Get to know this 5.2-mile out-and-back trail near Crater Lake, Oregon. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 2 h 7 min to complete. This trail is great for hiking and running, and it's unlikely you'll encounter many other people while exploring. The best times to visit this trail are June through October. You'll need to leave pups at home — dogs aren't allowed on this trail.