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.

Reusable and disposable propane canisters with campers in background

Propane Canister Exchange 8/31

Exchange two empty, 1 lb. propane cylinders for a free refillable one at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center between 1 and 5 pm.

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.

Vehicle on park highway with Lassen Peak in background

New Then and Now Roadside Audio Tour

Travel through time with this narrated tour of the 30-mile park highway.

A hummingbird feeds from a purple flower

Wildflowers in Bloom

Stop and smell the wildflowers blooming throughout the park.

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: August 13, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063

Phone:

(530) 595-4480

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