Visit the Lady of the Woods at Crater Lake

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Added by Cassidy Walker

View historic buildings, landscape and sculpture. Trailside brochure available by Munson Creek bridge.

Start your adventure behind the Steel Visitor Center, halfway between the Mazama Village entrance of Crater Lake National Park and the lake itself. It won't take long before you stumble upon the mystery that is the Lady of the Woods: a dazzling, intricate sculpted rock that experts are unsure whether it's natural or man-made. Loop your way back to the visitor center through colorful wildflowers and tranquil Munson Creek.

Pack List

  • Car to the Steel Visitor Center
  • Camera
  • Water resistant shoes for small stream crossings
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Hiking, Photography

Skill Level:



Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:



0.3 Miles

Elev. Gain:

100 Feet


Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Picnic Area

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