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Mount Garfield

One of the high points along the rim at Crater Lake, Mt. Garfield allows for spectacular views of the lake
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Unknown
Length: 2 miles
Duration: Unknown

Overview :  This short steep hike leaves the parking lot of Crater Lake Lodge and immediately heads uphill. Stick with it for a half mile or so... more »

Tips:  Bring water for the summer, it's REALLY hot and dusty up here.

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Points of Interest

1. Views of the lake

2. Water Tower

Watch out for the cleverly disguised water tower for the lodge.

3. Whitebark Pines

These pines are the dominant tree in the higher reaches of the park, but are under attack by beetles.

4. Summit

The summit of Mt Garfield provides views of the lake, including the Phantom Ship and Wizard Island.