About the Crater Lake Trust

The Crater Lake National Park Trust works to help protect, promote, and enhance Crater Lake National Park, its unique water purity, and its value for human inspiration and knowledge.

We envision a future in which Crater Lake National Park is widely recognized as an Oregon icon and a national treasure; in which the Park serves as a thriving laboratory and classroom; and in which every Oregonian and growing numbers of others feel a deep connection and love for Crater Lake. 

History of the Trust

The Crater Lake National Park Trust was formed during planning for the Park's 100th anniversary in 2002, and originally operated as a committee of the National Park Foundation. The Trust became independent in late 2006 and was operating as a fund of the Oregon Community Foundation while also seeking independent nonprofit status.  The Trust obtained its tax exempt status in January of 2008 and is now operating as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Support Crater Lake

The Trust depends on your tax-deductible donations to help students, teachers, and visitors to share in the excitement of this great natural wonder.

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Crater Lake License Plates

For just $30, you can join some 400,000 Oregon residents and show your support for Crater Lake by purchasing a Crater Lake License Plate.

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Contact Us

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Crater Lake National Park Trust
PO Box 62
Crater Lake, OR 97604

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(541) 770-1179

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