Explore the Undiscovered

Lassen Volcanic National Park is home to steaming fumaroles, meadows freckled with wildflowers, clear mountain lakes, and numerous volcanoes. Jagged peaks tell the story of its eruptive past while hot water continues to shape the land. Lassen Volcanic offers opportunities to discover the wonder and mysteries of volcanoes and hot water for visitors willing to explore the undiscovered. Read More

A haze hangs on a mountain peak fronted by a blue lake and a group of purple wildflowers

Smoke Impacts in the Park

Smoke impacts in the park vary from day to day. View current conditions and learn about how to protect yourself from wildfire smoke.

Visitors enjoy art, wine, beer, and music on the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center patio

Art, Wine & Brew Event 9/8

Stop by the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center between 11 am and 5 pm to enjoy local art, wine, beer, and music.

A vehicle at Manzanita Lake Entrance Station

Free Entrance 9/22 Public Lands Day

Enjoy free entrance to all national park sites September 22 in celebration of National Public Lands Day.

A man taking a photo of snow-covered Lassen Peak from the shore of Manzanita Lake

Nature Photography Field Seminar 9/21-22

Discover the art of nature photography with the last field seminar of the year.

A black and white photograph of an airplane wreckage on a hillside

Military Plane Crash Memorialized

Friends and family honor the eight servicemen who lost their lives in a military plane crash on Crescent Crater in 1951

Hikers on the boardwalk in Bumpass Hell basin

Bumpass Hell Trail Closed in 2018

The Bumpass Hell Trail is closed through at least December 2018 for a restoration project. Visit another hydrothermal area this summer.

Visitors outside of the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center

Plan Your Summer Visit

Make the most out of your summer trip and plan ahead.

Hikers display a bandana at Terrace Lake

Earn a Trail Challenge Bandana

The Reach Higher Trail Challenge Kicks-off on National Get Outdoors Day, Saturday, 6/9. Hike at least three trails to earn a free bandana.

Last updated: September 5, 2018

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PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063


(530) 595-4480

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