About the Area

These links provide a closer look at the area surrounding the Modoc National Forest. Clicking on these links will take you off the Modoc National Forest site. Mark this site as a "favorite" and return often.

Alturas Chamber of Commerce

Surprise Valley Chamber of Commerce

Modoc County Library - Links and Information about Modoc County and California.

Pit River Watershed Alliance

Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association

The River Center - Central Modoc Resource Conservation District.

The Art Center - Featuring local artists, exhibitions, sales and classes.

Modoc Record - Local Newspaper - Modoc NF Paper of Record.


Nearby Wildlife Areas and National Parks

Modoc National Wildlife Refuge - In Alturas, this is a great place for birding.

Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex - About an hour's drive, more birds and wildlife.

Lava Beds National Monument - Managed by the National Park Service, a fee area.

Lassen Volcanic National Park - Two hours south from Alturas, a fee area.

Crater Lake National Park - Three hours north from Alturas, a fee area.


National Forests Adjacent to the Modoc National Forest

Lassen National Forest

Shasta-Trinity National Forest

Klamath National Forest

Fremont-Winema National Forest