• Lassen Peak from Hat Creek

    Lassen Volcanic

    National Park California

Summit Lake Stock Corral

Summit Lake stock corral
Summit Lake stock corral
NPS Photo
 

The Summit Lake stock corral is located across the road from the North Summit Lake Campground. The corral includes a picnic table, food storage, and a vault toilet.

Region

Summit Lake

Elevation

6695 feet

Season

6/26-9/18, weather permitting

Reservations

Reservations required for group campsites

Fee

$35

Number of sites

1

Maximum RV length

Maximum trailer length

Accessibility

Restrooms

Vault toilets

Water

Water for stock only; potable water available at Summit Lake Campgrounds

Food storage

Metal food locker (more about food storage)

Dump station

Closest station at Manzanita Lake

Amenities

Closest amenities at Manzanita Lake

Pets

Permitted (more about pet regulations)

Ranger-led programs

Scheduled programs are offered at the Loomis Museum, and Summit Lake amphitheater

Phone

Nearest phone at Manzanita Lake

Recreation

Hiking, backpacking, stock use, swimming, fishing, non-motorized boating



Notes

  • Site includes two metal panel corrals.
  • Only one stock party is assigned to the site at one time.
  • Group site capacity is limited to a maximum of 10 people, eight animals, and six licensed vehicles.
  • Stock parties must camp at the corral campsite.
  • Owners must bring their own feed. No grazing.
  • Place manure in a plastic bag no more than 1/4 full then place next to the refuse container or remove from the park upon departure.
  • Hitch rails are not provided. Be prepared to use your trailer as a hitch.
  • Portable corrals are not allowed except within designated corral enclosure areas.
  • Backcountry permits required for ALL horse/stock use in park.

Reservations are required, and are available through www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777 beginning April 1, 2012.

Read more about stock use in the park or download the Saddle and Pack Stock Use Guide (pdf, 445kB).

Did You Know?

john muir posing on rock in black and white photo

John Muir visited Lassen Volcanic National Park and wrote about his experience in the book Mountains of California. "Miles of its flanks are reeking and bubbling with hot springs, many of them so boisterous and sulphurous they seem ever ready to become spouting geysers..."