Lava Tree State Monument
Photo Credit: Sean Newsome

Lava Tree State Monument

UPDATE: 9/30/20 - Lava Tree State Monument is OPEN for day and hiking use, subject to Covid-19 restrictions. Access gates will be CLOSED.

Hours Daily 7:00am to 6:45pm
Entrance Fee None
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Viewing of an excellent example of a forest of lava trees along an 0.7 mile loop trail. This unusual volcanic feature is the result of a lava flow that swept through this forested area and left behind lava molds of the tree trunks. Picnicking opportunities. (17.1 acres)