Crater Lake National ParkFormed in the ancient caldera of Mount Mazama, Crater Lake in Southern Oregon is the deepest lake in the country and one of the clearest in the world. This dramatic destination of wilderness, forest, mountains, and lake is about 50 miles from Days Inn Klamath Falls but worth the trip. During the summer, you'll be able to enjoy everything from swimming and fishing to hiking and biking. If you're into birds and wildlife, you'll definitely have a field day as many varieties of creatures can be spotted on a daily basis. As for the winter months, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling rule. Get a real feel for Crater Lake by taking one of two tours, either the Crater Lake Trolley or the Volcano Boat Cruise.
Prices -Cars: $15; motorcyles, bicycles and pedestrians: $10 per person
Hours -The park is always open. However, some roads and facilities are closed in the winter.
- Discovering Crater Lake Talks
- Ranger-Led Snowshoe Walks
- Ranger's Choice Talks
- Cross-Country Skiing