Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park

Overview / Map of Crater Lake

Visitor Services

Visitor Centers Steel Visitor CenterHours of Operation: Open daily, except December 25th November to April 10:00 AM-4:00 PM May to October 9:00 AM-5:00 PMPhone: (541)594-3100Location: Park HeadquartersSpecial Programs: An 18-minute film, Crater Lake: The Mirror of Heaven, is shown every half hour.Exhibits: Exhibits provide park orientation.Available Facilities: Post Office ...

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In A Nutshell

Weather Weather plays a dramatic role at Crater Lake National Park. Winter, especially, shapes the landscape; snow generally begins to accumulate each year in October and doesn't melt in most places until the following June. Summer weather is more predictable, with warm, dry days, blue skies, and cool nights. Nevertheless, ...

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At A Glance

Things To Know Before You Come Current Information Roads and Trails **Please call (541)594-3000 for the most current weather, road, and avalanche danger information.** Hwy 62 through the park and the road to park headquarters are OPEN. The road to Rim Village and lake viewing is currently CLOSED due to heavy snow. North ...

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Planning Your Visit

Directions Getting to the Park Plane The closest airports are located in Klamath Falls (60 miles from the park) and Medford (80 miles from the park). Car From the North (Summer): From Roseburg - Route 138 east to the park's north entrance. From Bend - Route 97 south to Route 138 west to the park's north ...

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