Climb the trailed peaks in the other-worldly Crater Lake National Park, Oregon. Peer down at Crater Lake, the deepest lake in the US (1,946 ft) and the site of exploded Mount Mazama, from various lofty vantage points as you explore the trails and peaks of this incredible place. Crater Lake beckons the peak lover with well-maintained trails to some of the best lake views imaginable. This park demands more time than just a quick drive around the lake. Note: climbing Wizard Island Peak requires a boat journey; daily boat tours offered. All 6 peaks have official trails and lie on the south side of the lake.


Highest peak

Mount Scott

8,929 ft / 2,721 m

Most prominent peak

Mount Scott

3,009 ft / 917 m

Most summited peak

Mount Scott

47 summits

Most difficult peak

Mount Scott

Class 1

Difficulty breakdown

Class 1/2 1 peak

Top climbing months

August   34%

July   28%

September  24%