Summit Lake (Reading Peak, Shasta County)

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Summit Lake
Summit Lake of Lassen Volcanic National Park.jpg
Location Lassen Volcanic National Park
Shasta County, California
Coordinates 40°29′34″N 121°25′24″W / 40.4927°N 121.4233°W / 40.4927; -121.4233Coordinates: 40°29′34″N 121°25′24″W / 40.4927°N 121.4233°W / 40.4927; -121.4233
Type Glacial lake
Primary outflows Summit Creek
Basin countries United States
Surface elevation 6,680 ft (2,036 m)
References U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Summit Lake

Summit Lake is a lake in the Lassen Volcanic National Park of Shasta County, California, east of California Route 89 at elevation 6,700 ft (2,000 m). Two campgrounds, named Summit Lake North and Summit Lake South, are located adjacent to the lake.[1]

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  1. ^ "Summit Lake, USGS READING PEAK (CA) Topo Map". USGS Quad maps. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 

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