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 »
Explore and Discover Lassen Volcanic with Ed-Venture Workshops
Experience Lassen Volcanic National Park at a greater level, through hands-on Ed-Venture Workshops! Education and adventure can easily be found at Lassen Volcanic National Park through Lassen Association's Field Seminar Program. Lassen Association is an educational non-profit organization contracted with the National Park Service since 1939 to provide quality and professional education and interpretation about Lassen Volcanic National Park. Course registration is highly recommended, however walk-ons are welcome if course is not full (cash or personal check only for walk-ons). All workshops are subject to last minute cancellation due to extreme conditions. Course dates and times may also change. Field seminar proceeds directly benefit the park. For more information, please contact the Lassen Association at (530) 529-3450. Pre-registration is available on-line at www.lassenassociation.org.
Nature Photography in Lassen Volcanic National Park
Day 2 - 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What to Pack
The War Between the Rocks: Lassen's Geologic Story
Ages: 18 and up
Cost: $40 per person; $35 for Lassen Association Members
Instructor: Jeff Dunn, Ph. D.
Dates: July 26 or August 16
Dr. Roger Lederer, has an extensive background in Biological Sciences. He is a Professor Emeritus at California State University, Chico, and has traveled to over 80 countries observing the different species of birds around the world. Dr. Lederer writes a blog that is published in the Chico Enterprise Record several times a month about his birding adventures.
Experience Level: Beginnier to Advanced
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...