Explore the Undiscovered

Lassen Volcanic National Park is home to steaming fumaroles, meadows freckled with wildflowers, clear mountain lakes, and numerous volcanoes. Jagged peaks tell the story of its eruptive past while hot water continues to shape the land. Lassen Volcanic offers opportunities to discover the wonder and mysteries of volcanoes and hot water for visitors willing to explore the undiscovered.

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Drawing of man taking photo of Lassen Peak eruption

Happy Birthday Lassen!

Celebrate Lassen Volcanic's 100th birthday with special events throughout the year.

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Adult and child skier on summit of Lassen Peak

Centennial Ski Celebration 2/27

Join Lassen's backcountry ski patrol for a celebration of Lassen's long ski history with chili, ski films, and an outdoor fire pit.

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Snowshoers wind through deep snow in the southwest's Red Fir forest.

Ranger-led Snowshoe Walks

Free activity, Saturdays and Sundays, January 2 through April 3, 2016. Located at the southwest entrance off of Hwy. 36 at the Visitor Center.

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A ranger assists a visitor at the SW Entrance Station

2016 Fee Free Days

America's national parks will offer free admission on 16 days in 2016; plus 8/9 for Lassen's centennial.

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KYVC sign

Winter Hours

The Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center will be closed Mondays and Tuesdays for the winter season.

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2015-2016 Winter Newspaper

Winter Newspaper Available

The new winter edition of the park newspaper is now available online. This edition celebrates the park centennial in 2016.

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