Park Highway Closed to Through Traffic
Lassen National Park Highway is closed to through traffic. The highway is open to the the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center (1 mile inside the southwest entrance) and the Devastated Area (10 miles inside the northwest entrance). Snow removal has begun. More »
Public Invited to Participate in Mineral Christmas Bird Count
Contact: Darlene M. Koontz, (530) 595-6102
Mineral, CA - The public is welcome to come and participate in the annual Christmas Bird Count in the Mineral area. The count will run from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on December 18. Participants can join in for the full day, half a day, or just a few hours. Counters should meet in Mineral at the Lassen Volcanic National Park Headquarters in the lobby of the administration building at 8:00 a.m.
Did You Know?
The Lassen Smelowskia flower only grows within Lassen Volcanic National Park, with the largest population on Lassen Peak, and is considered a Threatened and Endangered Species.