Park Highway Temporarily Closed to Through Traffic
Lassen National Park Highway is temporarily closed at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center (1 mile from the SW entrance) and at the Summit Lake Ranger Station (13 miles from the northwest entrance) due to winter storm conditions. More »
The Lassen Peak Trail is Closed for the Season
Contact: Darlene M. Koontz, (530) 595-4444, ext. 5101
Lassen Volcanic National Park closes Lassen Peak Trail for the season due to weather. This past week saw sustained 50 mph winds and the beginning of winter weather. Snow drifts on the peak trail have accumulated up to four feet in depth. "The snow caused us to completely shut down trail rehabilitation operations. We will resume trail work as the snow melts in the spring" said Superintendent Darlene M. Koontz.
Did You Know?
The Lassen Volcanic National Park newspaper comes out twice a year--one issue for winter and one for the summer season. The newspaper describes the many activities you can enjoy visiting during the very different seasons. More...