Visitors 5
Modified 14-Jul-15
Created 12-Jul-15
83 photos

8/29: Left Klamath Falls and spent most of day at Crater Lake NP. Overnight in Bend.

8/30: Continue North to Columbia River Gorge and headed west to Portland.

Approaching Crater Lake from OR62 from the south. Remains of Mount Mazama.

Steel Visitor Center (6,450ft/1,966m).

First view of the Crater Lake at Rim Village (7,100ft/2,165m).

Lake formed when Mount Mazama erupted around 5680BC. Original height around 12,000ft/3,500m.

Average lake surface elevation: 6,173ft/1,882m.

Wizard Island.

View to the west after going clockwise around caldera.

Mount Scott (8,929ft/2,721m), highest point in park.

View from Cleetwood Cove Trailhead.

View from Cloudcap Overlook (7,960ft/2,427m).

First view of Phantom Ship.

The Pinnacles.

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:North America
Subcategory Detail:United States of America