Details: Lassen Volcanic National Park
Alaska Airlines offers one-stop service from Reagan National to Redding, Calif., for about $440 round trip. Lassen Volcanic National Park is about 50 miles east of Redding.
Where to stay
Lassen Mineral Lodge
Highway 36, Mineral
Nine miles from the park, with a restaurant and bar, a general store and snowshoe rentals. Rates from $75 a night.
St. Bernard Lodge
Highway 36, Mill Creek
A B&B near the southeast entrance of the park and Lake Almanor. Restaurant and horse stables on the property. Rates from $95.