Alerts & Conditions


Park Closure

The park is open 24 hours a day. All park roads are currently open. Construction delays of up to 30 minutes are possible on the Rim Drive.

The Visitor Center at Park Headquarters is open daily 9 am-5 pm.
The Sinnott Overlook Exhibits are open daily (weather permitting) 10 am-4 pm.
The Rim Village Cafe & Gift Shop is open daily 10 am-5 pm. (Note: It will be closed Oct. 29 through Nov. 2).

There are no lodges, campgrounds, or gas stations open in the park this time of year. Visit our publications page to download a list of accommodations outside the park. Camping in pullouts and parking lots is prohibited.

Ranger Programs
No ranger programs are being offered right now. Boat tours, trolley tours, and other summer programs have ended for the season. Ranger-guided snowshoe walks will begin in late November or early December.

The National Weather Service provides the most accurate weather forecast for the park.

Hiking Trails
The Godfrey Glen Trail is closed due to a damaged bridge. The Annie Creek Canyon Trail is closed for a hazard tree removal project. The Stuart Falls Trail is closed due to damage from last summer's fires. These trails will reopen sometime in 2019. All other trails in the park are currently open.

Last updated: October 15, 2018

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Mailing Address:

Crater Lake National Park
PO Box 7

Crater Lake , OR 97604


(541) 594-3000

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