Sierra Army Depot

Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, the Soldier Biological Chemical Command, and the Operations Support Command
74 C Street, Herlong, CA 96113


Lassen County has an alpine climate with cold winters and very warm, dry summers.  The winter temperatures average 30-35ºF and in the summer 75-80ºF.  Average snowfall is about 33 inches per year and average rainfall is 18 inches per year.  There are about 246 sunny days in Lassen County per year.

Lassen National Forest
Susanville, CA
Cost of Living

The overall cost of living near Sierra Army Depot is 27% lower than the California average and 1% higher than the national average. Categories calculated in the cost of living include goods/services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%).  Everyday goods and services can be a good indicator of the general cost of goods in a given city. In this case, the goods and services near Sierra Army Depot are 2% higher than the California average and 11% higher than the national average.

Getting to Know the Area
Sierra Army Depot is located in a remote region in California bordered by mountains and the Great Basin desert.  Some points of interest include the Ash Creek Wildlife area, Bizz Johnson Trail, BLM Wild Horse Corrals, and Coppervale Ski Hill.  There is also boating, fishing and swimming on Eagle Lake.  Sierra Army Depot is near the Nevada state border and located 55 miles west of Reno, NV.


Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.  

BLM Wild Horse Corral
Ski Resort