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Address: Crater Lake National Park, OR
Phone Number: 5415943000
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Activities: Hiking, Skiing
Description: Beautiful lake which is the centerpiece of Crater Lake National Park.

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This Is Simply One Of The Most Beautiful Places On Earth

If you are a lover of nature and have not made the trip to this secluded, spectacular natural wonder, you really must go. Crater Lake is breathtakingly beautiful at any time of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Dallas, TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

If you are a lover of nature and have not made the trip to this secluded, spectacular natural wonder, you really must go. Crater Lake is breathtakingly beautiful at any time of the year. It offers the best of the classic National Park experience - an amazing historic lodge built to overlook the wordless beauty of a unique visual, ecological,... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Start with a beautiful drive to the park. I would suggest taking the rim drive around the lake to see waterfalls and different viewpoints. Don't miss the short one-way drive to The Pinnacles. Interesting formations. Check out the lodge and restaurant, or take a picnic lunch and enjoy the scenery. On the way back south stop and check out the... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Crater Lake is easily one of the most beautiful things I've ever seen. A volcano that exploded thousands of years ago, the hollow top has now filled with water and is crowned by the small island in the middle, which is actually the volcano building again to its next explosion in another few (or many) thousand years. I felt small... More 

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Lebanon, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I've had Crater Lake on my radar for a few years. Recently I was able to zoom in. The approach to Crater Lake is a rather unassuming drive, just another small back road. BUT -- when you reach the summit and get your first glimpse -- a WOW moment occurs. I won't try to describe the beauty nor the color... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We were staying at an RV park in Klamath Falls and had an extra day. So we were looking for something to see. Crater Lake was a good hour and 1/2 away so we debated about going. Boy are we glad we did. Our visit turned into over 3 hours. What an amazing site. It is just phenomenal. Every pull... More 

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Albany, Oregon, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Crater Lake is one of those natural wonders that is just hard to describe! It is so blue! It was a beautiful Tuesday when we were there. Lots of people, but not crowded since it was midweek. We only had about 4 hours to spend so we took the drive around the rim first. The road was under construction in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This is just an awesome place! The lake is beautiful and we could have spent a long time here, but had only some hours. We drove along the west rim and stopped at several viewing points. Not possible to describe in word - a must see and worth a long detour!

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

There’s a reason it’s unbelievably blue, and you can learn about it here. Naturally you’ll take the rim drive. But also consider taking the narrated boat tour of the lake as you’ll see things you can’t see from above the lake like the waterfalls. It’s a steep, one mile walk down to the lake, but my 73 year old husband... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This has to be a highlight of any road trip in this part of the USA. The scenery and the colours are outstanding. The rim road is narrow in places, with no guardrail and a long drop. If you don't like heights, it can be a little unnerving, but it's well worth the effort. There's a good cafe, and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Crater lake is everything that you read and see in pictures with double the wow factor when you see it for real. Sunset at the place is breath taking and view of the lake from east or west rim is equally wonderful. However mosquitos at the east rim played spoiler to the party so take some repellent before you go.... More 

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Address: Crater Lake National Park, OR
Phone Number: 5415943000
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Crater Lake National Park

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