• Lassen Peak from Hat Creek

    Lassen Volcanic

    National Park California


For more information regarding Lassen Volcanic National Park volunteer program, please contact the Park Volunteer Program Manager at (530) 595-6133 or email her.


Current Volunteer Opportunities

Did You Know?

reddish color microscopic snow alage

The reddish color sometimes observed on top of snow at Lassen Volcanic NP snow is a living organism called snow algae. When snow begins to thaw, these microscopic organisms spring to life. They function as a primary food source and are being studied for their cancer-fighting properties.