Nothing beats the sublime beauty of a desert lake, its azure waters shimmering dreamily against the golden hues around it, green grasses waving invitingly in the breeze, beckoning to thirsty animals and weary travelers.
Crater Lake, Oregon
Crater Lake in Oregon is the deepest lake in the US and one of the 10 deepest in the world, at 1,943 feet deep. Incredibly blue and clean water of Crater Lake boasts scenic beauty, with vertiginous cliffs and two outstanding islands.
Crater Lake is best for scuba diving as you can explore lava formation, underwater moss meadows and wildlife in crystal clear shallows or the bottom of a flooded volcano with the help of deep-sea submersible. Wizard Island boat cruises on the calm, clear blue water around crater's island is also worth a try
Contact us if this lake is a drinking water reservoir or if it's located on a private property.
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