Butte Lake Stock Corral

Mineral, CA
National Campground
  • Group


Butte Lake Stock Corral (elevation 6,100 ft.) is located in the northeastern section of Lassen Volcanic National Park in northern California. It is fairly remote and within walking distance of Butte Lake, which is popular for fishing, canoeing, kayaking and swimming. Several trails are located nearby. The facility is 45 minutes from the main park road. Persons reserving the stock corral and campsite must have accompanying horses or stock animals. No motorized boats are permitted on the lake. Pack animals allowed include horses, mules, burros, and llamas. Backcountry permits are required for all horse/stock use within the park and may be obtained at the Butte Lake Ranger Station. Persons reserving the Butte Lake Stock Corral must review a copy of the Saddle and Pack Stock Use regulations . Be Bear Aware; food and scented products must be stored in the bear lockers provided at each site. Pets require a 6-ft leash, must not be left unattended, and are not allowed on park trails. An entrance fee of $20 per vehicle is required and campers must have a valid entrance permit or pass before camping.

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  • BBQ
  • Boat Launch
  • Fire Pit
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Food Locker
  • Picnic Table
  • Restroom


  • Pet Friendly

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Butte Lake Stock Corral


P. O. Box 100, Mineral, California, 96063