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 »
Summer/Fall 2013 Edition
The park newspaper, Peak Experiences, offers information on campgrounds, hiking trails, and backpacking. This edition features information on being active in the outdoors and the Lassen Peak Reach the Peak project.
Winter 2013/2014 Edition
The winter edition of the park newspaper offers information winter activities, ranger-led snowshoe walks, ski and snowshoe routes, and winter travel. You can also find interesting articles and information on local businesses.
Did You Know?
John Muir visited Lassen Volcanic National Park and wrote about his experience in the book Mountains of California. "Miles of its flanks are reeking and bubbling with hot springs, many of them so boisterous and sulphurous they seem ever ready to become spouting geysers..."