West Rim Drive and North Entrance Open
The North Entrance and West Rim Drive are open. Winter conditions still exist with slick patches and narrowed areas. Please drive slowly and use caution when navigating these roads. Call (541)594-3000 for more information.
Fees & Reservations
FeesCar - $10.00 (7 day pass)
Motorcycles, bicycles & pedestrians - $5.00 per person (7 day pass)
For more information on commercial vehicles, buses, and school fee waivers, click here.
Fee-free days for 2012 will be: January 14-16 (Martin Luther King Jr Weekend), April 21-29 (National Park Week), June 9 (Get Outdoors Day), September 29 (National Public Lands Day) and November 10-12 (Veterans Day Weekend).
Reservations are strongly recommended for Crater Lake Lodge and Mazama Village Cabins. Half of the campsites at Mazama Campground are on the Xanterra reservation system. Please call at 1-888-774-2728 or go on-line.
Lost Creek Campground is not on the Reserve America reservation system. It is only first-come, first-serve.
Whether you want to visit Crater Lake National Park many times in one year, or you're looking to take a grand tour of many of America's National Parks, there is a pass for you. Each of the passes below is sold at the park's entrance booths as well as the visitor centers.
America the Beautiful Annual Interagency Pass Available for purchase by anyone 16 years and older. Good for one year at Federal recreation sites where entrance or standard amenity fees are charged. Also available on-line. Cost $80.
Annual Military Pass
America the Beautiful Annual Military Pass Available for free for any active duty service men and women - Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, and activated National Guard and Reserves -- and their dependents. Good for 12 months at federal recreation sites where entrance or standard amenity fees are charged.
Did You Know?
Seven different trees live on Phantom Ship, an island in Crater Lake. There are also colonies of violet green swallows, and several varieties of wildflowers and lichens living there.