Lassen Volcanic Park, California

Lassen Volcanic Park near the city of Redding in Northern California. A unique feature of the park is that every type of volcano can be found here. There are also hot springs, boiling mud pots, and stinking fumaroles. The park was established in 1916 on August 9 due to at the time it was active and posed a danger to the public and also to preserve the natural beauty of the area. The park covers around 166 square miles and is attended by over 400,000 vistors each year. A good deal of the park has cool winters and warm summers due to it's elevation although at some of the higher altitudes the winters are quite harsh. The area has been very well preserved and the most of the forests contain old growth. The park is always open but with limited road access in the winter months. Some of the facilities are only open for June to September summer season.

Lassen Volcanic Park Info


Lassen Volcanic Park

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News

National Park Service selects Snow Mountain, LLC to operate visitor services at Lassen Volcanic National Park

The National Park Service today announced the selection of Snow Mountain, LLC to operate visitor services at Lassen Volcanic National Park.

Lassen Volcanic with Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers Host Special Events July 27

Visitors can join Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers, Donielle Stevens and Aaron Hussmann for a variety of activities on Friday, July 27. Special events include an information booth at Summit Lake Trailhead from 9 am to 12 pm, a workshop outside the Loomis Museum from 2 pm to 3 pm, and an evening program at the Manzanita Lake Amphitheater from 9 pm to 9:45 pm.

Lassen Volcanic to Waive Entrance Fee to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of National Public Lands Day

All National Park Service sites, including Lassen Volcanic National Park, will offer free admission to visitors on September 22 for National Public Lands Day. “I encourage everyone to take advantage of this fee free day to explore and discover the beauty and recreational opportunities that Lassen Volcanic National Park has to offer,” said Superintendent Jim Richardson. “There is much for the public to experience and enjoy in the parklands and forests of northern California.

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018

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Lassen Volcanic Park, California, 9 June 2018