The visitor center is located at the Tulelake-Butte Valley Fairgrounds where you can pick up a map to visit the camp locations and arrange to join a guided tour.
Travelers on the I-5 can take the exit to U.S. 97 and head north at the town of Weed. Proceed for 53 miles then turn right onto California Highway 161. Head east on Highway 161 to Highway 139, then turn right to get to Tulelake. In Tulelake turn right onto Main Street and arrive at the fairgrounds where the visitor center is located on the right hand side.
If you are traveling from Klamath Falls, Oregon, take Oregon Highway 39 south to Tulelake, California. When you cross from Oregon into California, the highway becomes Highway 139. From Highway 139 turn right onto Main Street, the fairgrounds are on the right hand side.
If you are arriving from the west, take California Highway 299 and turn north at Bieber onto Lookout-Hackamore Road, then turn right onto California Highway 139. Proceed into Tulelake, and follow the directions to the fairgrounds as above.
If traveling from the east, turn north onto Highway 139 as you enter Tulelake, and turn left onto Main Street, the fairgrounds and visitor center are on the right.
There are signs directing visitors who arrive in Tulelake to the visitor center.