March 24, 2016

Discovering Bumpass Hell, Chaos Jumbles, and the Many Marvels of Lassen Volcanic National Park.


I try not to run, if at all possible. I’d love to say that I’m signed up for every 10K in the state and my weekend doesn’t start until I get a few miles in my Nikes, but in...

March 14, 2016

The rains have been filling Lake Almanor. This photo is of the Chester overflow.


October 11, 2015


Chester/Lake Almanor Area

Lake Almanor and its magnificent views of Lassen Peak make

it a popular base camp for fall foliage drives. Start out on Main

Street in Chester, where cottonwoods and domestic maples grace

the highway and banks of the Feather River. Miles of redde...

September 21, 2015

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Celebrate local art, wine, and music at Lassen. Returning for its sixth year, this popular event featuring local businesses is held at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Taste wine from local vineyards, sample products from regional ent...

August 30, 2015

 YouTube of Museum


The Collins Pine Museum was opened to the public in May of 2007. There is no admission fee and the museum is open from mid-May until mid-October, Wednesday through Saturday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


The building was constructed to look like the sawmill th...

August 15, 2015

Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center webcam

This is the view looking north from the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. The peak to the left is Mt. Diller and Pilot Pinnacle sits to its right. On cool days, it is possible to see steam rising from the Sulphur Works hydrothermal...

August 12, 2015

August 21-23


At the Western Pacific Railroad Museum, our World Famous "Run-A-Locomotive" program allows you, our visiting public, to rent a vintage diesel locomotive and operate it on the museum grounds, under the close supervision of your own private instructor.  Reli...