Honey Lake Wildlife Area - Lassen County
  • Lassen County - about 20 miles east of Susanville.
Special Restrictions:
  • No rifles or pistols may be used or possessed.
  • No person shall enter or leave the wildlife area except at designated entry points.
  • From Susanville, proceed east on Highway 395 approximately 20 miles; at Mapes Road turn right, and proceed 3 miles to DFG Road; turn east for 1.5 miles to the CDFW office.
  • 7,667 acres of sagebrush surrounding a shallow lake in the Great Basin Desert. Alkali tolerant vegetation line the banks. This wetland supports many migratory birds including tundra swans.
Recreational Use:
  • Type B Wildlife Area
  • Wildlife viewing and birdwatching are excellent, with opportunities to see hundreds of migratory and nesting waterfowl, birds of prey, and passerines, sandhill cranes, beavers, pronghorn antelope, and deer.
Hunting: Facilities:
  • None
PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold. 
  • Main Office
    • (530) 225-2300
  • Field Office
    • 619 Second Street
    • Eureka, CA 95501
    • (707) 445-6493
    • FAX: (707) 445-6664

Contact Honey Lake Wildlife Area - Lassen County

Neil Manji
Regional Manager - Northern Region
601 Locust Street
Redding, California  96001
Phone: (530) 254-6644
Fax: (530) 225-2055


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Lassen County, California

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