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  • Wizard Island From Watchman Overlook - Crater Lake National Park
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The Watchman Overlook is one of the best places on the rim drive to view Wizard Island. The peak called ?The Watchman? is one of the highest points along the drive; at 8013 feet (2442 meters). There is a hiking trail up to the top of the peak. It is 1.6 miles long and is moderately strenuous with an altitude gain of 420 feet.

Address: P.O. Box 7, Crater Lake, Oregon 97604
Directions: Access the park from Oregon Highway 138 in the north or 62 in the south
Phone: (541) 594-3000
Website: http://www.nps.gov/crla/index.htm

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  • Written Mar 2, 2010
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