BUTTE LAKE

MINERAL, CA
National Campground
  • RV Sites
  • Tent
  • Trailer

About

Butte Lake Campground (elevation 6,100 feet) 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 hiking and backpacking trails are located nearby. The facility is 45 minutes from the main park road. Reservations must be made 4 days in advance. Additional campsites available on a first come – first served basis with no reservation required. Sites may be available on a first come – first served basis outside the reservation season. There is no electricity/water/sewer site hook-ups at this campground. There is a limit of 2 licensed vehicles and 3 tents per camp pad. Campers must have valid entrance permit/pass before camping. An entrance fee of $20 per vehicle is required at the entrance to Butte Lake. No motorized boats permitted on the lake. Pets must be on a 6′ leash at all times. Pets must not be left unattended and are not allowed on park trails. CAUTION: Bears frequent the area; all food and scented products must be kept in the bear boxes provided at each campsite. Don’t Move Firewood: Help protect our forests! Prevent the spread of tree-killing pests by obtaining firewood at or near your destination and burning it on-site. Moving firewood is illegal in some states. Visit dontmovefirewood.org to learn more.

Essentials

  • ADA Accessible
  • BBQ
  • Boat Launch
  • Fire Pit
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Picnic Table
  • Restroom

BUTTE LAKE

5305954444

LASSEN VOLCANIC NP PO BOX 100, MINERAL, California, 96063

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