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 »
Although the beauty and wonder of Lassen is best witnessed in person, virtual tours offer new and returning visitors a brief insight into the Lassen Volcanic experience. Interactive eTours offer a taste of the sights and sounds of Lassen with interactive menus, ranger videos, picture galleries and more. Select an eTour below to begin your online adventure at Lassen Volcanic National Park.
Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center eTour
The Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center eTour features Lassen's new LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified building. The U.S. Green Building Council awards LEED certifications to buildings designed and built using sustainable strategies such as energy saving, water efficiency and CO2 emissions reduction. Lassen in proud to offer visitors an opportunity to explore and discover some of the features that helped earn the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center's LEED Platinum rating, LEED's highest level of certification.
Take the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center eTour.
Did You Know?
The 29 mile Main Park Road was constructed between 1925 and 1931, just 10 years after Lassen Peak erupted. Near Lassen Peak the road reaches 8512 feet, making it the highest road in the Cascade Mountains. It is not unusual for 40 feet of snow to accumulate on the road near Lake Helen.