The park's newspaper and visitor guide, Crater Lake Reflections, is is the best source of information for planning a visit to the park. It's published twice a year. The summer/fall edition typically comes out in early June; the winter/spring edition typically arrives in early December. Click on the links below to download low-resolution PDFs of current and past editions. If you'd like to receive a paper copy of Reflections through the mail, you can request one using the "Contact Us" form at the bottom of the page.
Visiting between November and May? Download the winter/spring edition for information on snowshoe tours, ski trails, and winter closures.
Visiting between June and October? Download last year's summer/fall edition for information on hiking, boat tours, and other attractions.
Summer/Fall 2016 [5.5 MB PDF]
Earlier summer/fall editions are also interesting to read for the articles on park research and park history that appear on pages 6 & 7.
Summer/Fall 2015 [5.0 MB PDF]