Pacific Crest Trail - Crater Lake National Park - Crater Lake, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 42° 52.289 W 122° 10.800
10T E 566976 N 4746869
Quick Description: A plaque along the Pacific Crest Trail at Crater Lake NP.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 8/1/2018 11:57:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMYWCR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 2

Long Description:
"The Paci?c Crest Trail spans the entire west coast, a 2,650-mile
route from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon and
Washington. Great elevation differences along the route provide
for a diverse experience as the trail passes deserts, old-growth
forests, alpine lakes, volcanoes, glaciers and rain forests.

In Oregon, the trail is largely wooded, following the somewhat gentle crest of the Cascade Range. Open areas provide commanding views of volcanic peaks and glaciers. About 300 thru-hikers attempt to complete the route each year. Thousands of others, both on foot and on horseback, enjoy their chosen portion of the trail."
Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: National Parks Service

Marker Type: Roadside

Region: Southern Oregon

County: Klamath

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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