Snowmobile Trails – Lassen & Plumas National Forest
Plumas County – Annual snowmobile poker runs:
La Porte Harold Schmidt Memorial Poker Run (January or February)
Chester Winterfest Poker Run (February)
Lake Davis Winter Holiday Poker Run (February)
Bucks Lake Snowdrifters Poker Run (February)
LASSEN NATIONAL FOREST Snowmobile Trails
Morgan Summit Snowmobile Area– located four miles east of Mineral on Highway 36 and has 77 miles of designated trails, a large parking area, restrooms, and a warming hut.
Swain Mountain Snowmobile Area is located just off of Lassen County Road A-21 approximately nine miles north of Westwood and can also be accessed from the Forest’s 10 Road just east of Chester. Swain Mountain has 60 miles of designated trails, which include three loop trails.
Jonesville Snowmobile Area is about two miles east of the Cherry Hill Campground on the Butte Meadows Rd. (Humboldt Rd.), which is accessed via Highway 32. Jonesville offers 60 miles of designated trails, and three loop trails.
Fredonyer Snowmobile Area is located on Highway 36 just west of Fredonyer Summit between Susanville and Westwood and has 90 miles of designated trails. The southern part of this area features loop trails and connections to trails on the Plumas National Forest and Swain Mountain.
Bogard Snowmobile Area is located on Highway 44 at the Bogard Rest Area 25 miles west of Susanville and has 80 miles of designated trails. All of the groomed trails in the Bogard area are considered easy as they follow forest roads.
Hat Creek Area Snowmobile Trails
Ashpan Snowmobile Area is located just off Highway 44 approximately four miles north of the Highway 44 and 89 junction at the northwest entrance to Lassen Volcanic national Park. Ashpan has 35 miles of designated trails.
Miles of groomed versus non-groomed trails varies by area. Ungroomed areas are open for snowmobiling, but be aware of private property and possible hazards under the snow. Maps and trail information are available at local ranger stations or by contacting the Plumas County Visitors Bureau.
Lassen National Forest
2550 Riverside Drive
Susanville, CA 96130
Almanor Ranger District
900 E. Hwy 36
PO Box 767
Chester, CA 96020
Eagle Lake Ranger District
477-050 Eagle Lake Road
Susanville, CA 96130
Hat Creek Ranger District
43225 E. Hwy. 299
PO Box 220
Fall River Mills, CA 96028
Old Station Visitor Center
13435 Brian’s Way Highway 44/89
Old Station, CA 96071