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Crater Lake - Discovery Point

Crater Lake Facts


Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States

The second deepest lake in the Western Hemisphere

The seventh deepest lake in the world

Crater Lake Maximum lake depth: 1932 feet

Average depth of Crater Lake: 1500 feet

Maximum lake width: 6 miles

Lake surface elevation: 6176 feet

Wizard Island elevation: 6940 feet

Wizard Island height above water: 764 feet

Crater Lake Rim elevation: 7100 feet

Snowfall, yearly average: 44 feet

Crater Lake National Park Size: 183224 acres

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Taken on June 15, 2008