Crater Lake National
Hands and Hoofs: Horse Group helps Crater Lake Ski Patrol mark winter trails
- September 18, 2008
"She's a very versatile little mare," says Virginia Gray, a member of the Klamath Falls Horse and Carriage Society, as the 87-year-old outdoorswoman pats her 11-year-old
Norwegian Fjord, Pixie.
Crater Lake seeks volunteers - November 3, 2008
The Friends of Crater Lake National Park is seeking volunteers to assist the staff at Crater Lake National Park at the Rim Village winter desk and Steel Visitor Center.
Ski patrol volunteers needed at Crater Lake Park - October 10, 2008
If you love backcountry skiing, then the Crater Lake Ski Patrol has an opportunity for you: Volunteers are needed this winter to patrol the national park’s cross-country ski trails and provide
visitors with information and emergency medical services if needed.
Crater Lake needs volunteers
- August 11, 2008
Friends of Crater Lake is seeking volunteers for work projects later this month. The Friends group will host its 15th annual project
weekend Aug. 22-24 at the park. A variety of work projects are planned, from painting a sign near the park's south entrance station to installing a warning sign near the Sun Notch area
of Rim Drive.
Exploring Crater Lake in Winter: Volunteers Answer Pressing
Questions - December 15, 2007
other volunteers are at the information desk, near windows that
provide a protected view of the lake and surrounding mountain,
from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and during
the Christmas holidays. The room itself is open from 10 a.m. to
Crater Lake Seeks
October 27, 2007
Volunteers willing to field questions and provide information about winter
activities at Crater Lake National Park are being sought by the Friends of
Crater Lake Ski Patrol looking for members
- October 18, 2007
If the idea of an evening ski tour at Crater Lake sounds
appealing, you might want to think about joining the volunteer ski patrol....
Volunteers become Park Service's public face
November 28, 2006
Farther West, at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon, Lloyd and Larry Smith
have retired from teaching public school students and seasonal ranger jobs to
volunteer their services at Crater Lake and Mount Rainier.
Gregory Robert Hartell - April 27, 2006
Gregory Robert “Greg” Hartell, 66, died April 23, 2006, at his home in Algoma north of Klamath Falls of mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer.
Teens rehabilitate trails near Crater Lake - August 18, 2005
Why else would a crew of a dozen teenagers doing trail work in
Crater Lake National Park's backcountry willingly hike two miles
to gobble lunch in the shadow of Stuart Falls, then reverse the
trek - a steeply uphill walk - to spend the afternoon widening
the path, pulling out exposed rocks and replacing them with dirt
fill, trimming limbs and other sweat-inducing tasks.
Friends of Crater Lake to repair
Annie Creek - August 03, 2004
The Friends of Crater Lake, a volunteer group that offers assistance to
Crater Lake National Park, will join a park trail crew to help repair
Annie Creek Aug. 20 to 22.
Crater ski patrol launches effort for new ski signs
February 20, 2004
Members of the park's ski patrol are installing new metal signs. Some
are replacements for worn-out wooden signs - "They're starting to turn
into firewood," said Niel Barrett, a long-time ski patrol member - and
some are totally new directional signs.
Friends of Crater to meet Saturday
September 29, 2003
The Friends of Crater Lake, a group formed to
assist with programs at Crater Lake National Park, is taking an active
role in the park's upcoming centennial celebrating 100 years as a
Project aims to keep Crater Lake
black bears wild - August 18, 2003
Friends of Crater Lake National Park will make improvements aimed at making a park campground less bear-friendly this weekend.
Crater Lake ski patrol earns national honors
isn't the season for cross country skiing, but for members of the Crater
Lake National Park Ski Patrol it is a time for celebrating.
- May 29, 2003
During his tenure, his most enduring and beloved
contribution was creation of a Volunteers In Parks (VIP) program. In his
honor, and in celebration of National Volunteer Week, the National Park
Service and National Park Foundation created the George B. Hartzog Jr.
Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service.
National Award for Crater Lake Ski
Patrol - April 29,
National Park Service and the National Park Foundation recently announced
the winners of the first annual George B. Hartzog, Jr. Awards for
Outstanding Volunteer Service. The award for outstanding volunteer service
by a group went to the Crater Lake National Park Volunteer Ski Patrol.
Crater Lake Ski Patrol crucial to
park operations - February 21, 2002
a reason why members of the Crater Lake Ski Patrol wear red
Crater Lake Friends will hold
meeting on Saturday: Watchman restaurant to host meeting
October 03, 2001
Friends of Crater Lake will hold their ninth annual meeting at
Crater Lake National Park on Saturday.
Land Obtained By Nature Lovers
- September 15, 1947
he National Park Service says two
nature-lovers have contributed $3,500 for federal-government
acquisition of privately-owned land inside Glacier National
Current Conditions at Crater Lake National Park
by Grovin Thewer)
Crater Lake Webcam