Lassen Volcanic National Park is open 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. Road access, services, and activities are limited in the snowy season (approximately November - May). Learn more about visiting the park in each season:
Summer (July – September): Greatest access to activities, services, and park areas/features; highest number of visitors.
The visitor center may close at anytime due to inclement weather or heavy snowfall. Lassen Café and Gift hours and dates differ and are listed separately below.
May 1 - October 31: Daily
Special Holiday Hours:
Closed: Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
December 23 - 24, 2019
Located inside the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Food offerings are limited October through April.
Located at the northwest entrance of the park.
May 22 - June 19: Friday through Sunday
The Camper Store is located near the Northwest Entrance of the park adjacent to the Manzanita Lake Campground. The only gas station at the park is located behind the camper store and is available 24 hours a day with a credit card during operating season.
Last updated: January 4, 2020