Crater Lake


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Crater Lake

A lake of southwest Oregon in a volcanic crater of the Cascade Range. At 594 m (1,949 ft) deep, it is the deepest lake in the United States.
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Cra′ter Lake′


n.
a lake in the crater of an extinct volcano in SW Oregon. 1932 ft. (589 m) deep.
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Translations
kraatterijärvi
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crater lake

nlago vulcanico
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References in classic literature ?
Daylight won across Chilcoot that same day, dropping down five hundred feet in the darkness and the flurrying snow to Crater Lake, where he camped.
Those below, without firewood, on the bitter rim of Crater Lake, heard from the driving obscurity above them a weird voice chanting: "Like Argus of the ancient times, We leave this modern Greece, Tum-tum, tum-tum, tum, tum, tum-tum, To shear the Golden Fleece."
Two miles beyond Crater Lake lay Happy Camp--so named because here was found the uppermost fringe of the timber line, where men might warm themselves by fire again.
But based on Phivolcs' field measurements since July 4, the eastern sector of Taal Volcano's main crater lake yielded no change in water temperature at 34.0[degrees]C.
'I think this place is really amazing,' Dumas said while looking over the main crater lake, the most prominent feature of the landscape.
The companies manufacture award-winning Crater Lake Spirits brand of gin, vodka and whiskey.
Within the island is another crater lake with the world's smallest volcano, the highly active Taal.
Residents of crater Lake Simbi Nyaima in Kendu Bay also expressed disappointment over the low visits by tourists to the site whose formation the locals believed was a result of the villagers' greed and arrogance.The Luo attach great importance to the site because of the legendary story which states that heavy storm swept the whole village which occupied the space after the villagers refused to assist an old woman in need of shelter and food.
Kawah Putih Crater Lake or White Crater is enchanting to look at a distance.
The 12-day Wonders of Oregon itinerary costs from PS2,340pp and includes Crater Lake national park and award-winning local wine, with a tour leader and private transport in a custom-designed vehicle with wi-fi.
A sub-decree dated June 13 placed the 225-hectare crater lake - located in Yeak Laom commune in Ratanakkiri's Banlung city - under the management of the Ministry of Environment.