Chester Warner Valley Road, a pretty drive in Lassen Volcanic NP

Chester Warner Valley Road is a scenic drive located in Lassen Volcanic National Park in northern California, USA.

Chester Warner Valley Road

How long is the Chester Warner Valley Road?

Located in Plumas County, in the Sierra Nevada of California, at the southeast end of Lassen Volcanic National Park, the road is 27.35km (17 miles) long. It runs from Highway 36 in Chester to Drakesbad Guest Ranch, ending at 1.776m (5,826ft) above the sea level. Views of Lassen Peak along the way make it a pretty drive.

Is the Chester Warner Valley Road paved?

Nestled in the scenic Warner Valley, the road is mostly paved but the last 3 mile section is unpaved/dirt. RVs and trailers not recommended due to steep, rutted gravel access road. The road is subject to seasonal closures and is usually closed from November to May.