boasts a nearly ideal climate--generally dry, with warm days and cool
nights. The area experiences four complete but mild seasons, with an
average summer high of 93° and an average low of 28° during the winter
months. Light snowfall averaging 10" per year is normal for the
valley areas, with more abundant amounts falling in the higher regions.
rural, Lassen County's varied terrain encompasses forested plateaus,
green mountain meadows, snow-capped peaks and vast, open agricultural
valleys. The County is approximately the size of the state of
Connecticut, with 91,700 acres covered by inland water.
Lassen County is
comprised of 2,916,790 acres, covering 4,547 square miles.