Special Events

Two green refillable propane canisters

Propane Canister Exchange

Saturday, June 10 | 10:30 am to 2 pm
Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center

Learn more about refillable propane cylinders and help reduce waste! Green Waste of Tehama County will be available to answer questions and will be offering a free refillable cylinder (one per person please) in exchange for a free refillable canister. Although the canister exchange is limited to this special event; free, safe disposal of 1 lb. propane cylinders will be available at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center all summer long.
Hikers holding a trail challenge bandana

Reach Higher Trail Challenge

Kick-off Saturday, June 10, 2017
Take the Reach Higher Trail Challenge and take your fitness level to new heights! Participants hike trails in Lassen Volcanic National Park and calculate their approximate calories burned for each hike to earn a commemorative bandana. Are you ready for the challenge?

Lassen Dark Sky Festival

August 11 - 13, 2017
Join park rangers, astronomers, and planetary geologists in celebrating all that is out of this world during Lassen's Dark Sky Festival.

Visitors peruse paintings on a patio

Art & Wine of Lassen

September 16, 2017
Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center | 11 am - 5 pm

Taste wine from local vineyards, sample products from regional entrepreneurs, and enjoy music from local artists on the visitor center patio. A tasting fee includes a commemorative glass. This event is hosted by the concessioner, California Guest Services. View photos on Flickr.

A man looking through a camera on a tripod

Field Seminars

June through September
Learn, explore, and discover through field seminars offered by park partner, Lassen Association.
Chickadee perched on snow

Annual Christmas Bird Count

December 16, 2016
Join in the annual
Audubon Christmas Bird Count and be a part of this special contribution to conservation. Volunteers ready to enjoy a beautiful day in the woods are invited to meet at the administration building in park headquarters at 8 am. The bird count will continue through 4:30 pm, however you can participate for an hour or two, or the entire day. Novice and experienced birders alike are welcome. Be sure to bring a lunch, snow boots, gloves, warm clothes, and binoculars.

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063


(530) 595-4480

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