2022 boat tours ended on September 16. Contact Crater Lake Hospitality for information about tours in 2023.
Contact Crater Lake Hospitality for ticket prices, tour descriptions and reservations or call their toll-free reservation line, 866-292-6720.
In summer, Crater Lake Hospitality, a concessioner for the park, offers daily boat tours on Crater Lake. A park ranger is aboard most tours, which circumnavigate the caldera. Captains and boats are US Coast Guard certified.
In the event that boat tours are canceled due to weather, smoke or safety concerns, the concessioner attempts to make appropriate accommodations for ticket holder.
Things to Know Before Booking a Boat Tour
Trolley ToursContact Crater Lake Trolley for tour times, reservations, and ticket prices or call 541-882-1896. Final day 2022 trolley tours is Friday, September 30.
During Summer, Crater Lake Trolley, a concessioner for the park, offers daily trolley tours. The tours typically begin in July and run through mid-September. The many benefits of a trolley tour include the luxury of enjoying the scenery while the trolley driver safely navigates the historic 33-mile Rim Drive. Each trolley makes five to seven stops at significant overlooks with opportunities for photographs and moments for reflection. The ranger on-board offers narration, trivia, and a dash of fun.
Trolleys are enclosed, wheel chair accessible, and seat 25 passengers. The tours are two hours and there are no bathroom stops.
Advanced reservations can be made at the Crater Lake Trolley website. Tickets can also be purchased from the trolley ticket office in Rim Village the day of a tour if there is availability.
Last updated: September 25, 2022