Vehicle-Free Days on East Rim Drive
The park will host two vehicle-free days on East Rim Drive, September 20 and 27, 2014. Although East Rim Drive will be closed for these events, all other roads through the park will remain open to vehicular traffic. More »
Lost Creek Campground CLOSED Nights of 9/19 and 9/26
Lost Creek Campground will be CLOSED from 3:00 PM Friday, 9/19 until 5:00 PM Saturday, 9/20 because of the temporary road closure to vehicles on East Rim Drive. It will also be CLOSED from 3:00 PM Friday, 9/26 until 5:00 PM Saturday, 9/27.
Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in Effect
To ensure public safety and to provide the highest degree of protection to park resources, restrictions on campfires, smoking, and fireworks are in effect. More »
2013 Artists-in-Residence Program
Contact: Linda Hilligoss, (541)552-6340
CRATER LAKE, OR – The Crater Lake National Park Science & Learning Center announced today that it accepting applications for the 2013 Artist-in-Residence program at the park. Application forms and more information are available online at http://www.nps.gov/crla/slc.htm and are due by February 1, 2013.
Linda Hilligoss, Education Coordinator for the
The program is held both in the winter and the fall and provides an opportunity for two eligible artists to spend up to two weeks at
Did You Know?
Wizard Island is a cinder cone that erupted after Crater Lake began to fill with water. It is one of two islands in Crater Lake. Do you know the name of the other island?