Park Highway Closed for Winter Season
Lassen National Park Highway is closed to through traffic for the winter season. The highway will remain open to the the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center (1 mile from the SW entrance) and Manzanita Lake (1 mile inside the NW entrance). More »
2011 passes on-line
Contact: Darlene M. Koontz, 530-595-6102
Lassen Volcanic National Park Offers Annual Pass Sales Online
Lassen Volcanic National Park Superintendent Darlene M. Koontz announced the 2011 Lassen Annual Pass is now available for online sales. To purchase online go to the park website http://www.nps.gov/lavo/planyourvisit/feesandreservations.htm or http://www.pay.gov “This is a great new way to purchase the Lassen Annual Pass before arriving at the park for winter recreation” stated Superintendent Koontz. The $25 Lassen Annual Pass is valid for one year from the month of purchase and is also honored at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. Passes can also be obtained on weekends at the Southwest Entrance Station or during the week at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center and Park Headquarters.
This 2011 Lassen Annual Pass features the photograph entitled, “Newly Fallen Snow” by local photographer Michael Rubin of Shingletown, CA. The Lassen Annual Pass photo contest is held annually and is open to the public. The winning photograph was selected by park employees and volunteers from over 100 submissions.
Did You Know?
All four types of volcanoes found in the entire world are represented in Lassen Volcanic National Park. Volcanoes found in the park include shield (Prospect Peak), plug dome (Lassen Peak), Cinder Cone (Cinder Cone), and Composite (Brokeoff Volcano) volcanoes. More...