Rim Visitor Center

Crater Lake National Park, Near Crescent, Oregon

Rim Visitor Center does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Only open in summer, but due to COVID-19 this visitor center was closed in 2020 and 2021. Hours for 2022 will be announced in June. Views of the lake are prominent and accessible from Rim Visitor Center. It is located at the historic Kiser Studio in Rim Village. Outdoor exhibits at the near-by Sinnott Memorial Overlook are likely open until mid-October. Get your passport stamp at the US Post Office located at headquarters, 9am to12pm and 1pm to 3pm.

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