The Lassen National Forest is located in the north eastern part of California.
Where is this Forest?

 

Maps & Publications

Lassen 7.5 Minute Quad Map Book CoverForest Visitor maps, Wilderness maps, and Topographic Quadrangle maps may be purchased at any unit office on the Lassen National Forest or online at the National Forest Store.

You can also request a map by postal mail from our Headquarters' Office in Susanville.  Enclose a check along with a completed map order form, which lists the correct price for each map.  Make payable to "US Forest Service", and on the envelope please note, "map request". Be sure to include the address for returning your map.

Forest Visitor maps and Wilderness maps of the Lassen National Forest and other National Forests in California can also be ordered by phone 7 days/week from the National Forest Store at (406) 329-3024. Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover are accepted. There is no postage or handling charge.

Forest Maps

Maps and Brochures of the Lassen are available by ordering directly from Lassen National Forest.

  • Forest Visitor Map (Lassen, Plumas, and Modoc)
    Depicts National Forest System Lands, and other agency and privately owned lands along with lakes, roads, trails and recreation sites and facilities. Scale 1/2"/mile. $9.00 (paper) or $10.00 (plastic) - please see order form for exact prices
  • Wilderness Map
    This Map is a 1"/mile contour map of the three Lassen Wilderness areas, Thousand Lakes, Caribou and Ishi. The map includes lakes, trailheads, trails, campgrounds, adjacent roads, and facilities. $9.00 
  • 7.5' Quandrangle Topographic Maps This 89 page book divides the forest up into 7-1/2 minute standard page size quandrangle maps for Lassen National Forest. Great map book for touring the forest! $30.00
  • Winter Recreation Guide - Free

Print Quad Maps - Find the Quad you want to map, click on it, and print.

Regional Forest Maps and Brochures - Forest Visitor maps of the Lassen National Forest and other National Forests in California can also be ordered by phone 7 days/week from the National Forest Store at (406) 329-3024. Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover are accepted. There is no postage or handling charge.

National Atlas
Find tons of great maps for the entire United States here. From Federal Land to Presidental Election Maps, this is the place.

Fire Mapping
Check out the local fires going on around the US with this great tool.

Forest Aviation Hazards Map - If you are flying over the Lassen National Forest boundaries, this map will help in your navigation.

Google Earth / KML Downloads

(These files vary in size, but are You may need right-click and save to computer in order to view.)

Guide and Brochure Downloads

[image] Lassen National Forest Visitor GuideLassen National Forest Visitor Guide
(pdf document - 1.1 mb) This visitor guide includes information on local community events, road trips, campgrounds, an area map, wood permit info., hiking trails, safety tips and more!

[image] Hat Creek Area MapHat Creek Recreation Map
(pdf document, 5 mb)
Map showing the Hat Creek area.

[image] Trees of the LassenTrees of the Lassen
(pdf document, 672 kb) Ten of the more common trees found on the Lassen National Forest.

[image] Pacific Crest TrailPacific Crest Trail
(pdf document, 446 kb) The Hat Creek District offers 58 miles of trail that winds through scenic vistas and geologic wonders.

[image] Hat Creek AdventuresHat Creek Adventures
(pdf document, 522 kb) A list of Recreation Activities available in the Hat Creek Recreation Area.

[image] Subway Cave AdventureSubway Cave
(pdf document, 553 kb) A Self Guided Trail guide and map.

 

[image] Spattercone TrailSpattercone Trail
(pdf document, 645 kb) A Self Guided Trail guide. The 1.5 mile loop will take you to the origin of the recent Hat Creek Lava Flow.

[image] Mushroom Picking TipsMushroom Picking Tips
(pdf document, 362 kb) Picking mushrooms is an enjoyable activity that takes nor more than a simple basket, a knife, and knowledge of the forest and its fungi. To make it enjoyable for everyone, please consider these picking tips. Also don't forget a Special Forest Product Permit.

[image] Winter RecreationWinter Recreation on the Lassen National Forest
The Forest has six winter OHV areas on three districts. Miles of groomed versus non-groomed trails varies by area. Download a PDF version of the Winter Recreation Map.

Forest GIS Data

[image] Forest GIS DataGIS (Geographic Information Systems) Data Layers are available on the Pacific Southwest Regional website.

Here you will find geospatial data for the National Forests in California, along with regionwide, provincewide, and statewide datasets available for download.

Specialty Maps

Eagle Lake - these maps can be purchased at the Eagle Lake Marina.
Phone (530) 825-3454.

Other Specialty Maps - Contact our front desk.
Phone (530) 257 - 2151

Features

Lassen National Forest - Maps and Brochures

Maps and Brochures Purchasing Forest Maps


Lassen National Forest - Current Winter Trail Conditions

Current Groomed Trails Information - Mar. 21, 2013