Crater Lake, Oregon

Crater Lake
Crater Lake, Oregon, is a six-mile wide expanse filling a volcanic crater nearly 2,000 feet deep. The water is so blue, and the wind so biting!

 

 

Crater Lake Watchman Trail
A short hike took us to the peak of the Watchman, which offered views of Crater Lake from above.

 

 

Crater Lake
It’s hard to capture the beauty of this incredible lake, rimmed on all sides by peaky terrain.

 

Crater Lake Wizard Island
In the summer months, it’s possible to take a boat out to Wizard Island in the middle of the lake.

 

Crater Lake Phantom Ship
The “Phantom Ship” — the remains of volcanic activity left this small island resembling a shipwreck.

 

Crater Lake
Clouds settling over the lake lend a mystical aura.

 

 

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