Crater Lake National Park in OregonCrater Lake National is one of the most captivating destinations in Oregon, inspiring with its dramatic beauty and violent volcanic past. Located in the Cascade Mountains, Crater Lake National Park is a breathtaking destination for outdoor adventure – from fishing, boating and hiking in the summer to x-country skiing in the winter. The deepest lake in the US, at over 1,900 feet, Crater Lake is a volcanic basin with a crystal blue color and two picturesque islands that are mesmerizing. Surrounding the azure lake are sheer cliffs, soaring 2,000 feet into to the sky, and 90 miles of scenic trails to explore. Crater Lake National Park also encompasses mountains and forest and two visitor centers. Seeing a dormant volcano with a magnificent blue lake within its crater is a jaw-dropping experience.
Hours:The park is always open, but some roads and facilities are closed during the winter.
Fees:Cars - $10 (7 day pass); Motorcycles, bicycles & pedestrians - $5 per person (7 day pass)
- Crater Lake Boat Tours
- Trolley Tours
- Discovering Crater Lake Talks
- Guided Hikes
- Ranger-led Snowshoe Walks
- Boating & Fishing
- Ranger Guided Programs