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 »
Backpacking is an excellent way to enjoy the lesser known areas of the park. A wilderness camping permit is required for all overnight stays in the wilderness (any area outside of a developed campground). Please be sure to review the wilderness camping information and regulations before beginning any trip into the wilderness.
Did You Know?
Lassen Volcanic National Park started as two separate national monuments designated by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1907: Cinder Cone National Monument and Lassen Peak National Monument.