Welcome to Lassen National Forest
Lassen National Forest
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The Crossroads of California
Lassen National Forest is a total of 1.2 million acres or 1,875 square miles. It lies within seven counties; Lassen, Shasta, Tehama, Butte, Plumas, Siskiyou, and Modoc. More information about the forest.
Dixie Closure Area terminated on December 8, 2021. There is the possibility that the Closures Order will be reinstated once restoration work begins in 2022.
The Fire Danger Rating is High
Personal Fuelwood Permits are for noncommercial, personal use only. Wood cutters please call the following number everyday to hear what the current restrictions are: (530) 257-9553
Commercial Fuelwood Permits are valid for use on the Almanor Ranger District (Zone IV) ONLY. The cost is $10.00 per cord with a five cord minimum and ten cord maximum per request.