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.

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Park Open with Limited Services

The park is open. Learn more about current conditions including fall services, COVID-19 modifications, and closures/restrictions.

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Visiting in Fall

Plan your visit in October or November.

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Free Entrance 11/11

Enjoy free entrance to all National Park sites 11/11 in celebration of Veterans Day.

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Camping Limited; No Fires

Manzanita Lake and Southwest Walk-in Campgrounds are open. Fires are prohibited due to wildfire danger.

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Recreate Responsibly

Learn how you can Recreate Responsibly to reduce risk to yourself and others.

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All Trails Open

All trails are open and snow-free. Dress in layers to enjoy fall hiking.

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Top Things to Know

View the top things to know to help you plan your visit.

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Winter is Coming

Plan your visit to this snow-covered winter wonderland (usually December - March).

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Audio Tours

Learn more about the park with an audio tour of the park highway. Be sure to download the files before you arrive.

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Experience Lassen Virtually

Explore Lassen Volcanic from home through webcams, videos, and photos.

Last updated: October 27, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063


(530) 595-4480

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