Oregon, Crater Lake Rim Loop
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State: Oregon
Location: Crater Lake National Park
Length, Round Trip: 33 miles
Minimum Elevation: 6500 feet
Maximum Elevation:
7700 feet
Elevation Change: 2900 feet
Best Season: Summer
Hills: Steep

Trail Information

The Crater Lake Rim Loop is one of the most beautiful alpine roads in the world loops around the rim of the Crater Lake. This loop is the most popular bicycle route at Crater Lake. The route provides spectacular views of Crater Lake and the surrounding area throughout its length. The road is narrow with long, steep grades. Most cyclists start from the Park Headquarters area and ride around the lake clockwise. This direction puts one of the steepest and longest grades at the beginning of the trip.


Riders usually start at the Crater Lake Park Headquarters

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