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Crater Lake National Park

Oregon, United States
 (5 votes, 5 reviews)

Trails

Summary
Difficulty
Distance
Crater Lake - Pinnacles
This trail makes for an easy walk along the rim of Pinnacle Valley. There are great views of volcanic spires.
Easy
0.7 mi/
1.1 km
Sun Notch and Phantom Ship Viewpoint - Crater Lake
This is a short walking trail off the rim road to a fantastic viewpoint over the lake to the Phantom Ship far below.
Easy
1.0 mi/
1.6 km
Crater Lake, Mt. Scott Standard Summit Route
Via Southwest Ridge with optional ski descent
Easy
3.9 mi/
6.3 km
Crater Lake Rim Road Driving Tour
This guide will take you on a drive around the Crater Lake Rim Road stopping at the best viewpoints along the way.
Easy
45 mi/
72 km
Crater Lake - Garfield Peak
One of Crater Lake's most popular hikes. Panoramic Views of the area and an overhead view of the Phantom Ship.
Moderate
3.5 mi/
5.6 km
Mount Garfield
One of the high points along the rim at Crater Lake, Mt. Garfield allows for spectacular views of the lake
n/a
2.0 mi/
3.2 km
Guides
Mount Garfield
Mount Garfield
Crater Lake, Oregon, United States
 
One of the high points along the rim at Crater Lake, Mt. Garfield allows for spectacular views of the lake
Crater Lake, Mt. Scott Standard Summit Route
Easy: 3.9 miles, Half day
Via Southwest Ridge with optional ski descent
Crater Lake Rim Road Driving Tour
Crater Lake Rim Road Driving Tour
Fort Klamath, Oregon, United States
 
Easy: 45 miles, Full day
This guide will take you on a drive around the Crater Lake Rim Road stopping at the best viewpoints along the way.
Sun Notch and Phantom Ship Viewpoint - Crater Lake
Sun Notch and Phantom Ship Viewpoint - Crater Lake
Fort Klamath, Oregon, United States
 
Easy: 1.0 miles, 1 hour or less
This is a short walking trail off the rim road to a fantastic viewpoint over the lake to the Phantom Ship far below.
Crater Lake - Garfield Peak
Crater Lake - Garfield Peak
Crater Lake, Oregon, United States
Moderate: 3.5 miles, 1-3 hours
One of Crater Lake's most popular hikes. Panoramic Views of the area and an overhead view of the Phantom Ship.
Crater Lake - Pinnacles
Crater Lake - Pinnacles
Crater Lake, Oregon, United States
Easy: 0.7 miles, 1 hour or less
This trail makes for an easy walk along the rim of Pinnacle Valley. There are great views of volcanic spires.
Community Trips
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Crater Lake Discovery Trail, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 07, 2009
Union Creek, Oregon, United States
4.9 miles
This is a relative easy hike from the rim village to discovery look out. I went beyond Discovery point but turned back just shy of the Lightning Spring. The trail has wonderful views.
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Crater Lake Rim Drive, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 07, 2009
Fort Klamath, Oregon, United States
49 miles
If you don't want hike or don't have time this would be the easiest way to enjoy the scenery of Crater Lake - drive along the Rim drive.
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Crater Lake Boat Tour, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 08, 2009
Diamond Lake, Oregon, United States
16.1 miles
This is a two hour boat tour around the Crater Lake. You can enjoy different perspectives to the lake and the rim.
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Crater Lake Garfield Peak, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 08, 2009
Union Creek, Oregon, United States
3.5 miles
It was a nice hike to the peak just east of the Rim village and enjoyed a beautiful sunset.
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Crater Lake Sun Notch Trail, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 07, 2009
Fort Klamath, Oregon, United States
0.0 miles
Short walk to see the deep blue of the Crater Lake. Much better view than the next notch.
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Mt. Scott - Crater Lake National Park
by gcdude on Aug 24, 2010
Oregon, United States
4.3 miles
Round trip hike to the summit of Mt. Scott located in Crater Lake National Park.
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Crater Lake Rim Run Start Photo
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Crater Lake Marathon 2011
by blacksmither on Aug 13, 2011
Union Creek, Oregon, United States
26 miles
This a beautiful course, but challenging.
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Crater Lake - Rim Village to The Watchman
by Pfadfinder on Apr 23, 2011
Rim Village, Oregon, United States
7.0 miles
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Crater Lake N.P., boat tour
by stefan222 on Jul 13, 2012
Diamond Lake, Oregon, United States
15.8 miles
The boat tour takes about two hours and offers many dramatic views of geologic features in the caldera. A must-do at the Crater Lake!
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Crater Lake Pinnacles Trail, OR, USA
by ant on Sep 07, 2009
Fort Klamath, Oregon, United States
0.9 miles
Another short hike in the NP.

Reviews
pjg822
Wonderful day trip with grandkids
Visited on Jun 30, 2011

by pjg822 on Apr 08, 2013
NotBigfoot
Great sunny day, wonderful view. Still had some snow up there when visited, awesome place to visit.
Visited on Jun 07, 2009

by NotBigfoot on May 04, 2011
kristalharvey
Very cold but beautiful. Lots of people however
Visited on Nov 30, 2005

by kristalharvey on May 13, 2013
j_lattymer
good times, very nice place
Visited on Nov 30, 1995

by j_lattymer on Jul 25, 2011
kim.wallacedwyer
Loved everything about it.

by kim.wallacedwyer on Dec 30, 2012

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