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Manzanita Lake

Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA
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Beautiful Lake near Visitor's Center

Beautiful Picturesque area next to the visitor's center at the south entrance of the park. Nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Marcos, California
Amazing trip

My daughter and I car camped while at Lassen. The nights got cool (33 degrees) but warmed up to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan F
Sunbury, Ohio
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Lake at the North Entrance to the park.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Picturesque area next to the visitor's center at the south entrance of the park. Nice place to take a stroll and enjoy the tranquility of this peaceful place.

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I car camped while at Lassen. The nights got cool (33 degrees) but warmed up to the low 50's. We woke up to snow one morning so be aware that June can be unpredictable. Lots of great hiking in the area but...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful lake. We saw deer and a bear while driving to Burney Falls. Lots to see up here! It's the second time we've been up to the Mt. Lassen area.

Thank VBTs2013
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The view is spectacular. There are some nice trails around the lake that'll go deeper into the park. Tons of deers and tiny squeals and humongous pine cones :)

2  Thank Aram A
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Great for fly fishing.. Try some Adams just before sunset dry fly's are the best early spring and summer great for float tubes..

1  Thank mdauth58
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This lake gives you some amazing views and is a great picnic spot. Although you can go around the whole lake, we just did one side of it as we were running late. But the lake is good for boating and kayaking and during summer...More

2  Thank Tara R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Camped here before a busy weekend. Make reservations if you can, only one loop is open to non-reservations. Showers and water, but no hookups.

1  Thank John_M154931
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I've been going to Lassen Park and Manzanita Lake in particular since 1984. I've hiked in and around the lake as well as other park trails. Camping at Manzanita lake is a treat as they have a nicely developed campground with some trailer hookups too....More

4  Thank John P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We saw lots of people fly fishing here. We also had a picnic here. The lake was very calm and lots of people were taking advantage of it.

Thank Jodie W
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We visited Lassen Volcanic National Park last weekend. It is a short 1-1/2 hour drive from our home in Chico to the south entrance and visitor's center. Drive through the park on the main park road and you come to Manzanita Lake, very near the...More

1  Thank realjewell
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