fbpx
Loading...Loading Park Alerts...

Park Alerts (2)

***Discover Our Parks, LLC takes no responsability in the accuracy of these alerts, which are taken directly from NPS.gov, and we provide them for informational purposes only. Please refer to NPS.gov for more information.

Park Menu

"Old Fashion" Maps

Because most national parks don't have cell service!

(The below links are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, we'll earn a commission if you click one and make a purchase. An easy way to help support us if you're going to buy one anyway!)

SPONSORED ADVERTISMENT

Lassen Volcanic National Park News

Showing the last 10 news releases. Click here to visit nps.gov's Lassen Volcanic National Park - News section for more.

  • Lassen Volcanic National Park Begins its Fall Transition

    October 5, 2022 | 11:59 am

    Visitors should be prepared for changing conditions including below freezing nighttime temperatures, limited campsites and visitor services, and temporary effects of fire management activities. Learn more about visiting in fall at go.nps.gov/lavo/fall. Services in the Manzanita Lake Area continue through October. The Loomis Museum is open Friday through Sunday until closure on October 31. The Manzanita Lake Camper Store is open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily through October 30. The Manzanita Lake dump station and Lassen Crossroads close October 11.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen Volcanic Proposes Online Wilderness Permitting

    August 31, 2022 | 2:35 pm

    Lassen Volcanic National Park is proposing to replace its paper wilderness permit system with an online registration system on Recreation.gov.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Public Input Requested on Design Concept Plan at Lassen Volcanic National Park

    August 25, 2022 | 8:38 am

    The National Park Service is in the early stages of developing a design concept plan for the Manzanita Lake Developed Area of Lassen Volcanic National Park and is seeking public input on preliminary concepts and ideas.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Release of the Finding of No Significant Impact to Improve Water Supply at Two Lassen Volcanic National Park Campgrounds

    August 10, 2022 | 3:26 pm

    The National Park Service (NPS), in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) to examine alternative actions and environmental impacts associated with the proposed project to drill a well to supply water to the Lost Creek Campground and Volcano Adventure Camp.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen National Park Highway Open to Vehicles

    June 2, 2022 | 4:18 pm

    The 30-mile highway through Lassen Volcanic National Park will open to through traffic on Friday, June 3. A lower-than-average snowpack accelerated snow clearing operations. Intermittent closures along the highway are possible due to repair work, as well as inclement weather. Please check the weather forecast before traveling to the park. In other areas of the park, the road to Butte Lake is open; Warner Valley and Juniper Lake roads remain closed at the park boundary due to post Dixie Fire hazards.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen Volcanic Seeks Public Comment on Project to Improve Water Supply at Two Campgrounds

    May 20, 2022 | 4:31 pm

    The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public comment on a project to improve Lassen Volcanic National Park's water treatment system for Lost Creek Group Campground and Volcano Adventure Camp. Comments may be submitted through 6/19/2022.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen Volcanic Seeks Comment on Project to Improve Water Supply at Two Campgrounds

    February 3, 2022 | 2:50 pm

    The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public comment on a project to improve Lassen Volcanic National Park's water treatment system for Lost Creek Group Campground and Volcano Adventure Camp. This project is proposed to replace the surface water collection system with a subsurface source. If well drilling is successful, a small pump, water tank and treatment building would be constructed to serve these campgrounds.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen Volcanic Highway Closes to Through Traffic for Winter Season

    October 22, 2021 | 4:13 pm

    Lassen Volcanic National Park Highway is closed to through traffic for the winter/spring snow season. Vehicle access is limited to one mile from the northwest entrance to the Loomis Plaza and one mile from the southwest entrance to the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Lassen Volcanic National Park Prepares for Prescribed Burning

    October 15, 2021 | 4:07 pm

    “These prescribed burns are part of a multi-decade fire management program to reduce the intensity and severity of future wildfires in the park,” said Fire Management Officer Mike Klimek. “Autumn weather supports low to moderate severity prescribed burns. Research shows this type of treatment results in forests that recover with increased forest health and are more resilient to high-severity fire.”

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Sections of Lassen Volcanic National Park to Reopen October 4

    September 30, 2021 | 2:02 pm

    Lassen Volcanic National Park Highway will be open eight miles from the Southwest Entrance to Lassen Peak parking area and one mile from the Northwest Entrance to Loomis Plaza. The highway will remain closed to vehicles, pedestrians, and bicycles between Loomis Plaza and Lassen Peak parking area due to ongoing fire operations and post-fire recovery traffic. The standard $30 vehicle entrance fee will be in effect. The eastern portion of the park affected by the Dixie Fire including Summit Lake, Butte Lake, Warner Valley, and Juniper Lake areas remain closed. Please Stay Out & Stay Safe to protect yourself and protect your park.

    Read more at nps.gov