Geology of the Lassen Country
The Geologic Story of Lassen Volcanic National Park & Vicinity
R. Forrest Hopson & Michael A. Clynne
This book describes the intriguing geology and geologic evolution of Lassen Volcanic National Park and surrounding areas, providing an up-to-date source of geologic information specific to Lassen Country. It includes updated geology based on over 30 years of regional field work in Lassen Volcanic National Park and vicinity.
Explore Lassen Country through an in-depth natural history discussion of Lassen Country covering volcanoes, mud pots, fumaroles, hot springs, glaciers, geologic time, and more. Includes cultural and historical notes about the region, a mile by mile geologic tour through Lassen Volcanic National Park, eight detailed hikes to get out and explore the geology of Lassen Country,and specific locations to explore Lassen Volcanic National Park, Hat Creek, and Old Station.
2019, 192 pages, 5.5” x 8.5”, full-color cover, 76 color photographs, 11 black & white photographs, 27 maps, 36 graphs & charts, bibliography, glossary, index. Published by Backcountry Press.
ISBN 978-1-941624-07-4 trade paper