We are planning to travel from Portland to Crater lake and spend a night in Crater Lake Lodge in September 2012. We are also planning to visit Mt. Hood. How many nights should we spend in Crater Lake? What is the best route.We would like to see interesting places on the way. We have 5 days to travel. On the 5th night we have to be back in Portland. Do we need 5 days to travel from Portland to Crater Lake to Mt. Hood.