NW Life | local | News | Recreation | EnvironmentMedford Mail Tribune | May 25, 2017 3:58 p.m. | Crater Lake National Park
Park rangers had to rappel roughly 600 feet into the caldera just to spot the man, McCabe said. His fall landed him about 100 feet from the lake.
An invasive crayfish is thriving in Oregon's Crater Lake as the waters warm – putting the lake’s clarity and native creatures in jeopardy.
Despite a summer fire that closed Crater Lake National Park’s North Entrance for nearly two weeks and discouraged visitors, figures through October show the park’s visitation figures well beyond expectations.