Park Headquarters


Easy
(Lady of the Woods Loop)
0.5-mile loop
120 feet elevation gain

Easy (Castle Crest wildflowers)
1.2-mile loop
70 feet elevation gain
Open mid-June through November

When you stop at Crater Lake National Park’s main visitor center, stretch your legs with a 0.5-mile loop trail through the park headquarters’ forest to see a dozen historic stone buildings on the Lady of the Woods Loop. If you like, you can add a second tour from the same trailhead—a loop to the wildflowers and mossy springs of Castle Crest. Pets are not allowed.

Drive north from Highway ...

To find the trailhead, walk around ...

This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes in Southern Oregon.