Lake Almanor, California, USA

Lake Almanor, California, USA

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Where to stay around Lake Almanor, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 130 vacation rentals near Lake Almanor. From 92 houses to 31 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Almanor for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Almanor?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Almanor. From VRBO travelers, the top 5 most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lake Almanor West: 128 vacation rentals
  • Lassen Volcanic National Park: 30 vacation rentals
  • Lake Almanor Peninsula: 126 vacation rentals
  • Lake Almanor Country Club: 126 vacation rentals
  • Shasta Cascade: 541 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Almanor! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Almanor?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Almanor:

  • Lake Almanor West: 128 rentals
  • Lake Almanor Peninsula: 126 rentals
  • Lake Almanor Country Club: 126 rentals
  • Greenville: 26 rentals
  • Almanor: 125 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Almanor?

VRBO offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Lake Almanor. From VRBO travelers, the top 5 most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lassen Volcanic National Park: 30 rentals
  • Indian Valley Museum: 36 rentals
  • Collins Pine Museum: 130 rentals
  • Westwood Museum: 128 rentals
  • Chester Park: 130 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Almanor listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Lake Almanor – water, water everywhere

Forget what TLC said – sticking to the rivers and the lakes that you’re used to is for chumps. Instead, grab a bathing suit and head for your Lake Almanor vacation rental. The 8th largest reservoir in California, Lake Almanor is one of the Golden State’s premier outdoor recreation areas. Located mostly within the Lassen National Forest, Lake Almanor is a popular destination for boating and swimming, and you’ll find ample hiking, camping, and equestrian trails around its 52 miles of wooded shoreline.

Wet your appetite for Lake Almanor

Boasting a number of marinas and boat ramps along its shoreline, water sports are the main summer event at Lake Almanor. From kayaking and paddleboarding to sailing and jetskiing, you’ll find plenty of agencies offering all kinds of water activity rentals. A Lake Almanor vacation rental will also put you close to hiking trails, campsites, and golf courses. In the winter, you can take part in snowmobiling and cross-country skiing near the lake, or head to one of the area’s many mountain resorts to get your adrenaline fix with plenty of great snowboarding and downhill skiing.

Logging serious hours in Lake Almanor

For a unique perspective on natural history, take a stroll through Lassen Volcanic National Park. Here, you can explore more than 106,000 acres of stark wilderness around Lassen Peak, the world’s largest plug dome volcano. At the Collins Pine Museum, you’ll learn about the region’s industrial past through logging and forestry history in a reconstructed saw mill, and the interactive exhibits are a hit with families. Thanks to the epic scenery, golf is a popular sport in the region, and there are 2 lakeside courses where you can enjoy sweeping Lake Almanor views.

Lake Almanor – summer paradise, winter wonderland

Lake Almanor has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, which means you’ll get mild winters and plenty of warm, dry summer days. Average highs hover around 85 degrees in July and August, but summers also tend to be the busiest time of year, when families flock to the area for its cooler temperatures and lakefront activities. With a whopping 120 inches of snowfall annually, winter sports are popular, so you’ll find that prices for Lake Almanor vacation rentals tend to stay about the same from season to season.

Lake Almanor – a peak experience

Originally created by damming the North Fork of the Feather River, Lake Almanor is surrounded by the majestic snow-capped peaks of the southern Cascade Mountains. The nearby Lassen National forest provides a natural habitat for black bears, coyotes, and cougars, and it also contains Lassen Volcanic National Park, a stark section of wilderness around the active Lassen Peak volcano. Take a walk along the north side of the lake and you'll encounter grazing cattle enjoying their seasonal pasture grounds; the area is also home to migratory birds like Canada geese and ducks.