Loop.

NPS

Most of the activities available to visitors at the Lava Beds are "outdoors," though being in a cave can feel very "indoors." Please browse our online selection of brochures for more information.

Did You Know?

Medicine Lake Volcano

The Medicine Lake Shield Volcano covers an area of over 770 square miles and has a volume of 144 cubic miles making it the largest volcano in the Cascades range.