New Children’s Exhibits at Lassen Volcanic National Park Visitor Center

Two new interactive children’s exhibits encourage Lassen Volcanic National Park’s youngest visitors to explore natural history and sustainability. “Providing hands-on activities is a great way to engage our next generation of park stewards,” stated Park Superintendent Steve Gibbons. “The new… Continue Reading


Locally Created Audio Road Guide Tells About Lassen Volcanic Park – ‘Then and Now’

Q: Hey, Dave Schlom. Welcome to A News It’s nice to talk with you again. You never fail to keep us abreast of such interesting information. But you’ve created something new, free for the public. Do tell. Thank you.… Continue Reading

Lassen Volcanic National Park Opens Park Highway to the Devastated Area

  Photo from Lassen NPS Visitors can now drive to the Devastated Area, ten miles from the north entrance of Lassen Volcanic National Park. ” Beyond the Devastated Area visitors will find snow depths of two to three feet and… Continue Reading

Lassen Volcanic National Park Welcomes Winter

“The scenic drive through Lassen Volcanic National Park has been transformed by the recent storms to a scenic winter trail,” announced Park Superintendent Darlene M. Koontz. During this time of year, frequent winter storms blanket the main park road with… Continue Reading

Lassen Park Prepares to Ignite Fall Prescribed Fire Projects

Park fire staff is preparing to implement two prescribed burn projects in Lassen Volcanic National Park. Should weather permit, they would be scheduled between October 25 and November 12. The 410-acre Summertown Burn Unit is located in the northwest section… Continue Reading