Rare Celestial Event to Peak in the Sky Tonight

Turn your gaze skyward this evening to witness a rare spectacle—a blue supermoon, a sight that won't grace our skies for more than a decade.The Blue Supermoon will illuminate one of the final evenings of August this evening, appearing exceptionally large and bright. NASA... Read More.

Lassen Peak Snowpack at 60% of Average for March

Due to the recent snowfall Lassen Peak gets over a foot of new snowpack that offsets the early spring melt with the recent warmer temperatures. A manual measurement of the snowpack at Lake Helen showed a depth of nearly 8 ½ feet and 43... Read More.

Smoke Near Thompson Peak is Pile Burning Operation

Smoke visible from Thompson peak throughout the last few weeks has been from a nearly completed pile burning operation. A contractor for the Lassen Fire Safe Council has completed more than 400 acres as part of its Thompson Peak Initiative. High Sierra Fire Inc.... Read More.