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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Portions of the Park Open 10/4

Sections of the park highway and selected trails open 10/4.

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Stay Out & Stay Safe

Stay Out & Stay Safe

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View the Post Dixie Fire Visitor Guide

View the two-page guide to help you explore your resilient park following the Dixie Fire.

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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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Manzanita Lake Campground Open

Manzanita Lake Campground Loops A and B are open for first-come, first-served camping only (no reservations).

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Stay with or Store Your Scented Stuff

A fed bear is a dead bear. Learn how to protect yourself and black bears.

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No Reservations or Pre-Pay for Entrance

Reservations are not required or accepted to enter Lassen Volcanic. Entrance fees must be paid at entrance stations (or display valid pass).

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Basic Information

Get the essential information from entrance fees to hours of operation.

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Directions & Getting Around

Learn how to travel to and around the park and view park maps.

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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: October 12, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 100
Mineral, CA 96063


(530) 595-4480

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