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

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Join Ranger Amanda on an exploration of winter in the Southwest Area of Lassen Volcanic National Park. Learn what there is to do and how to come prepared for a safe and enjoyable visit.

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

Snowshoe Walks Jan 5 - Mar 31

Join us for a ranger-led snowshoe walk from the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center this winter.

A woman in uniform stands on snowshoes next to a pole buried in snow

That is One Deep Snowpack

Lassen is blanketed in snow. Why is Lassen's snowpack important and how is it measured and why?

A group of young girls walk along a rock path past a line of canvas tents

Volcano Adventure Camp Grants

Youth groups can apply for a grant to visit Volcano Adventure Camp through April 2.

Hikers on the boardwalk in Bumpass Hell basin

Bumpass Hell Trail Work to Continue

A trail closure will be in effect once work resumes on the Bumpass Hell trail in 2019. A closure is anticipated through at least early Aug.

A man and women release a red fox into a snow-covered forest

Lassen's Own Fox

Lassen is one of only two known habitats of the rare Sierra Nevada red fox. Current survey efforts may be its best chance of recovery.

A rounded device sits atop a tripod on rocky ground, backed by a solar panel and mountain

What's Shaking: Volcano Monitoring

Discover what being ranked as a very high threat volcano means for Lassen Volcanic.

Last updated: March 19, 2019

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Mineral, CA 96063


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