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Feeding wildlife in Lassen Volcanic National Park is strictly prohibited. But I think we can make an exception for the 35th President of the United States. more

Jan 11, 2018 10:34 AM History

The walks cover one to two miles of moderately strenuous terrain and they don’t follow a trail—the hike is an off-trail exploration through the forests near the Visitor Center more

Jan 4, 2018 7:16 PM Outdoors

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Eighty percent of the fees collected at Lassen are returned to the park for specific projects more

Dec 29, 2017 11:44 AM Blog

If you hike up Lassen Peak during the right time of year, you will encounter literally millions of butterflies more

Dec 12, 2017 10:28 AM Outdoors

Bumpass Hell in Lassen Volcanic National Park is one of the most popular destinations in NorCal. But for the man that found the area, it ruined his life. more

Dec 2, 2017 11:18 AM History

When I came to the mouth of the cave, I did not see the usual welcoming entrance. Instead, daggers of icicles dangled from the roof, resembling the sharp and jagged teeth of some subterranean beast. more

Nov 21, 2017 1:47 PM 1 Comments

The views of a snowy Lassen Peak and Brokeoff Mountain made the trek worthwhile more

Nov 15, 2017 10:08 AM Outdoors 1 Comments

There is no better way to explore the Shasta region then through the lens of a dog more

Nov 12, 2017 6:54 AM Blog

With the recent precipitation we have seen in NorCal, it has been a mental process of quickly putting the summer behind us and look forward to winter activities more

Nov 10, 2017 1:23 PM Outdoors

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Names almost always make for a good story, and Hat Creek is no exception. more

Nov 10, 2017 8:44 AM History 7 Comments

Defending myself against unseen monstrosities had not been part of my plan for backpacking into northern California’s Caribou Wilderness more

Nov 5, 2017 8:00 AM Outdoors

Hundreds of waterfalls call NorCal their home and we've been on a quest to find the best waterfalls the North State has to offer more

Oct 24, 2017 11:18 AM Outdoors

When Ryan Loughrey tried to summit Lassen's Brokeoff Mountain during a snowstorm, he learned a lesson in determination and safety more

Oct 23, 2017 7:10 PM Outdoors 1 Comments

It was less than three months after the roads had been cleared of snow from last winter more

Oct 23, 2017 10:24 AM Blog

Lassen Peak erupted from 1914-1917, an incredible event that was documented by local photographer J.B. Loomis more

Oct 14, 2017 8:36 AM History 3 Comments

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Learn more about the 10 must-see local destinations in the Shasta Cascade region more

Oct 10, 2017 11:59 AM Outdoors 4 Comments

We walked the trail at the top, and took in the views of Lassen Peak, the Fantastic Lava Beds, Painted Dunes, Butte Lake and Snag Lake more

Oct 10, 2017 12:34 AM Outdoors

The full moon is coming on September 6th more

Sep 2, 2017 9:18 AM

While Kings Creek Falls stands tall and shouts its glory as the largest falls in Lassen, Cold Boiling Lake quietly bubbles in a lazy meadow more

Aug 30, 2017 11:28 AM Outdoors

Hiking Lassen Peak was on my summer bucket list and it was the perfect day to cross it off the list more

Aug 22, 2017 9:16 AM Outdoors