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Mount Scott, Crater Lake National Park, Oregon (8928 ft)

Mount Scott from Crater Lake Loop Road

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Crater Lake National Park

Route: Mount Scott Trail

Mount Scott is the highest point in the Crater Lake National Park. The trailhead for the 2.5 mile Mount Scott Trail is located 14 miles east of Park Headquarters across the East Rim Drive from the road to Cloudcap Overlook. Parking is available. Follow the trail to the summit where you will find a fire lookout with excellent views of Crater Lake and the Klamath Basin. Take water.


  1. Bond, Barbara I., 75 Scrambles in Oregon: best non-technical ascents, The Mountaineers Books, 2005.

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