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 »
Volunteers Celebrated at Lassen Volcanic National Park
From October to July, more than 130 volunteers of all ages have donated more than 7,400 hours at Lassen Volcanic National Park.Volunteers continue to donate their time and help with campground hosting, visitor and education activities, field surveys, non-native plant removal, historical research, clerical and library work, computer projects, photography, search and rescue, ski patrolling, maintenance, recycling, and the safety program. “Volunteers are truly one of our most valued resources,” stated Superintendent Darlene M. Koontz.
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.