Crater lake national park

Crater Lake drowning victim identified

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. – The identity of a swimmer who drowned Sunday at Crater Lake National Park has been publicly released. Klamath County 911 was notified of a possible drowning at Crater Lake at 4:44 Sunday afternoon. A park spokesperson …

Crater Lake National Park re-opens

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. – Crater Lake National Park is back open, following a five-week long closure due to the partial government shutdown. There are still some Christmas decorations up in the park administration building, as the shutdown began December 22nd. …

Crater Lake set to reopen Monday

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore.–  Crater Lake National Park is set to reopen Monday, Jan. 28 after a partial closure for 35 days due to the government shutdown. As workers return to the park this weekend, main roads are being cleared and employees are …

Locals see slow business as Crater Lake remain shut

CRATER LAKE, Ore.– With the ongoing government shutdown, one issue making headlines across the nation is the toll the shutdown is taking on national parks. In California and Oregon, parks have been forced to partially or completely close – some plagued by sanitation …

Crater Lake National Park services shut down

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. – If you’re considering heading to Crater Lake National Park, the park entrance is about as far as you’re likely to get with your vehicle. All facilities in the park have been shut down, including restrooms. While …

Crater Lake ceremony welcomes new citizens to U.S.

CRATER LAKE, Ore.– On a mildly smoky morning at Watchman Overlook in Crater Lake National Park, 12 foreign-born candidates became new citizens of the United States during a naturalization ceremony Saturday. Considered a special ceremony held at the location once per year, …