Welcome to Lassen National Forest
Lassen National Forest
Come discover the wonder and beauty where the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range meets the Cascade Mountain Range. Granite meets volcanic!Plan Your Visit
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.
Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (REA) Proposed Developed Recreation Fee Changes
Public Comment Period August 15 - November 1, 2023. Learn more about these proposed changes here. If you wish to leave public comment you may do so electronically, or by turning in a public comment card to any of our Lassen National Forest District offices.
The Fire Danger Rating is Low
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.
Postfire Recovery and Restoration in Dixie Fire Footprint
Release Date: Sep 18, 2023
Lassen National Forest Continues Restoration Work in the Dixie Fire Footprint Above Almanor Drive West
Release Date: Sep 15, 2023