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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Visiting in Summer

The park is its busiest in the months of July through September when nearly all activities, services, and areas/features are accessible.

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Visiting After the Dixie Fire

What to expect when visiting in the 2022 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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Check Current Conditions

View current conditions including open trails, campgrounds, roads, services and facilities, and more prior to your visit.

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Plan Your Trip with the Summer Guide

View or print the summer guide to learn more about where to go and what to do.

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What to See in Four Hours or Less

Just driving through? There's plenty to see in one to four hours.

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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: June 30, 2022

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PO Box 100
Mineral , CA 96063

Phone:

530 595-4480

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