Greetings from Lassen Volcanic National Park

I live near to the beautiful Lassen Volcanic National Park. I have enjoyed the park on many occasions, once I even went snowshoeing in winter at the park. My most recent accomplishment at Lassen was when I hiked to the top of Brokeoff Mountain. The climb was a 3,000-foot progressive hike. The trail was well maintained and beautiful all the way to the top. The climax of course, was the view from the top of Brokeoff Mountain! A wonderful experience for me!

Sincerely,
Shellie

Lassen Volcanic National Park

Tucked away in far northeastern California, Lassen offers sweeping grandeur and hydrothermal marvels in an uncrowded, contemplative atmosphere. The park is home to more than 40 volcanoes, bubbling mudpots, steaming fumaroles, stunning mountain views and vast, naturally dark skies. The park's namesake peak is the one of the largest plug dome volcanoes in the world — a type of volcano that grows in size from layers of its own lava building on top of each other over time.

State(s): California

Established: 1916

“I love being able to enjoy all National Parks. The land is maintained and the staff must love what they do, which I appreciate. I like being able to go to obscure places too! One of my other favs is Death Valley National Park. I hope to travel to New Mexico and Arizona some day to visit any parks that they have.”

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