Top Things to Do in Susanville

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Conveniently located just off Highway 36, our hotel is located on the southeast edge of Susanville across from the Sierra Shopping Center and a short drive from the recreational paradise of Lassen Volcano National Park. We are also just a few minutes from Lassen County Fair Grounds, Lassen Community College, as well as The Lassen Historical Museum. Explore these epic attractions along with a variety of the top things to do in Susanville:

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Lassen Volcanic National Park PO Box 100 Mineral, CA 96063 (530) 595-4480 66.66

assen Volcanic National Park is home to steaming fumaroles, meadows freckled with wildflowers, clear mountain lakes, and numerous volcanoes. Jagged peaks tell the story of its eruptive past while hot water continues to shape the land. Lassen Volcanic offers opportunities to discover the wonder and mysteries of volcanoes and hot water for visitors willing to explore the undiscovered

Diamond Mountain Casino 900 Skyline Dr, Susanville, CA 96130-6071 530-252-1100 2.44

Over 250 of your favorite slots, black jack, and open 24 hours.

Biz Johnson Trail Hwy 36, Susanville, CA 96130 530-252-1100 1.45

Following the old Fernley and Lassen Branch Line of the Southern Pacific railroad, the trail winds 25.4 miles from Susanville, California to Mason Station. For the first 16 miles, the trail follows the Susan River. As it winds through the rugged Susan River Canyon, the trail crosses the river 12 times on bridges and trestles and passes through two tunnels. The landscape is a combination of semi-arid canyon and upland forests of pine and fir. Most of the trail traverses the Susan River Canyon with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and reminders of the railroad and logging days of the past. The remarkable autumn colors and scenery along the Bizz Johnson Trail earned it one of eight feature spots on the Rails-To-Trails Conservancy's 1997 "Fall Foliage on the Web" rail-trails guide.

Lassen Historical Museum 115 N. Weatherlow Street, Susanville, CA 96130 US (530) 257-3292 1.84

ke a trip back through Susanville’s history at the Lassen Historical Museum on Weatherlow Street. The state-of-the-art research and preservation facility houses 160 years of relics related to the history of the Honey Lake Valley.

Diamond Mountain Brewery 900 Skyline Dr, Susanville, CA 96130-6071 530-252-1369 2.44

The Diamond Mountain Brewery at Diamond Mountain Casino & Hotel is the place to come experience great micro-brew and great food. Relax or hang-out with friends watching your favorite game on the TVs.

Lake Almanor Lake Almanor 530-258-2426 35.75

​The Lake Almanor Basin and surrounding area spread across a natural wonderland created by millions of years of geologic forces, a crossroad where the granite of the Sierra Nevada meets the lava of the Cascades. Enjoy hours of pleasure on Lake Almanor with its 52 miles of shoreline, in Lassen Volcanic National Parkwhich boasts the southernmost volcano in the Cascade range and in the 1.2 million acres that make up the Lassen National Forest and Caribou Wilderness area with over 300 campsites. This is a playground for all seasons, for all ages and any lifestyle.

HONEY lAKE HONEY LAKE (916) 445-0411 19.15

Honey Lake Wildlife Area is approximately 7,600 acres of sagebrush habitat surrounding a shallow lake in the Great Basin Desert. Alkali-tolerant vegetation lines the banks. This wetland supports many migratory birds including tundra swans. There are excellent opportunities to see hundreds of migratory and nesting waterfowl, birds of prey, and passerines, sandhill cranes, beavers, pronghorn antelope, and deer. The area includes the Dakin and Fleming Units.

Lassen County Fairgrounds 195 Russell Ave, Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 251-8900 0.65

The Lassen County Fairgrounds is located in Susanville, California which lies at the head of the Honey Lake Valley with an altitude of 4,200 feet. The beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountain Range surrounds the valley and is the eastern gateway to Lassen Volcanic National Park and Forest. The area offers many scenic and interesting activities to see and do. Whether you are a tourist, visitor, or sportsman, you can find what you are looking for, here.

Red Lion Inn & Suites Susanville
3015 Riverside Dr., California, 96130, USA
Phone: (530) 257-3450