Lassen Volcanic National Park Sights

Lassen Peak

  • Geological Site
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 01/28/2016

Fodor's Review

When this now-dormant plug dome volcano erupted in 1915, it spewed a huge mushroom cloud of debris almost 6 miles into the air. A fabulous panoramic view makes the strenuous 2½-mile hike to the 10,457-foot summit worth the effort.

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Lassen Park Hwy., 7 miles from southwest entrance ranger station, Lassen Volcanic National Park, California, 96063, USA



Published 01/28/2016


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