3 days in Crater Lake National Park Itinerary

3 days in Crater Lake National Park Itinerary

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3 days in Crater Lake National Park Itinerary

Start: Portland
Drive:  5​h 30​min
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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Portland

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): cruise along Rim Dr and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Vidae Falls and then trek along Cleetwood Cove Trail.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Crater Lake National Park trip planner.

Portland to Crater Lake National Park is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. While traveling from Portland, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Crater Lake National Park, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

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Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Rim Dr ©
Rim Dr
Cleetwood Cove Trail ©
Cleetwood Cove Trail

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