Out of One Beautiful Form into Another

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.

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Pets in the Park

Be sure you know pets regulations before your visit.

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Snow Activities

View all activities in the winter/early spring snow season.

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Plan a Backcountry Camping Experience

Wilderness Permits are required for backcountry camping. Permits are only available online and no longer obtained from the park.

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Visiting in Winter

Winter is a season of snow and solitude. Vehicle access is limited, but over-the-snow adventure is seemingly endless.

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Park Guide

View multiple trip itineraries and services for all seasons in the park.

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Visiting After the Dixie Fire

What to expect when visiting in the 2023 summer season following the Dixie Fire.

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Be Alert in Burned Areas

Learn more about how to improve your safety in areas burned by wildfire.

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Current Conditions

View current conditions in the park including road status and snow depths.

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Fire Management Plans Prescription Burns

Lassen Volcanic fire Managment plans prescription burning as conditions allow.

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View Operating Dates and Hours

View dates and hours for facilities including visitor centers, campgrounds, stores, and services.

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NPS Mobile App

Download the NPS Mobile App and Lassen Volcanic to explore your park on your mobile device.

Last updated: November 30, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063


530 595-4480

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