Planning a Winter Visit?
Read more for help on planning your winter visit or read the 2017-2018 Winter Newspaper.
- The Lassen National Park Highway (30 miles of Hwy. 89 that go through the park), is closed for the snow season.
- Carry tire chains in your vehicle from October through May. Area highways institute chain controls when necessary for safe travel during snowstorms. Check on current highway conditions.
Limited trails are avaialble for snowshoe or skiing. View the winter edition of Peak Experiences for trail recommendations.
The Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center (at the southwest entrance of the park) is open Wednesday through Sunday. See all operating hours and seasons.
The Southwest Walk-in Campground is the only year-round campground. Visitors may also camp in vehicles in the parking area adjacent to the campground and are subject to the camping fee.
Ranger-led snowshoe walks will be offered Saturday and Sunday, January 6 through April 1, 2018 at 1:30 pm outside the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes are provided; space is limited.
Entrance fees change to winter rates on December 1.