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
Explore the Undiscovered
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Spring means shifting seasons. Enjoy a spring hike around Manzanita Lake or pack your snowshoes for winter fun at the Southwest Area.
Trail Challenge Kick-off 6/10
Hike at least three trails this summer to earn a free commemorative bandana. Pick up your 2017 brochure beginning on Get Outdoors Day, 6/10
Propane Canister Exchange 6/10
Exchange an empty 1 lb. propane cylinder for a free refillable one at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center between 10:30 am and 2 pm.
Summer Newspaper Available
Explore science in the park and plan your summer visit with information in the 2017 summer/fall newspaper.
Summer Field Seminars
Discover the art of nature photography and plein air watercolor painting or join a guided hike with a hiking book author.
Bear Canisters Required for Backcountry
Overnight stays in the wilderness require a permit and an approved bear resistant food storage container.