The Klamath Mountains are second to the Sierra Nevada in gold abundance in California. This abundance was, unfortunately, met by the festering greed of gold miners who lacked respect for the land and the First Peoples who resided there at the time of first contact. While there were laws for mining, the miners often disregarded […]
Exploring the Berryessa Region: A Geology, Nature, and History Tour
Hiking Bumpass Hell is one of the most popular destinations in the Lassen Country with geologic features including hot springs and clay-altered bedrock.
The new book by Backcountry Press (2019) unfolds and demystifies Lassen geology while offering a window into on of California’s most compelling geologic wonders.