Lava Beds has one campground, Indian Well Campground, located 1/2 mile (0.8 km) from the visitor center and cave loop. There are 43 sites available on a first-come, first serve basis. Sites can accommodate tents, pickup campers, small trailers and motor homes up to 30 feet (not all sites can accommodate motor homes). PLEASE NOTE: One Loop of the campground closes for the winter after the Thanksgiving holiday. It usually reopens in Spring. Call the visitor center for information 530-667-8113.
Sites are $10 per night, per site, and include a picnic table fire ring and cooking grill. Wood fires are permitted unless otherwise posted. Firewood may be available for purchase during the summer (to confirm, call the visitor center at 530-667-8113). Dead and down firewood can be collected on the nearby Modoc National Forest. Restrooms with water, sinks and flush toilets are available year round in the campground.
One group site is available for a minimum of 15 campers, and a maximum of 40
Last updated: March 4, 2023