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 »
Lassen Volcanic National Park Celebrates National Public Lands Day as a Fee Free Day
Contact: Mary Martin, 530-595-4444 x5101
This year Lassen Volcanic National Park will celebrate the annual interagency Fee Free Day on Saturday, September 30. National Public Lands Day is scheduled for the last Saturday in September each year. “This interagency fee free day is a partnership effort by all federal public land agencies to encourage the American public to explore and enjoy their public lands,” stated Park Superintendent Mary G. Martin. “We hope that people plan to visit Lassen Volcanic National Park during this beautiful time of year.”
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...