A Visit To Oregon’s Crater Lake National Park Is A Magical Wintertime Experience

Crater Lake is one of Oregon’s most treasured gems. At 1,949 feet, it’s the deepest lake in the entire country, and its azure blue color is due to it purity – the lake isn’t fed by any rivers, and gets all its water from snow melt and rain.

You can visit Crater Lake National Park year-round, but a trip during winter months can be a magical experience. Check it out:

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Visit the Crater Lake National Park website to learn more about the park, and get the latest updates on weather conditions and closures. If you love this lake like we do, you’ll also want to follow the park’s Facebook page to see more stunning photos and learn about every facet of this special place.

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