Summit Lake North Campground in Lassen Volcanic National Park, California is a gorgeous campground right next to a lake. The campground offers easy access to hiking, the Lassen Volcanic NP scenic drive, water activities and more.
Summit Lake North Campground
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Number of Sites: 46
Location in the park: 12 miles south of Manzanita Lake, 17.5 miles north of Southwest Entrance.
Campsite cost: $24 / $15 (dry)
Reservations: Yes, see below for more information
- 40° 29' 39.9998" N
- 121° 25' 30.0000" W
Elevation: 6,700 ft.
Accessible Sites: A1
Pets Allowed: Yes, pets must be on a 6ft leash, pets are not allowed on trails.Check here for more about pet regulations
Are campground Reservations Available? Yes
Phone Number? 1-877-444-6777
How Far Ahead can you make a reservation? Reservations may be made a maximum of 6 months and a minimum of 4 days of your arrival date
Flush Toilets: Yes
Is wifi available? No
Is cellular Phone Service Available? No
Is camp host available on site? Yes
Is firewood available for purchase? You can buy firewood at the Manzanita Lake store
Amenities at each campsite:
Firepit in the site? Yes
Picnic Table in the site? Yes
Bear Box in site/area? No
Potable Water? Yes
RV Length: 35 feet
Dump Station: Closest dump station at Manzanita Lake
Generators: Generators may be used only from 8 am to 10 am; 12 pm to 2 pm; and 5 pm to 7 pm.
Hookups: There are no electricity, water or sewer hookups
How to get to Summit Lake North Campground
The maximum number of people in a campsite: 6
The number of cars per campsite: 2 licensed vehicles and 3 tents per camp pad
Checkout time: 12 noon
Quiet Hours: Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Maximum Stay: limited to 14 days
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