Twice in my travels I have flown over Crater Lake. Each time I was fortunate enough to have clear weather below allowing an amazing view of a truly magical place. Towards the top of the lake there is an island called Wizard Island. I’d love to visit it one day.
The lake is 5 by 6 miles (8 by 10 km) across with an average depth of 1,148 feet (350 m). Its maximum depth has been measured at 1,949 feet (594 m), which fluctuates slightly as the weather changes. On the basis of maximum depth, Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States, the second deepest in North America, after Great Slave Lake in Canada … ~ wikipedia
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